Feeling Silly about the Gilis March 4th 2010 FANTASY: deserted beach. crystal clear water. ice cold beer. guitar music playing softly in the background. mountainous island in the distance.
REALITY: Gili Air!!!!
I had never heard of the Gili Islands before researching this trip, but the second I saw a picture of these 3 tiny islands off the coast of Lombok, i knew i had to come here. You all need to google GILI ISLANDS immediat ... read more
Asia » Indonesia » Bali The Dutch began to colonize Indonesia in the early 17th century; the islands were occupied by Japan from 1942 to 1945. Indonesia declared its independence after Japan's surrender, but it required four years of intermittent negotiations, recurring hos... ... read more