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Rinjani's campsites are covered in litter. Credit Harry Vasiliadis

Trash-Tinted Goggles: Mountains of Garbage Overshadow Indonesia’s Ambitious Tourism Plans

A sprawling archipelago of white sandy beaches, towering active volcanoes, seas abundant with marine life, rich rainforests, and dozens of ethnic cultures, it’s easy...

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Motocross Circuit Aims to Boost Lombok Tourism

In order to bolster tourism interest on Lombok, PT Angkasa Pura I will soon develop an international standard motocross circuit in the airport area.

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Lombok to Get a Boost with $3B Mandalika Project (Infographic)

The Mandalika project includes building out infrastructure including solar power plants, water treatment facilities and roads on Lombok.

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Expats Looking Forward to Lombok’s First Jazz Festival

The first international Lombok Jazz Festival is predicted to attract a slew of foreigners. The event is hoped to become a new icon for Lombok tourism.

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Australia to Help Manage Lombok International Airport

Indonesia asked Australia to jointly manage Lombok International Airport and further develop related tourism opportunities.

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Reason for the Seasons: A Portrait of Indonesian Spirituality

Travelling throughout Indonesia, religious affiliation is a question I’m frequently asked. My forename gives away my Christian background. Lately, I view Christianity...

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Hundreds of Tourists Missing after Volcano Erupts in Lombok

Nearly 400 tourists are missing after a volcano erupted on the island of Lombok in the West Nusa Tenggara Province. Indonesian authorities deployed aid and rescue teams...

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Peduli Anak: Lombok’s Sanctuary for Underprivileged Children

Set amid rice fields on the pristine island of Lombok is a children’s development centre called Peduli Anak, which was built in 2006 to care for underprivileged kids....

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Tips for Investors: The Unwritten Rules of Doing Business in Lombok

An experienced entrepreneur shares some important tips you should take note of before starting up a business or putting your money in Lombok. Today, it is often referred...

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Lombok’s Clean Up Hero

Gavin Edward Birch rose earlier than the sunrise. He loved staring at the horizon, that thin line between the sky and the sea, witnessing the first light of sunrise....

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Investing in Lombok Real Estate: Naga Indo Investment Limited

With development in Bali reaching a tipping point, more and more investors are looking eastwards to Lombok. Silk Air has recently requested a direct route from Perth to...

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Tourists Pick Up Rubbish on Beach in Lombok

Two South African tourists holidaying in the South of Lombok spent the day relaxing and enjoying the views of the stunning Selong Belanak beach. Although the white-sand...

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Bali and Beyond: A Property Business Perspective

Terje Nilsen, Principal of Ray White Paradise, a leading real estate company in Bali, discusses what’s hot in property in Bali and beyond. We are about six months into...

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For Sharks’ Sake, Take a Vacation

A story by Our Better World City girl Kathy Xu dreamt up a paradise trip to save sharks, help fishermen and promote conservation in Lombok, Indonesia. Her boat trip off...