Riding the Currents: A 7 day liveaboard in Komodo National Park

What is so special about diving in Komodo National Park? We were on the plane flying from Bali to Flores Island, where we would depart from the grungy port town of Labuan Bajo into the magical Komodo archipelago dotted with … Continue reading

Diving in Komodo National Park – Video

The video opens with a sunrise in Komodo National Park and then it shows the boat we called home for 7 wonderful days, the Mikumba Ratu Laut as we are heading to a dive site in a dingy. You can … Continue reading

Diving the USAT Liberty Shipwreck

The beach in Tulamben on the northwest coast of Bali is nothing to write home about. It is a jumble of small to medium sized round black stones that roll in all the wrong ways for easy walking. In the … Continue reading

Maggie versus the Monkeys in the Sacred Monkey Forest in Ubud

Our first stop on 3 week trip to Bali and beyond was Ubud, the cultural beating heartland of Bali with serene water temples, gorgeous landscapes, amazing food and mischievous monkeys. The morning after we arrived in Bali in the middle … Continue reading