Ubud is probably the most popular tourist place on Bali that is not located on the coast. The city is considered the cultural center of Bali and crafts can be found at every corner. Ubud is located about 30 kilometers north of Denpasar and the popular seaside resorts of Bali. Around 30,000 people live in Ubud. Continue reading
Isolated islands, untouched reefs, wild and stunning landscape, all that is waiting for you in Raja Ampat. It is a remote destination and offers one of the world’s best diving. Although Raja Ampat is an expensive destination, it is possible to travel on a budget (but not on a low-budget). Our tips help to make Raja Ampat for backpacker possible. Continue reading
The coastal resort town of Sanur is one of the major tourist places on Bali. It is located only 15 kilometers from the international airport of Denpasar and situated on a long sandy beach. The place has everything tourists are looking for. A long sandy beach, hotels and resorts right on the beach, many restaurants, bars and shops. Continue reading
Bali is one of these islands where you never get bored. There is so much to see and explore. You can hike a volcano or visit temples. You can go surfing, scuba diving, snorkeling or just relax on the beach. Do you need inspiration? We are happy to share 25 Bali photos with you.
Have you ever experienced island life and worked on a remote island? During the last years, we have spent time on different islands in Thailand, Indonesia and the Maldives. Since one year we live and work on the small island Pef in the middle of Raja Ampat. Scuba diving is spectacular and the dive sites in Raja Ampat are amongst the best in the world. The landscape is breathtaking and the resorts are little places of heaven on earth. But what if routine sneaks in and starts to dominate our island life in paradise?
Is Raja Ampat already on you bucket list? You certainly have already seen pictures of this beautiful island scenery. If you are a scuba diver, you may have read about the amazing dive sites in Raja Ampat in magazines or the internet. If you like to avoid the big tourist masses and travel off the beaten track, then Raja Ampat might be something for your bucket list. But be aware, the trip from Europe to Raja Ampat is long and tiring. Continue reading
Raja Ampat is well known for its breathtaking biodiversity under water. There are many big fish like sharks, rays, bumphead parrotfish and groupers, which you will see during scuba diving in Raja Ampat. However, the main draw card of Raja Ampat is the stunning macro world with all its little creatures hiding in the reef. In this blog post, we will introduce you to some of these little underwater creatures. Continue reading
Diving in Raja Ampat is fantastic. It’s diver’s heaven and we don’t say that because we work here. It’s because we mean it. There is a big variety of dive spots with drop-offs, walls, corners, coral gardens, caves or underwater islands with deep and shallow top reefs. Come with us for a dive. Continue reading
Would you like to join us on a day trip in Raja Ampat? Today we have planned to do three dives around the islands of Fam in the heart of Raja Ampat. Come along and join us to discover the beauty of the underwater world of Raja Ampat. Continue reading
Today we will take you underwater. You can join us and Raja4Divers on a dive on the house-reef of Pulau Pef. Have you heard of Raja Ampat? Pulau Pef is located in the middle of Raja Ampat, an area well known by scuba divers. The beautiful reefs are full of colours and the biodiversity is higher than in most other places. Continue reading