Frangipani – beautiful, fragrant and legendary!

Frangipani – beautiful, fragrant and legendary! With its grey/green bark, long leaves and colourful distinctive flowers, the frangipani is a common sight in the Gilis, adorning gardens and women’s hair.

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GIDA – Gili Islands Dive Association – Diving safe in the Gilis

GIDA – Gili Islands Dive Association DIVING SAFE IN THE GILIS Are you in Gili Trawangan and you cannot make up your mind on which dive shop to dive with?

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The Spice Trade

  THE SPICE TRADE A history full of flavour   Indonesian Proverb “Asam di gunung, garam di laut bertemu dalam satu belanga.” (Tamarind on the mountain, salt in the sea

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Warung – fast and slow food

  WARUNG – FAST AND SLOW FOOD – Warung is one of the words in Bahasa Indonesian you are likely to hear more often. Meaning “small restaurant”, in Indonesia and

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Sharks Species –  Record-holder underwater creatures

  Probably one the ocean most famous animals, sharks are a very diverse group of fish. There are hundreds of shark species, many of which are record-holders for being the

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Gili Shark Foundation

Gili Shark Foundation – Making the Gilis a safe haven for sharks! Gili Shark Foundation – Pour un refuge des requins aux Gilis! With a degree in marine environmental science

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Merdeka! Indonesia Independence Day

MERDEKA! INDONESIA INDEPENDENCE DAY Published on Gili Life On August 17, 2015, Indonesia celebrates its 70 years of independence. In these seventy years, Indonesia has made amazing progress, becoming a

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LKCNHM Sustainable Design Meets Science

LKCNHM – SUSTAINABLE DESIGN MEETS SCIENCE   Published on the Jakarta Post Adopting state-of-the-art environmental standards and a scientific, contemporary interpretative approach, Singapore’s Lee Kong Chian Natural History Museum (LKCNHM)

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Yoga in the Gili Islands

YOGA IN THE GILI ISLANDS Published on Gili Life It is no wonder that the Gilis are becoming a popular yoga destination. Stunning ocean views, colourful striped skies profiling Mount

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LKCNHM – Celebrating Biodiversity

LKC NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUM – CELEBRATING BIODIVERSITY   Published on the Jakarta Post   A new museum just opened in Singapore — unique among its kind and the biggest in

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