EVERY TRAVELLER has an individual list of favorite islands. For some prefer to visit Caribbean, Hawaii, South Pacific islands or could be Bali in Indonesia. In addition to those unforgetable lovely islands, there is one that will also astound you to great length. Here, we introduce Lombok Island. If you are looking to get away from your busy life, make sure Lombok Island should be at the top of your list this time.
Lombok Island is a vacation destination that offers great level of relaxation. More than 24 spots for tourist to visit in Lombok and mostly are islands , beaches , snorkeling and diving activities Whether you want to travel on a budget or are looking to plan a luxury getaway, Lombok island holidays will satisfy your hunger with beautiful beaches, enchanting waterfalls, looming volcano or Segara Anak, the crater lake of Mount Rinjani.
Gili Kedis an uninhabit small island in southwest will bring you same experience like Cast Away movie , Gili Trawangan , Gili Meno , Gili Air are some famous spots to be visited for snorkeling in Lombok.
Lombok is becoming popular with tourists and honeymooners who want to relax in an inexpensive, tropical, uncrowded atmosphere, with many natural treasures and majestic scenery. If you love sunbathing, snorkeling, diving, surfing, trekking, swimming, incredible spas, golfing or adventure tours, you can do it all here in Lombok Island.
Sasak Sade Village
The Sasak tribe is one of the tribes that inhabit Lombok Island, and speaks Sasak language. Most Sasak tribes are Muslims. The word Sasak comes from the word sak sak, meaning one one. Related with their beautiful art-product make fabrics by “weaving” ( sesek in Sasak language ) , Sèsèk is done by inserting the thread one by one (sak sak), then the thread is stifled or pressed to tightness and solid to become fabric by hitting the loom.
The unique sound that sounded when the loom is being hit sounds like a “sak sak” and only done twice. That is the origin of the word sasak which is then taken as the name of the tribe on the island of Lombok.