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Aiopio beach


A view of the beach at the Aiopio Fishtrap in Kaloko-Honokohau National Historical Park. There’s a large turtle in the center of the photo at the water’s edge, not the best spot in the world to get some undisturbed rest.

Big Island

Green Turtle sunbathing


One of the attractions of Kaloko-Honokohau National Historical Park, north of Kailua Kona, is that it’s a popular resting spot for Hawaiian green sea turtles. This turtle was hauled out on a long curve of golden sand known as Honokohau Beach. 37 more words

Big Island

Gili Islands: Exploring

From Lombok we took a 30-minute fast boat to Gili Trawangan, one of the three Gili islands off of Lombok’s northwest coast. Each Gili island has a reputation: Gili Trawangan the “party island”, Gili Meno the “turtle island” and Gili Air the “honeymooner island.” Because of the island’s size (3km x 2km), people get around by cidomos (horse drawn carts) or bicycles. 370 more words

Indonesia

Velavaru - Turtle Island

Maldivian water hosts five out of seven species of turtles in the world, green turtle and hawksbill turtle being the most common species.

Angsana Velavaru is one of the popular nesting islands in South Nilandhe Atoll (Dhaalu Atoll).

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Maldives

I Like Turtles

We flew from Kuching to Sandakan, picking up Colby and Bay along the way at Kota Kinabalu. They had just spent a cushy day at a posh resort and were in need of some exposure to rustic Southeast Asia. 651 more words

National Parks