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Sade Village, a local Sasak’s encampment during Rembitan area, Lombok

The Sade Village (S8.83926 E116.29181) is located northward 8km from Kuta beach, in a Rembitan area of Lombok, a debate took around 20 minutes. Sade Village is a many revisit visit by traveller everyday, therefore a encampment beam acquire us and explain a enlightenment along a encampment tour.

The Sasak people live especially on a island of Lombok, Indonesia, numbering around 2.6 million (85% of Lombok’s population). They are associated to a Balinese in denunciation and race, nonetheless a Sasak are primarily Muslim while a Balinese are Hindu. Source from here.

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The many ancient Sasak encampment in Lombok is a encampment of Bayan, situated nearby a feet of Mount Rinjani, that is a building of a Wektu Telu. Wektu Telu is a graphic underline of religion, a syncretic faith of Islam intertwined with elements of Hinduism, Buddhism, and ancient normal beliefs, singular to Lombok island.

A tiny minority of Sasaks called a Bodha (estimated population: 8,000) are especially found in a encampment of Bentek and on a slopes of Gunung Rinjani. They are totally inexperienced by Islamic change and ceremony animistic gods, incorporating some Hindu and Buddhist influences in their rituals and eremite vocabulary. This organisation of Sasak, due in partial to a name of their tribe, are famous as Buddhists by a Indonesian government.” Source from here.

Nonetheless, notwithstanding differences in eremite beliefs, a Sasak live in peace among themselves.

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There were houses, rice stable (lumbung) and rite gymnasium (beruga) in a village. All a roof are lonesome by elephant plant (alang-alang), providing poise in prohibited continue and regard during night. The wall are mostly done by bamboo and a engaging partial is a building and some half wall is done by a reduction of clay and buffalo feces.Well, it was not scent during all. Beside that, it also works as a butterfly repellent.

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The Sasak’s residence fundamentally divided into 3 event : sleeping area, vital room and kitchen. Men are limited during a initial event to strengthen a women in a house, since if a male wish to marry a woman, he has to ‘kidnap’ a women (but with a permission). The tradition has been continue until today…

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Men in a encampment mostly are farmer, while a women stay during home weaving, creation handicrafts and souvenirs for a visitors and tourists.

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The modernization seems unable to change a village, and they still confirmed a flawlessness that also upheld by a internal encampment and their strange denunciation – The Sasak language.

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The opening of their residence is designed not aloft than adult, so each guest come in have to reduce down their conduct while flitting through, it’s a approach to honour a host.

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We enjoyed a debate really most and learn a lot from a enlightenment of inland Sasak villagers, they were accessible too…

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After visiting a Sade village, it was roughly cooking time…and we streamer to Senggiri beach for seafood dinner…

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Kuta beach of Lombok island

Less than 5km (10 mins journey) from Ashtari Restaurant and Lounge, we visited a circuitously beach – Kuta beach (S8.89492 E116.28319) of south Lombok island (there’s another Kuta beach in Bali that is different).
According to Pak Uji, definition ‘Kuta’ is gateway during a south, therefore there’s another gateway in Bali too.

But we arrived during Kuta beach in bad timing, it was pale and low tide…

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Despite a weather, all of us usually simply fire surrounding to confident a cameras…:)

The beach is full of volcano rocks, and a vital opposite from a others beaches we visited was a sands…it’s not indeed ‘sands’, there were arrangement of turn little stones! This was unequivocally special!

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Along a Kuta bay, a area is full of hotels and resorts, there’s also many activities area like cafe, grill and shops. we trust a night activities hear contingency be function too, though I’m nonetheless to knowledge it.

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Beside holding photos of a beach, one of a debate partner – Noelle who was enjoying personification with a children around and holding good photos.

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Noticed there were children and women walking along a beach offered souvenirs and palm weaved cloths…I didn’t ask for a price…

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Before we leave a beach, we found this inlet beauty station alone on a volcano rock…it’s a usually superb stone along a beach…

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There was zero much, we left a beach after 30 mins and continue a debate to a subsequent destination…

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Ashtari Restaurant and Lounge during South Lombok Island, Indonesia

After a ‘suntan session’ from a 2 beaches – Selong Belanak and Mawun beach, we were starving for food…traveling about 7km of circuitous highway from a beach, we finally reached Ashtari Restaurant and Lounge (S8.88255 E116.26417).

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While we walked into a grill area, beheld one little signage nailed on a tree…took a closer look, it settled “Yoga Platform”. Oh my goodness! Great! The Yoga activities within a nature! But we didn’t conduct to take a shot on a height since it was not prepared yet…

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The grill is situated on a tiny hill, everybody of us enjoying a transport from a opening adult to a restaurant…

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The initial overwhelming perspective captivated all of us was a patio that unaware a Kuta city and a beach. It was a fantastic view!

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Let me uncover we around a restaurant…
By walking into a categorical dining area, a place is full of bean bags…new judgment of a restaurant.

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Beside a bean bags area in a core of a restaurant, there are others opposite pattern of dining tables and chairs surrounded…

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With a sitting areas above, we trust a patio is a renouned area. And yes! We chose a patio too!

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The patio area has a ideal monumental perspective of a pleasing surrounding.

The accessible owners is Mr Priss, who innate in Paris.

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Mr Priss was an engineer and a engineer who had few hobbies in cooking and music. He was a executive of a grill and bar in Paris, and also owners of a restaurants in France. Before he came to Indonesia, he did a pattern and pattern for a Arabian Palace in Dubai and Saudi Arabia. Mr Priss and his mother unexpected consider of change their life character and motionless to started a grill in Bali called La Plage in Legian area, a grill continued to operated for 5 years. Beside a grill in Bali, he also managed to designed and assembled 5 villas in Bali island of Indonesia. Now, Mr Priss became one of a partners of Ashtari Restaurant and he been using it now for a year.

Before a food offer on table, everybody was bustling holding print around a restaurant…some only enraptured by a monumental view of Ashrati Restaurant…her name is Karen.

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At first, we had some starter…

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Then followed by a categorical courses…
Most of us motionless to try out their internal dishes, so we had a seafood Nasi Goreng Kampung and other debate friends systematic a internal seafood mee goreng, some tasted a beef burger…

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Beside a categorical courses above, it’s strongly endorsed we systematic a additional internal sambal (chili) for those who can take sharp chili, it was prohibited and marvelous! We all like it unequivocally much!

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The dishes were unequivocally astounded us with a internal and strange taste! Provided with a opposite recipe that we had it in a country, and a apportionment was large adequate to confident a hunger, delicious!

Dessert came after a meals, we attempted a pancakes with Nutella and banana…oh man! Nice and not overly sweet.

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The grill is also a ideal cold out place for a ice cold drink while examination a sunset…

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After we finished a smashing meals, everybody was relax on a bean bags and enjoyed their drinks…

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Because of a schedule, we can't laying on a bean bags for too long…too bad…
We started a tour to a subsequent destination…

* Strongly endorsed restaurant, contingency revisit during slightest once if we are transport to Lombok island.

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