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Five Reasons to Love Scuba Diving

Of course, I’d rather be scuba diving. It is one of the travel activities that makes me close to nature and the wildlife who resides in the ocean. Followings are […]

A Face in the Crowd

Jakarta (Indonesia) is my hometown. It is a city with 10.4 million people and 3.7 percent of them are living in poverty. Its nickname, the Big Durian, originated from a stinky fruit, a favorite fruit to many Jakartans.

Five Facts about the Sea Turtle

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 […]

It’s the Clownfish!

In responding to the WordPress Photo Challenge, my diversions, distractions, and delightful detours during scuba diving (especially), are clownfish! I just can’t stop taking their images. I have plenty images […]

Drifted

Monochrome Monday Drifted. Found on Gili Trawangan Island, Indonesia.

Ambon: Rising after Sectarian Conflicts

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 […]

Five Challenging Scuba Diving Destinations

ADVERTORIAL From many diving destinations around the world, some destinations are considered challenging and could turn to dangerous dives if safety measures were not taken. The diving destinations here are […]

Orangutan of the Sea

While the orangutan crab is not considered as an endangered marine animal, but with the coral bleaching due to the climate change and overfishing, I do hope its fate will not end as an endangered animal just like the Orangutan in the rainforest.

The Fire from the Sea

Happy Earth Day! Sharing with you an image from the important part of our Earth: the sea, that resembles an abstract work. The image was captured in Maluku, Indonesia during a scuba diving. […]

Ambon Bay, the Ultimate Dive in Maluku

ADVERTORIAL POST “Rhinopias!” shouted by us at the same time when our dive guide asked what we wanted to see most in Ambon Bay (Maluku, Indonesia). We, scuba divers, are […]

Ambon Diving: Pombo Island

Ambon is the capital city of Maluku Province (Indonesia) and located on Ambon Island. Maluku has gained its popularity in scuba diving industry after several diving companies shifted its diving destination […]

WE-fie!

Selfie. Wefie. Modern mobile-phone’s camera technology has introduced us to this trend. According to Urban Dictionary, wefie is a plural version of selfie; ‘A photo was taken in the same fashion […]

Beautiful Venomous Fire Sea Urchin

Sea urchins can be spotted easily at the sea’s shallow depth. Sometimes it is being called as the sea hedgehogs because of its spines surrounding of its body. They are hazardous to swimmers, their venoms are not deadly, but could be very painful.

Banca and Jukung Boats

The Banca boat is a double-outrigger canoe in the Philippines. It is traditionally used by the fishermen, and lately, the scuba diving centers use the boat as their main transport for […]

Top Diving Destinations in Indonesia

Indonesia is huge, and as the largest archipelago country in the world, it is not easy to choose which island to visit especially when we have limited vacation time.  This […]