Index of Information about Lombok

Food and Drink.
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Tuna with Lombok sauce.

Most people in Lombok cook fresh food, from fresh vegetables and fresh fish. Best fishing area in Lombok: Gili Trawangan, Gili Meno, Gili Air, Gili Nanggu, Gili Gede, Gili Tangkog, and Meninting Village.
Nature and History.
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Sasak's House.

The indigenous Lombok people, the Sasaks, make up ±90% of Lombok’s population.
Art and Culture.
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Hand Weaving "Songket".

Sukarara Village, Sade Village and Pringgasela are a traditional village in Lombok to produce songket. Sukarara Village is located in District Jonggot, Central Lombok, around 20 km or 30 minutes from Mataram.
Art and Culture.
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Tandang Mendet.

Tandang Mendet Dance or War Dance is one of the traditional dances that has existed since the Kingdom of Selaparang.
Food and Drink.
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Nasi Balap Puyung.

Name of Puyung came from Puyung Village, Central Lombok. Papuk Isum created of Puyung Rice in 1980s.
Nature and History.
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Waterfall: Benang Sekotel.

Located in the forest area in the southern Praya, Mount Rinjani National Park. Legend: it was the place used by goddess Dewi Anjani to purify and cleanse herself.
Nature and History.
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Fauna: Deers.

The M.Rinjani National Park area of approximately 41,330 hectares. The park ecosystem is in the transitional zone between Asia and Australia (Wallace zone).
Nature and History.
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Beach: Pink Beach.

Located: in the small village Sekaroh, Jerowaru, Tanjung Ringgit, East Lombok. Other names: Baraq Beach and Tangsi Beach.
Food and Drink.
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Drink: Tuak Manis - Palm Beer.

The taste is fresh, sweet and non-alcohol, and produced from palm tree enau. It’s believed to cure various diseases.
Food and Drink.
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Pelecing Kangkung.

It’s a tropical and subtropical plant grown as a vegetable. It has tender shoots and leaves. It is different to kale in English.
Nature and History.
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Coastal Cliff - Tebing Beach.

The cliff is the result of abrasion caused by large waves. Interestingly, undulating land that formed that cliff is the result of an eruption of Mount Samalas in 1257.
Nature and History.
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History: Mosque Bayan Beleq.

Bayan Beleq Mosque is in Bayan Village, North Lombok. Located ± 80 km from Mataram.
Nature and History.
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Flora: Orchid Spathoglottis Plicata.

It is large purple orchid, commonly known as ground orchid. With range colour of white to purple.
Art and Culture.
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Gendang Beleq.

For more detail, please follow the links below: English: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gendang_beleq Indonesian: https://id.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gendang_beleq
Art and Culture.
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Peresean.

-A fight between two men armed with a rattan cane (stranding) and armoured buffalo skin thick and hard. Shield called Ende.
Food and Drink.
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Bulayak Satay.

Bulayak is rice cake wrapped in a palm leaf, and shaped like a spiral. Please try the satay Bulayak if you came to Lombok.

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