Hotel Tugu Lombok – an idyllic slice of paradise

We savor a cup of Lombok coffee by the beachside bar, watching tiny raindrops disturb the calm green water of the main pool; surrounded by purple flowers and overlooked by the goddess herself. “This is an early sign of the daily afternoon showers”, we are told “Don’t worry, these will pass soon and you can enjoy beach again!” Ah! that beautiful beach in the horizon…

We were waiting for our room at the Hotel Tugu Lombok, where the journey from Bali seemed to have taken us straight into a chapter of the epic, Mahabharata. Continue reading “Hotel Tugu Lombok – an idyllic slice of paradise”

Off to Lombok

Next Stop: Lombok.

It was difficult saying goodbye to Jimbaran Bay, but we can’t wait for our next stop; Lombok and the Gili Isles.

We took a speed boat from Bali to Lombok that saved us a lot of time (got there in 4.5 hrs)! The view was absolutely beautiful, and we could not have asked for better weather 🙂


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