Archive for October, 2012

Packing for the Dive Trips

Packing for the Dive Trips

Packing for the dive trips. As usual the house is complete chaos with dive gear, camera equipment, warm weather clothing, files, and electronic bits everywhere. So much to be done before spending almost 2 months in Indonesia! The video housing has been tested.  Dive skin set aside to repair the zipper tomorrow.  Batteries checked and […]

Pre-trip Planning for Raja Ampat Islands

Pre-trip Planning for Raja Ampat Islands

  Trip Planning & Organization About 2 years in advance of a trip  I select dates for the liveaboard charters based on the best conditions for diving and photography. Since there are so many good dive sites scattered around Raja Ampat I would never consider a trip less than 11 days.  A 14 days liveaboard […]

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Plan your Raja Ampat Diving

Plan your Raja Ampat Diving

Our small group dive trips in Raja Ampat still have space for you! Only 12 guest divers join each of our 12 or 14 day dive journeys in Raja Ampat. Dives will run the full gamut of R4 diving – outstanding coral/fishes dives, muck/macro dives, piers, manta rays, etc. in the areas of Waigeo, Gam, […]

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Raja Ampat Check Out Dives 2011!

Raja Ampat Check Out Dives 2011!

  Although technically our normal check out dive site is not in Raja Ampat, it is still one of my favorite critter spots (semi muck dive). In 2011, Ethel found this crazy BRO (Blue Ring Octopus) for Marla and I at the end of our first dive. We board the ship at 9AM on departure […]

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