Is Lombok Indo’s Most Underrated (surfing) Gem?

Staying out of the sun in Lombok the best way possible. Photo: Audrey Hills Bali, known worldwide as the Isle of the Gods, drew a staggering 4.4 million visitors in 2018 and is the destination of choice for even more … Read More

Lombok set to be next hub for AirAsia.

AirAsia is looking to turn Lombok into its next major hub, with plans to launch services to Perth, Yogyakarta and Denpasar by mid-year. The budget carrier group states that the announcement of its hub plan follows a series of discussions on … Read More

UPDATED – NO fast boat service to Gili 24/01 – 28/01

Due to the weather, no fast boats are allowed to run ! as an alternative, you can use the local boats that run a few times a day from Bangsal. Send us an email for more information. info@samesamekutalombok.com

About Lombok

With divine beaches, the majestic Mt Rinjani and spectacular marine life to discover, the island of Lombok in West Nusa Tenggara has no shortage of attractions both in and out of the water. It’s no wonder that Lombok become one of the most popular … Read More

Perth – Lombok DIRECT flight as of February 2019

UPDATE: https://www.samesamekutalombok.com/lombok-set-to-be-next-hub-for-airasia The West Nusa Tenggara Provincial Government has collaborated with AirAsia to open the Perth, Australia flight routes to Lombok starting February 2019. NTB Governor H Zulkieflimansyah said the opening of the Perth-Lombok direct flight was to increase the … Read More

Rinjani Trekking OPEN again

A recent meeting in the Rinjani National Park office was held to discuss the assessment results of Sembalun track (East Lombok), Senaru track (West Lombok) Aik Berik track (Central Lombok) & Timba Nuh track (east Lombok). The conclusion was that … Read More

October 1st… Is Lombok Safe to Travel to post Earthquakes?

Whether Lombok is safe to visit is probably one of the most asked questions at the moment for people wanting to visit the Paradise of Lombok. We see it popping up on travel forums and Facebook pages every day. And … Read More

12 Obvious Reasons To Choose Kuta Lombok Over Kuta Bali

Does the idea of holidaying in Kuta Bali physically repulse you? Understandably. What was once a picturesque beach has been transformed into the Tijuana, Magaluf, Kovos (etc.) of Indonesia. But what if there was a spot that was like the … Read More

August, what a month !

August has been a strange month for everyone at SAME SAME. Normally this is one of the most buzzy months of the year… And this year it was even more buzzy, but in a totally different way. SAME SAME and … Read More

Earthquake Lombok | Facts vs Fiction

***Disclaimer*** This post might be blunt, but it will give you a very good and HONEST view on the situation in Lombok. ***Disclaimer*** We all know by now that Lombok was hit by several earthquakes. If not, on what planet … Read More