Trip Reports

Trip Report | Komodo | Dec 2013

Taking a turn around Komodo on the Wellenreng is always a great time!  With only 6 total passengers you get dive sites all to yourself.  What can we say that ...

Trip Report | Raja Ampat | Nov 2013

Wow, what an amazing Raja Ampat trip. For our third trip to Raja Ampat this year we chartered the Arenui, a luxury Phinisi style schooner staffed by some of our...

Trip Report | Komodo | Sep 2013

It's Komodo time again! When the weather here in Bali dries out it means we can take the umbrella out of the car and get our dive gear ready fro Komodo season. This year we headed to Komodo for back-to-back trips aboard the Indo Siren, our platform f...

Trip Report | Komodo | July 2013

Our friend Edi Frommenwiler invited us to join him on his boat the Pindito for a quick trip from Bali to Komodo. Once we arrived in Komodo we unfortunately had ...

Trip Report | Komodo | June 2013

Helping friends can be fun! This June we covered for our friends that cruise direct the Arenui, leading a Komodo trip for them. Although we were working we stil...

Trip Report | Raja Ampat | May 2013

Raja Ampat is simply amazing. Despite hundreds and hundreds of dives here we can never get enough. For this trip we were aboard the massive Dewi Nusantara. Built more along the lines of an old American sailing schooner than a Phinisi the Dewi cuts an...

Trip Report | Raja Ampat | Apr 2013

Raja Ampat, Indonesia's Four Kings, sits high atop the list of greatest dive destinations on the planet. As the literal heart of marine biodiversity, nowhere on...

Trip Report | Maldives | Oct 2012

Hanifaru Bay is renowned as one of the best manta spots on the planet. The football field sized atoll bay creates a plankton soup bowl for the mantas as the tid...

Trip Report | Komodo | Jan 2012

Komodo is a whole other animal in January, pardon the pun. Since the park is bordered on the south by the Indian Ocean and the Pacific on the north it always offers two unique types of diving environments. Generally the north is warm and blue while t...

Trip Report | Komodo | Sep 2011

We're back! Returning to Komodo after two years was a great feeling. Having left Kararu in 2009 we began managing the dive center at Lembeh Resort. Since then w...