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Under The Sea

We arrived early in the hill town of Bajawa, at 1100m it’s pleasantly cooler than the coastal areas and surrounded by volcanoes. That afternoon we rode along the flanks of one of these volcanoes to Bena, a Ngada village with traditional wooden huts with high, thatched roofs. 1,421 more words

The Ride

Snorkeler drowns at Lady Elliot Island

News.com.au July 24, 2014

A WOMAN has drowned as she snorkelled with a group at Lady Elliot Island.
The group were snorkelling off Lady Elliot Island, approximately 80km north-east of Bundaberg, at around 10am Wednesday when the incident occurred. 31 more words

Forensic Pathology

Indonesia - at last!

First stop: Nusas Lembongan and Penida

I’ve been talking about coming to Bali for a long time but have been side-tracked by loads of other places. 595 more words


Part 1: A 3 day cruise on an old fishing boat - Flores to Lombok

Ahead of me was Komodo Island with the tiny village of Komodo nestled along the coast. Around me the open sea. For three days and three nights a charming yet weather beaten old wooden fishing boat would be my home taking me from Flores to Lombok. 374 more words


Langkawi and Tioman

Earlier in the year we island hopped around Thailand’s Andaman coast for around 5 weeks, and then in April we were meant to do the same in the Philippines, but time and money knocked that on the head pretty sharpish. 1,020 more words


Vietnamese Island Homestay

After crossing the Cambodian-Vietnamese border overland we travelled back on ourselves by boat to the island of Phu Quoc. The ownership of this archipelago, which we could see from Kampot, has long been contested by the two nations. 1,231 more words