coral reefs



The wide diversity of corals and marine life in Indonesia, the varied shapes and the vibrant colours of the coral reefs around the islands make diving in these waters a once in a life time experience. It is estimated there are around four thousand species of fish in the waters […]

Helping the Reefs of Bali








Bali found its own unique way of joining the rest of mankind in celebrating World Environment Day 2007 on June 5th. Tempo Interaktif reports that the residents of West Bali gathered on the beaches near Menjangan Island to participate in a ritualized cleaning of the sea. The devotees, members of […]

Balinese Pray for Cleaner Oceans: Bali


At one time I used to dive on a regular basis but not so much now. I enjoyed exploring the coral reefs and revelling in their beauty and colour. Indonesia has some of the best dive sites in the world but unfortunately natural disasters do have an affect on the […]

Coral Reefs Destroyed by Quake: North Sumatra


Papua is one of the best dive havens of the world. Located in the Indo-Pacific Area, divers enjoy a huge diversity of dive sites including barrier reefs, coral walls (drop off), and coral gardens, patch reefs, fringing reefs, sea grass beds, coral atolls, and wreck dive sites.

Diving in Papua