Blogs from Kuta, Lombok, Indonesia, Asia - page 4


Asia » Indonesia » Lombok » Kuta February 5th 2007

Hello Everyone! Travel has been extensive and internet not redally avaliable all the time. Here is a quick update from Indonesia. After spending some time in the Gili Islands corey and I decided to go back to Bali and head to Nusa Lombongon, a small island south east of Bali. As we pulled into Mataryam, the capital of Lombok, we hooked up with one of our fellow Canadians, and with one minute to departure back to Bali, we changed our ticket to Kuta, Lombok! Best decision ever! Kuta, Lombok is a hidden surf spot that draws hundreds of surfers in the high season; but thankfully for us it was still the low. This place has around 15 surf spots all within a 30min scooter ride! We rolled into town and heded right for the ocean. A ... read more
Hittin' the open road
Safe Bridge?!
Local Gas station

Asia » Indonesia » Lombok » Kuta February 4th 2007

Surfing Well its still the off season here for surf, which might not be such a bad thing. I spent the last four days on the southern coast of Lombak, where my days consisted of a 6kms scouter ride into a bay called Groupuc followed by a 1.5 kms boat ride to a break called inside. The surf break here was just packed and was definetly not for beginers, but I guess what doesnt kill ya can only make you stronger. I caught a few waves here, but I spent most of the time staying out of the way of other surfers and getting pummeled by the breaks for being in the wrong place at the wrong time. The Power system here was terrible and totally unpredictable, it would cut off and on somewhere around 15 ... read more
Outside Groupuc
Point board

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