Scuba day March 2nd 2014 Yesterday was very lazy. We walked towards the northern end of the island (took about 10 minutes) to the beach opposite the Horizontal Hotel, where our hotel said the best snorkelling was to be had. There were some very comfortable-looking sunbeds in front of a beach restaurant called Gili Café (wifi worked fabulously on the beach too) and we could use them for free if we bought drinks, lunch etc ... read more
Asia » Indonesia » Lombok » Gilli Trawangan 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
Lucky to travel for half of the year, both for work and pleasure. SE Asia is always my first choice for pleasure and for work? Happy to go wherever I’m sent, usually to Spain and Italy. Nowhere is boring. There are always people to meet and new places to explore. And books to read.....
PS No idea why my photo is sideways......... full info