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3 HOT tips for Surfing Indonesia

3 HOT tips for Surfing Indonesia

How can we be at our peak physical health in order to maximize our water time while surfing in Indonesia? Travelling to wave rich, tropical surf destinations like Indonesia is going to guarantee you some serious water time and epic conditions because of the consistent, year round, swells. In order…

TOURIST TRAPS: DANGERS IN LOMBOK

TOURIST TRAPS: DANGERS IN LOMBOK

Aside from the obvious one these are the dangers of travelling in Lombok. The most obvious one is going out and surfing shallow reefs when you don’t have the experience to do it. The best way around this is to go with an accredited surfing instructor who can show you…

TIPS FOR TRAVELLING ALONE IN INDONESIA

TIPS FOR TRAVELLING ALONE IN INDONESIA

Travelling alone can be daunting. If its your first time. We take our hat off to you for giving it a go! Now first things first. Your safety. Indonesia is a very safe country however like any place it also has it dangerous areas where crime figures are higher. The…

TIPS FOR BEGINNER SURFERS IN LOMBOK

TIPS FOR BEGINNER SURFERS IN LOMBOK

So you’ve decided to give surfing a go. Fantastic! Here are some tips to make sure you are keeping yourself safe while learning how to surf. Always go with an experienced AND more importantly a qualified surf coach. We say this because you must understand the fundamentals of wave formation,…

PLACES TO MEET PEOPLE IN LOMBOK

PLACES TO MEET PEOPLE IN LOMBOK

If you are travelling alone – meeting people can be quite difficult. So these are the places to go in Lombok to meet new people. BUS BAR – KUTA LOMBOK This place is by far the best place to meet people. The chilled vibe and great tunes make it an…

HOW TO FIND A SURF INSTRUCTOR IN LOMBOK

HOW TO FIND A SURF INSTRUCTOR IN LOMBOK

Finding a surf instructor in Lombok is easy. A lot of people make the mistake of going with the first surf instructors that approaches them. This is fraught with risk. One thing to note about surf guides once you say you are going with someone – you’re stuck with them…

CULTURAL MISTAKES TOURISTS MAKE IN LOMBOK

CULTURAL MISTAKES TOURISTS MAKE IN LOMBOK

Lombok is traditional. Tourism has not enveloped the culture here like Bali – so here are some cultural tips to ensure your stay is fun and safe. Bikinis away from the beach. Don’t do it! Bikinis are for the beach. If you are walking around Kuta or Gerupuk – take…