Trans Flores Roadtrip: Part 1

Having done extremely minimal planning (basically none at all), and armed with just a free tourism booklet on Flores, we set off on our motorbike across Flores. We made for quite a sight – the 2 of us and our 2 bags squeezed onto 1 motorbike. The guy we rented the motorbike from suggested that […]

Chasing Swell: The Mission to Desert Point

Surfers can be pretty technical for supposed ‘chilled out’ people. Some check swell reports meticulously, scouring the digits in the hope of finding the perfect combo. And when they find it, wherever it may be, they are willing to travel many hours to find the wave. Desert Point is a wave in the southern half […]

The cheapest way to get to Kuta, Lombok from Bali

I am writing this post because I had to do a fair amount of digging and asking around to finally find out the cheapest way to get to Lombok from Bali. Most people are headed to the Gili islands, in which case it would prove cost effective to just catch a fast boat from Padangbai, […]