Kuta Lombok and around
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Kuta is a great hub to explore the southern parts of Lombok ,here you find traditional Sasak villages like Rembitan and Sade,
numerous unspoilt whitesand beaches often popular destinations for surfers of all the world.
Going EAST of Kuta,you find Tanjung Aan 5 km from Kuta,a one kilometer wide whitesand bay with 2 beaches,one with a sand looking like
It's still a popular place for beginners with surfing,but Emaar properties will develop there a huge resort...
Further the fishing village of Gerupak is famous for its lobsters,here recently seaweed farming was introduced.
Going WEST of Kuta,the road climbs up steeply for 2 km to the top of a hill where you get a magnificent view of Kuta coast,going further,8 km
from Kuta lies the almost semicircular bay of Mawun.
Then the whitesand beach of Mawi offering good surfing.
Going further,18 km frm Kuta is Selong Blanak,a fishing village with a wide sandy bay.
For more information,browse Lomboklovers forum,a site managed by Gemma ,running Mimpimanis homestay in Kuta