AirAsia officiates Lombok hub
At the officiating ceremony, AirAsia unveiled livery featuring Lombok’s tourism icons, such as Mount Rinjani and the underwater charm of the Gili islands, located to the north-west of Lombok…..
It’s all Happening now.. Air Asias new hub is Lombok International and with the beautiful scenery, beaches and Moto GP just two years away, it’s going to be very busy..
Lombok: A genuine contender and not just a 'new Bali'
Lombok is like Bali 30 years ago. That statement was repeated to me several times while visiting the Indonesian paradise island smaller than the size of metropolitan Perth. The comparison is something that the Indonesian Government and airline Air Asia want to make internationally through its ’10 new Bali’s’ plan. It’s an economic tactic to draw tourists who might like the tropical vacation vibe Bali offers without the chaos…
Is Lombok ready for take off?
Following devastating earthquakes, which hit the north and northwest of Lombok in 2018, serious efforts to rebuild the island’s economy, infrastructure and tourism industry have been underway.
Two of the most recent initiatives have been the Island Tourism Forum (ITF) held in Mataram and the Arabian Travel Market (ATM) in Dubai both held at the end of April.