One of destination you should visit if you are in Sumbawa, one of the biggest traditional market placed on the downtown and easy to access from anywhere, “Pasar Seketeng” that’s how we pronounced it, is completely provide and available anything needs by all housewife’s to fulfill their purchase, this is where you can get all the things for your kitchen complement start from fruits, vegetables, meat, fish, handicrafts, kitchen set, food or cake, and any services such as shoe-sol, watch fixing or cloth sewing. Seketeng was start since the first kingdom ruled in Sumbawa is used to sell-buy something, it’s the place where all the seller gather together and all the buyer bid the items they want to get very special and lower price.
To get through Pasar Seketeng, you have to use the public transportation used called as Bemo or Ojek, it’s your decision to take the blue or the yellow one for choosing bemo as your transportation because it will drive you to Pasar Seketeng with different way, because they have their own track for both blue and yellow. While by using Ojek you can drive all the way tracks to get there because there’s no specific boulevard to cross by using it.
And finally it’s not complete if you spend some period of times in Sumbawa by without buy something originally come from Sumbawa such us our handicraft like a sarong or all woven product or even camera pictures that you can get from the beauty of the environment, people, or heritage itself.