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Three Gili on January

What people say was right, it’s not recommended to visit Lombok and its Gili on January¬† (local language for small island). They say the wave is so high, rain pours down almost every day, less sunshine and less party in Gili!! Darn!! less party in one of party animal’s Mecca?? gotta be kidding me! Yup, at least that’s what i see when I spent my vacation last January in Lombok and three Gili. A night at Gili Trawangan became gloomy and tranquil night, accompanied by drizzle and splashing steps on the road. Well, we (I, Dimas, Ririn and Olin) started our journey from Senggigi beach, one of most recommended beach area for a perfect romantic vacation, which also becomes the nearest area to transit before going to three Gili. In early morning, hostel picked up service brought us to Ombak Belig dock to sail to Gili Trawangan. We departed quite early in order to avoid the high wave that usually shows up before noon. There are three touristic Gili in Lombok, Gili Trawangan, Gili Air, …