cycling tour

The Great Lombok Sumbawa Adventure

What could two English teachers possibly want from a holiday? Take our hobbies and profession, add them all together and you will come up with The Great Lombok Sumbawa Adventure. 2 Mountain bikes 1 Camera 4 Legs 2 Islands 2 Crazy English Teachers 4 Government Schools 320 English Students 1 Dennis Day ONE Senggigi Lombok[…]

Read More
Sumbawa island, West Nusa Tenggara

Sumbawa Island, Great Place To Experience The Best Of Indonesian Hospitality

Sumbawa is a long stretch of island sandwiched between Lombok to the West and Flores to the East. Sumbawa doesn’t receive many visitors due to its location and lack of tourist facilities but this shouldn’t stop the adventure thirsty traveller… Sumbawa will delight you with its dramatic landscape and ever so friendly people. Sumbawa is[…]

Read More
The palace of Sumbawa, Istana Dalam Loka

Sumbawa Besar – Clean, Beautiful, Healthy, Safe and Proper

Due to its remoteness, Sumbawa Besar is rarely visited by travellers and those that do manage to arrive here tend only to stay overnight as they will continue their journey further East towards Flores or West towards Lombok. Besar is an acronym for Bersih, Elok, Sehat, Aman Dan, Rapi. This translates to Clean, Beautiful, Healthy,[…]

Read More
Doro bata hill, Dompu

Dompu : Charming Town On The Road To Mount Tambora Or Lakey Beach Surf

Not many have heard of the town of Dompu on Sumbawa. But for avid mountain climbers, Dompu is a small attractive town on the trek leading up north to Mt. Tambora, the supervolcano on Sumbawa, whose mega explosion on 11 April 1815 caused the “Year without Summer” in far away Europe the following year. For surfers, the[…]

Read More
Dropping-in at the Lakey Peak, Lakey beach

Lakey Beach : Long, Wide And Palm-lined

Have you ever heard the term “left-hander” waves? If you have not and want to see or even conquer this surfing experience then come to Lakey Beach. This beach is located in the Hu’u Village, Dompu Regency, in the province of West Nusa Tenggara on the east coast of Sumbawa Island. Lakey beach is a long, wide, palm-lined, white-sand stretch[…]

Read More
Mount Tambora National Park Trekking

Mount Tambora, “The Pompeii Of The East”

Situated near the northern edge of the island of Sumbawa in the West Nusa Tenggara Province, – between the islands of Lombok and Flores, Mount Tambora is known to the world as the site of the largest and most deadly volcanic eruption in recorded history. Just like Mount Toba in North Sumatra, Mount Tambora is also recognized as one of the world’s supervulcanoes. However,[…]

Read More
Moyo Island, West Nusa Tenggara

Adventure On Moyo Island

For lovers of nature and the underwater world, three kilometers off the North coast of Sumbawa lies Moyo Island, a pristine environment with rugged coastlines and a grassy savannah home to all sorts of wildlife. Moyo island has become more famous with the visit or Princess Diana of England who sought refuge on this island from[…]

Read More
The town of Sumbawa besar

The Rugged Island Of Sumbawa, West Nusa Tenggara

Home to renowned surfing spots, the rugged island of Sumbawa in West Nusa Tenggara is a remote yet beautiful place. Located to the east of the more famous Lombok island, Sumbawa is just waiting to be discovered. It may take longer to reach but once you get to Sumbawa you’ll be rewarded with excellent surf[…]

Read More
error: Do Not Copy