Komodo liveaboard

Our grande finale for Asia had been chosen months ago. While looking into cool places to go diving around South East Asia we had found out about Komodo National Park and booked ourselves on a liveaboard with Wicked Diving. Komodo is famed for it’s abundance of fish, rainbows of coral and also the currents. These…

A Roadtrip through the Island of Flowers

The island of flowers, as the Dutch named it, or the island of snakes as the Indonesians named it, is one of Indonesia‚Äôs developing islands. Offering beautiful landscapes, traditional culture and, in certain areas, developed tourism. We chose to go to Flores for some diving in the nearby Komodo National Park, but once we started…

In search of culture on Bali

Our arrival into Ubud was fairly easy although we had a decent walk to our hostel. This meant we saw a fair amount of town on the way in. Compared to relaxed sleepy Tulamben, it was a bustle of yoga wear shops, overpriced cafes and art shops. Settled in to our alright place to stay…

Tulamben

Tulamben is a small village on the north-eastern shore of Bali and (like the rest of this stretch of coast) famous for diving. There are many places which offer very similar experiences along the coast, but Tulamben is slightly different. It stands out from the crowd thanks to it’s Liberty. USAT Liberty to be precise….

Mount Batur

We arrived on Bali and made our way to the bus station at Gilimanuk. We were prepared for hassle, but actually the bus drivers were friendly, laughing and enjoying making up numbers as prices for their buses. It was good that we had found the real price online so we knew what was right. The…