Recent news reports claim that Komodo National Park will close to tourists. Is this fake news or a true story? And if it’s true, how will it affect divers?
Although you may not have heard of it, the scuba diving in Pulau Weh, Indonesia, makes the trek to this tiny island well worthwhile.
We’ve all heard of Bali’s greatest hits when it comes to diving like the USAT Liberty wreck and Manta Point off Nusa Penida, but here we’ll share a few secret dive sites in Bali.
With patience and determination, as well as considerable skill on the part of the videographer, we’re all rewarded with this incredible look at some of the hard to find critters in Indonesia.
When a 6.9-magnitude tremor struck Lombok on August 5th the damage was devastating. The community is struggling to recover after the Lombok earthquake.
Lembeh, Indonesia is world-famous for muck diving. Here are some of our picks for the top dive sites in this magical location, the critter capital of the dive world.
In a country as vast and diverse as Indonesia, nearly countless spectacular dives await. Here are our picks for the top five dive sites in Komodo.
Alor, Indonesia, is an underwater paradise that remains a bit of a hidden gem. Here are our picks for the best scuba diving in Alor.
It may take some effort to get to the northern coast of Sulawesi for the Passport to Paradise dive trip, but the reward is well worth the journey.
Plant-based diets have gained a lot of popularity in recent years, but plenty of marine animals have always eaten this way. Meet the ahead-of-the-trend vegetarians of Wakatobi Dive Resort.
The ribbon eel looks just as its name implies. These long, thin, elegant creatures are common in the waters around Wakatobi Dive Resort.
Fish often change color — and even shape — as they mature. Keep your eyes peeled for lots of unique juveniles on the reef at Wakatobi Dive Resort, from emperor angelfish to the unmistakable juvenile harlequin sweetlips.
One of the most popular dive sites around Bali, Crystal Bay is famous for mola-mola sightings, currents and gorgeous reefs.
In a new series of articles, we’ll take a closer look at the spectacular marine life at Wakatobi Dive Resort in Sulawesi. Here, we’ll explain why clownfish and anemones go together like peanut butter and jelly.
North Sulawesi is home to some of Indonesia’s — if not the world’s — best wall diving. Here are our picks for the best scuba diving in Bunaken.
In this series of articles, we’ll profile conservation organizations focused on ocean protection. Today we’re chatting with Delphine Robbe from Gili Eco Trust.
While neighboring Bali is firmly established on the tourist circuit, nearby Lombok remains something of a hidden gem. Here’s some of the best scuba diving in Lombok.
A perfect day at Wakatobi starts and ends in your luxurious ocean bungalow, and in between, you’ll enjoy the best of the reef underwater and the best of the resort topside.
On the final leg of a whirlwind tour of Indonesia, the scuba diving in Raja Ampat lives up to its legendary reputation.
The scuba diving in Komodo, Indonesia, is legendary — and for good reason. But the spectacular wildlife in Komodo means not only mantas underwater, but dragons on land.
Two words sum up the scuba diving in Alor, Indonesia: color and current. Fantastically vibrant dive sites awash in (sometimes) strong currents make for an exciting destination.
At Wakatobi Dive Resort, the shallows aren’t just for off-gassing or a safety stop. Divers on these sites can (and will want to) stretch bottom times well past an hour.
Scuba diving in Indonesia is world-renowned as some of the planet’s best. And this lucky writer just got to see it for herself.
Ever have a fish get mad at you? What about a tiny cute one actually chasing you?
Wakatobi Resort in Sulawesi, Indonesia, is dedicated to preserving the marine environment with the buy-in and participation of locals.
After seeing underwater images snapped at Wakatobi Dive Resort, you won’t need more than one reason to visit. But just in case, here are 11 more reasons Wakatobi should be on your bucket list.
Those who love muck diving and searching for wacky, weird critters should put scuba diving in Ambon, Indonesia on their bucket list.
With access to 43 documented sites, Wakatobi Dive Resort offers unparalleled diving in Southeastern Sulawesi. Here are a few of the best.
Divers don’t need an expedition vessel to explore the most pristine reefs in the Indian Ocean. They can now hop on Wakatobi Resort’s resident liveaboard, the Pelagian.
It’s easy to see how The Zoo at Wakatobi got its name. Just minutes from the resort, this exceptional dive site offers a staggering diversity of marine life.
Off the northwest coast of Lombok in Indonesia are the three tiny Gili Islands, a small archipelago that includes Gili Air, closest to the mainland. Right off the beach on Gili Air, the harbor’s house reef offers an incredible night dive.
That the diving at Wakatobi in southeastern Sulawesi, Indonesia, is amazing will come as news to no one. Here’s a quick peek at our top five favorite dive sites at Wakatobi.
Along with the luxurious land-based operation, Wakatobi Dive Resort operates the Pelagian, a luxury dive yacht that cruises broader areas of the Wakatobi archipelago and the southern part of Buton Island.