Dive Trip Oct 19

Observations on the Journey to Raja Ampat

Observations on the Journey to Raja Ampat

Observations: I flew DPS Bali – UPG Makassar – SOQ Sorong with Garuda Indonesia Airlines  today. * (starred) observations are only for that route. ** I may have observations for travel from Jakarta later in a separate post. *I checked two bags with Garuda, just under 23kg each. No excess was charged. Be sure to […]

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The Journey & First Day in Bali

The Journey & First Day in Bali

  The Journey Liz and I arranged to meet in Bali this year for a few days shopping before heading off to Sorong to meet the ship for our Raja Ampat trip(s). Neither of us had any problem during our journey from Hawaii or Texas.  However I’ve decided that IAH (Houston)  is the most confusing […]

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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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