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Lom·bok

 (lŏm-bŏk′)
An island of south-central Indonesia in the Lesser Sunda Islands east of Bali, from which it is separated by the Lombok Strait. Long ruled by Bali, the island was annexed to the Dutch East Indies in 1894.

Lombok

(ˈlɒmbɒk)
n
(Placename) an island of Indonesia, in the Lesser Sunda Islands (Nusa Tenggara) east of Java: came under Dutch rule in 1894; important biologically as being transitional between Asian and Australian in flora and fauna, the line of demarcation beginning at Lombok Strait (a channel between Lombok and Bali, connecting the Flores Sea with the Indian Ocean). Chief town: Mataram. Pop: 2 536 000 (2004 est). Area: 4730 sq km (1826 sq miles)

Lom•bok

(lɒmˈbɒk)

n.
an island in Indonesia, E of Bali. 1,300,234; 1826 sq. mi. (4729 sq. km).
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Beach Lombok Island " After a full day's sailing we stop off at Giligenteng Island, one of a number of specks of palm-fringed islands, for a spot of snorkelling over the coral reefs and some waterskiing.
There are other trips to Probolinggo, Java Island (a fishing port), Lovina Beach on Bali (a black, sandy beach resort), Senggigi Beach, Lombok Island (a bustling beach resort with a great vibe) and Gili Sudak, on Lombok Island (a private resort on a beautiful sandy beach, lapped by turquoise waters).
Nugroho added that the alert level is maintained on orange (one level lower than the maximum alert - red) stressing that the ash did not affect the airport on Lombok island, about 40km from the east coast of Bali.
Nugroho added that the alert level is maintained on orange (one level lower than the maximum alert AaAaAeAc red) stressing that the ash did n affect the airport on Lombok island, about 40 km from the east coast of Bali.
In 1257, a volcano on Lombok Island in Indonesia erupted, ranked by geologists as the most powerful blast in the last 7,000 years.
The airport on neighbouring Lombok island was closed.
The airport on nearby Lombok island -- also a popular tourist destination east of Bali -- has opened and closed several times in the past few days.
Lombok Island has already made a name for itself as a halal destination, picking up World's Best Halal Destination and World's Best Halal Honeymoon Destination at the World Halal Travel Awards in 2015.
The 135 MW Flexicycle power plant will be built in Lombok Island in Indonesia.
INDONESIAN authorities say they have evacuated most tourists from Mount Barujari on Lombok island after it spewed a massive column of ash into the atmosphere.
The event, which was held yesterday in Western Nosatangara in Lombok island of Indonesia, was attended by D.