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Travel Blogs from Mataram
... much discussion we opted for the flight, as generally flying is the safest mode of transportation, and I didn't know how rough the ferry ride back would be and didn't want to risk being seasick and stuck on the boat for 6 hours. So we booked a flight for Tuesday morning, which meant we would need to take a boat from Gili Air back to Lombok on Monday morning, and spend the night at the town of Kuta on the southern tip of Lombok (and only 30 minutes from the airport). ...
... quite early before heading back to bed for a satisfied snooze. When we came round again we got showered and ready for the day, hoping to venture out and find our own version of Christmas lunch somewhere within Mataram. Based on our previous days exploits with the search for beer we didn't hold much hope but outside our hotel was a park, and on the other side of the park was a hotel. The hotel was pretty swanky with a pool and plenty of residence knocking around - but ...
... boat parties, day trips or for us so plus laying back and letting our minds be blown by the beauty it offers. So many shades of blue, and not a cloud in the sky. Highs of 38 degrees and this is the beginning of "rainy season". I partied all night and was up early to make the most of everyday 11 nights in a row and it's fair today we deserve our own room for tonight. I have been travelling with a bunch of Irish I met in ...
I seem to be doing all my commuting by boat at the moment. This morning I took the boat to Gili Air to spend two nights before heading to Lombok (which will be the last of my boat commutes). Sitting on a bean bag on the beach, cocktail in hand listening to chilled out music while watching the sun slowly set in the distance over Gili Meno and Gili Trawangan. You can't put a price on this. It's moments like this ...
... in front of us I tried to enjoy today’s accomplishments and remind myself my mind was strong and my body’s muscle memory was going to get me through. So a ton of photographs later we set off to find our camp for the night. Our orange tents glowing in the sunlight and the cook tent smoking away was a welcomed sight. About 10 wet wipes later and changing into my first new layer of dry clothes for the night I felt much bette. Then being served a hot cup ...
Other places to stay in Mataram
Medana Beach, Mataram | 5 star hotelfrom $310
- Ein guter Preis für den Luxus
- Wonderful honeymoon
- Missing the boat
Jln. Sriwijaya 81 , Mataram | Hotelfrom $55
Jl. Raya Mangsit Senggigi, Mataram | 4 star hotelfrom $78
Jl. Bung Karno No. 7, Mataram | Hotelfrom $39
Jl Pejanggi No 127 Cakranegara Lombok, Mataram | Hotelfrom $23
Jl. Ismail Marzuk No. 5, Mataram | Hotelfrom $25
Jalan Pejanggik No. 8, Mataram | Hotelfrom $45