We've had some amazing stops around Raja Ampat including desert beaches, an abandoned mining village and quiet and secluded inlets with 360 protection. This area is pretty much unchartered territory so google earth is our best friend. During the tricky bits of navigating through the reefs or narrow passages we all have our role onboard … Continue reading More Raja Ampat
What a gorgeous resort... Really, any of you who love diving and are after a luxury holiday, go there! The resort is top end but very intimate and relaxed (maximum 18 guests). The owner is Swiss and the staff a mix of Europeans and Indonesians. The food was delicious, the diving some of the best … Continue reading Pef Island Resort
Wayag, Raja Ampat. As we entered the pass into this marine reserve we were stunned by its out-of-this-world beauty. The labyrinth of inlets and turquoise bays with mushroom type islands in between truly is different from anything else we've seen. We had the whole place to ourselves for several days and then some buddies turned … Continue reading Wayag, paradise found
We are slowly working our way through Rajah Ampat back to Sorong where we will replenish dwindling boat supplies and renew our visa for the next month. Wayag was the highlight so far but we are breaking new ground and finding some beautiful anchorages on the way south; today we are stern to on our … Continue reading Kawe to Sorong
Kawe is the place to have your line party, we crossed Nth to Sth at 1700hrs last night dropped the hook and cracked a Bintang with a neighbouring boat, well there has to be some recompense for the sweltering heat of the day. Not as beautiful as its northern cousins in Wayag, but, there is … Continue reading Equatorial celebrations!
We are still here, some buddies have come and gone, but for us there is just too much exploring to do, its been a while since we had total seclusion, no canoes, no rangers, the odd day boat. The anchorage is flat the water is pristine and the views from the hilltops spectacular. Long may … Continue reading Wayag