Local and Abroad is an independent travel company that provides a reliable and affordable travel experience to the business and leisure commuter.
The company is a sole proprietorship, located in Ballito, South Africa and directed by Atalia Bunce.
We offer packages that include but are not limited to flights, accommodation, car hire, transfers, travel insurance, tours, cruises, and various sports, i.e skiing, diving, surfing, rugby, etc. Local and Abroad endeavours to fulfil your expectations and make your travels effortless and pleasurable by taking the time to find you the right products and services for your travel requirements. These are all arranged and packaged by a reliable third party.
Places we have explored include Mauritius, Morocco, Tenerife (Canary Islands), France, Corsica, Spain, Italy, Sardinia, Holland, London, Crete, Brugge, Shanghai, Argentina and Chile. Personal experience goes a long way and affords the client professional and experienced recommendation.
Determination, diligence and expertise is what Local and Abroad believes in. We want to be a part of creating unforgettable memories for all the adventurers out there!


Asu Surf Camp – 10 Nights

With the best view & location on the island, right in front of the wave and the sunset. If you’re planning a surf trip to Indonesia, then make sure you include a stay at Asu Surf Camp. Located in uncrowded Northern Sumatra, you will revel in the stoke of some of the best surf in the world, right at your doorstep, with modern conveniences like hot water and high speed internet to put shoots on your roots.

— Surfing season: April – October —


– Surfing
– Snorkeling
– Tidel pools
– Wifi access at the dining table
– Beach bonfires
– Trekking around the island

Package includes:

  • Return airport pickup in Nias and a 2 hour scenic car ride to west coast harbor of Sirombu
  • Return 30-45 minute speed boat ride to Asu
  • 15Min walk from the beach to the point to arrive at Asu Camp, WE CARRY IN ALL YOUR GEAR.
  • 3 Delicious meals a day of Indo and western variety, plus plenty of fresh fruit, juice, snacks, water, coffee, and tea
  • Asu Surf break, right at your front door!
  • Access to 9 other surf breaks by speedboat
  • A comfortable bed for 10 nights, with top quality spring mattress, fan for each bed, generator electricity 24 hours a day, free laundry service, hot water showers, and high speed satellite internet with wi-fi.

Package excludes:

  • Flights
  • Travel insurance
  • Mentawai tax
  • Alcoholic beverages and soft drinks

**Subject to availability and rates of exchange – Standard terms & conditions apply

Northern Sumatra
Aloita Resort

Aloita Resort is one of the most beautiful resorts in the Mentawais. This secluded island is surrounded by white sandy beaches, magnificent coral reef, turquoise waters and lush tropical vegetation. The resort accommodates both surfers and non-surfers and is therefore perfect for families and also surf beginners. For the optimum experience, we run a policy of maximum of 12 surfers at any time. Aloita is a beautiful destination for couples on honeymoon or for romantic getaways.

— Surfing season: April – October —

Amenities & Services:

– Tropical Spa
– Beachfront Bar & Restaurant
– Wi-Fi access
– PADI Diving Center
– Surf School
– Daily Yoga Classes
– Stand Up Paddle school & Rentals
– Watersports center
– Private Beach

Package Includes:

      • Return transfers from Padang airport to hotel and to the harbour the next day. Mentawai fast ferry for 3 hours and 15min private speedboat transfer
      • Transfer includes: 15 Kg luggage allowance, 15 Kg board bag allowance (1 piece), and porters
      • 1 Night pre- and 1 night post accommodation in Padang
      • 9 Nights in a double bungalow at Aloita Resort
      • Ceiling Fan and Air Conditioning (during the night)
      • Mentawaian Hammock
      • 3 delicious healthy meals daily, served buffet style and unlimited drinking water/tea/coffee

Package Excludes:

      • Flights
      • Travel insurance
      • Mentawai tax
      • Alcoholic beverages and soft drinks
      • 2 Boat trips p/d to various surf breaks: $50 p/d

We offer a special discount for kids aged 5-12 y/o; please contact us for special family offers. Children under 5 y/o stay free of charge

**Subject to availability and rates of exchange – Standard terms & conditions apply

Mentawai Islands
Livigno Ski Resort

4* Livigno is a famous high altitude ski and snowboard paradise with a long and snowsure winter from the end of November to the end of April. There are 110 km of fantastic ski runs to enjoy (12 black, 37 red and 29 blue pistes) for all grades of skiers on both sides of the wide and sunny valley. Away from the slopes, the centre of Livigno with its characteristic wooden buildings, has a pedestrian zone with an impressive variety of duty-free shops selling all types of goods. In addition there are bars galore, an abundance of pizzerias and restaurants and a bustling night life for night owls.

— Travel dates: Low season, mid January to March —


  • Bidvest premium lounge entrance
  • Return shuttle transfers
  • 10 Nights accommodation with dinner and breakfast
  • Ski hire
  • Ski pass
  • Insurance
  • Travel gift
  • Resort meet and greet to assist with ski pass

**Subject to availability – Terms & conditions apply


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