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GJ BLOG

A personal adventure travel blog

Last day on Perama 114

Christian Anderson

After Rinca the captain turned us Northwest to cross the Lombok strait, after which we would hug the thinly populated coast of Sumbawa on our way to Lombok. The journey West was punctuated by snorkelling and swimming stops, plus a pleasant stroll through a seaside village, Labuan Haji, en route to a waterfall. Labuan Haji was the highlight - not for the waterfall but for the village - a few days before I’d looked down from 20,000ft on countless villages like this one, wondering what life was like in them.

Well - neat little mosque, tidy stilted homes, and smartly-uniformed kids in an Australian-funded school - no doubt a hard life, but clearly a prosperous, friendly little community, and lovely to walk through and say our hellos as we passed. Mid afternoon on the second day, Mount Rinjani loomed out of the clouds on Lombok - having never climbed a volcano before it had been on my wish list for this trip, but losing the day in Bali put paid to this one, though I at least had the pleasure of seeing it erupt as we sailed by...