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Festival Bahari Raja Ampat 2010

Link foto: Barry Kusuma

Lively Feast in West Papua

Papua is an exotic land that belongs to this country. The beautiful marine nature with the hidden fortune behind its huge rolling waves has a significant meaning toward the universe. 1.090 kata lagi

West Papua


Underwater enthusiasts flock to this region because it offers the world’s best marine sights. Raja Ampat or ‘Four Kings’, is the name given to these islands and comes from a local myth. 82 kata lagi

Secluded and unspoiled islands in West Papua

I came across this amazing video by the Today Tonight TV Programme. The comments by those featured in the video will give you a better idea of what I am talking about: 92 kata lagi

West Papua

Raja Ampat - the gem of the Pacific Ocean

We set off that morning in high spirits. We started walking towards the pier after being assured it was less than 500m down the road. However after what seemed like hours of walking in the mid-day heat we caved and flagged down a little microlet, piling in all our backpacks and just managing to squeeze ourselves in too. 232 kata lagi


Sorry it's been so long.....

To my ‘audience’ – I hope you’re still out there, and my apologies for not getting on with my travels….

In May I went to Cuba, and enjoyed my time there immensely. 77 kata lagi

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Raja Ampat - West Papua (2) - The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

The Good, The Bad and the Ugly – (The Diving Bit)

This post is specifically about our diving experience in Raja Ampat.  We only dived together on two occasions as I came down with a bad ear infection shortly after we arrived and just as I recovered the Wooky was himself struck down with the same affliction and confined to his hammock for almost a week.  2.195 kata lagi