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Topic: cheap mentawai?

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RE: cheap mentawai?

« on: July 22 2007 17:07:00 »

Is it hard to find a place near telescopes or ketiut (HT's) to sat for cheap?
Can you really just pay 10k rupes a night plus food?

How bad are the crowds? do they have mossie nets or do i bring my own?



RE: cheap mentawai?

« Reply #1 on: November 29 2007 00:11:00 »

hey Venus,

sorry i never go back to u iv been flat out, i am dead keen to take up your offer for maybe May-June next year. Could you possibly email me some photos of your place? if not just a little background info, like have u got mossie nets



RE: cheap mentawai?

« Reply #2 on: December 01 2007 05:12:00 »

noworries mate ...ill sent to ur email directly.

cheers mate



RE: cheap mentawai?

« Reply #3 on: July 26 2008 23:07:00 »

im a local surfer at banten, west java, inland from panaitan island, so if anybody needs a guide to go to panaitan isaland or other surf spots in  west java you can contact me at 08568170346 my name is fridoun...



RE: cheap mentawai?

« Reply #4 on: March 18 2009 06:03:00 »

get ur eppics in mentawai island by low budget trip
feel free to ask and text



Best deal for Mentawais

« Reply #5 on: December 23 2012 19:12:00 »

Can anybody tell me the best priced boat to do a 10 day trip that has Air conditioning and has good reviews? Going in Mid May 2013.

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