Amsterdam Light Festival (ALF) has been going on as an annual event. It is a winter activity, and it is best to see at night as the day goes shorter. The […]
When visiting the Netherlands as a visitor, I realized how confusing the public transport payment system could be if we did not live in the country. The first thing to […]
Holidazzle, “A Little North Country…In The Heart Of The City” The catchphrase as in the Holidazzle website is about right. This year is my first time visiting the Holidazzle, a festive […]
Driving a golf cart in Ambergris Caye is a fun thing to do if you wish to explore the Caye that also known as La Isla Bonita (based on Madonna’s […]
Sometimes I get the feeling that the frogfish is a magical creature from the sea. Blame it on ‘The Princess and the Frog’ movie and ‘The Frog Prince’ story
Gosh, I still can not believe that I managed to write 299 posts! I have this blog since 2007. However, it was not until 2014 that I started to blog […]
Madurodam is an option for you to see the Netherlands in less than half day. It is a miniature park that holds of model replicas of famous Dutch landmarks, historical […]
I have been following the elections in the Netherlands, Indonesia and now in the USA. Election in the Netherlands was relatively calmer compared to Indonesia and the USA. As a […]
Dutchie and I love to taste local’s cuisine and eat at the local restaurants when traveling. Sometimes we splurge, sometimes we eat where the locals eat. Following is my list […]
The sunset was beautifully reflected through the sea water of Ambon Bay (Maluku Province, Indonesia). It shone brightly in the dark, accompanied by a faint adhan sound (Islamic call to […]
On this edition, let me share inspiring quotes from inspiring people who have moved me to care and to understand our ocean and its residents. All images here were taken by myself. I hope you will find their quotes are inspiring too.
Personally, I am not a fan of dinner and show during travel. We did it in Havana (Cuba) to watch the performance of Buena Vista Social Club that combined with […]
Mauna Kea in the (Big) Island of Hawai’i (USA) is on the heat this week. Graffiti found on the rocks that believed as part of stop bombing activities in Hawaiian […]
On the first day diving, Doug, our Dive Master from the Big Island Divers Dive Center showed us the Harlequin Shrimp, a colorful shrimp, just a couple inch long. The shrimp is native to Pacific ocean, and I have been wanting to see them for ages.
In the spirit of Valentine’s Day, I thought of presenting the pictures of the Galapagos Sea lions in their togetherness. They live in a colony where they do activities as […]
Dutchie and I arrive at midnight in Quito (Ecuador), thankfully, the immigration process goes quickly. Ecuador is one of the friendly countries for Indonesian passport holders; we don’t need a […]
First day of scuba diving in Galapagos. It's freezing cold but amazingly, we see so many colorful marine animals...
35th edition of Marine Life monthly post. Marine Life post published every 19th of the month. It aims to share information about the marine life species and to promote their […]
34th edition of Marine Life monthly post. Marine Life post published every 19th of the month. It aims to share information about the marine life species and to promote their […]
The reason we visited Galapagos is actually someone (read: Dutchie) has been dreaming to scuba dive with the schooling of Hammerhead sharks. Three famous locations in the world to scuba […]
“Dutchie and I joined a scuba diving liveaboard (diving cruise) for 7N/8D. The itinerary included seven days of scuba diving across the Galapagos archipelago (Ecuador): Punta Carrion, Wolf Island, Darwin’s […]
*as reported by National Geographic – New Galápagos Sanctuary Has World’s Highest Abundance of Sharks “Dutchie and I joined a scuba diving liveaboard (diving cruise) for 7N/8D. The itinerary included seven […]