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Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in Panglao, Philippines
If you're staying at Panglao Island near Alona Beach, you will have countless dive operators to …
Average priced "General Tips & Advice" in Derawan, Indonesia
Diving around the different islands of the Derawan Archipelago can be difficult to organise for …
Cheap "Sights & Attractions" in Maafushi, Maldives
We did two dives at Maafushi (a handy but beautiful island only about 90 minutes from Male). …
Expensive "Sights & Attractions" in Alva, Australia
I dived the SS Yongala with Yongala Dive Centre based in Alva, near Ayr. Alva is about 1h20 min…
Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in Pacific Harbour, Fiji
There are two outfits at Pacific Harbour that offer the Shark Dive experience where they feed th…
Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in Ulcinj, Montenegro
DIVING I had a day to kill in Ulcinj and didn’t fancy lying on any of its crowded beaches…
Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in Raja Ampat, Indonesia
I did two dives with Yenkoranu Homestay even though I didn’t stay with them. I stayed with K…
Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in Raja Ampat, Indonesia
I did two dives at Koranu Fyak homestay’sbdive centre called Wobbegong Dive Centre. After brea…
Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in Raja Ampat, Indonesia
I woke and didn’t feel positive about diving at all. I think it had to do with the dive centre…
Expensive "Sights & Attractions" in Kota Biak, Indonesia
If you’re a solo traveller in Biak and wish to dive, you’ll have to be very lucky or very ri…
Expensive "Hotels & Accommodations" in Port Sudan, Sudan
I stayed and dived with the Sudan Red Sea Resort about 30 minutes north of Port Sudan. AB…
Cheap "Sights & Attractions" in Arambol, India
There are countless options for yoga in Arambol, spanning all sorts of styles. Your best option…
Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in McLeod Ganj, India
I started a 5-day Iyengar Yoga course for beginners today at the Himalaya Iyengar Yoga Centre ab…
Average priced "Hotels & Accommodations" in Gili Trawangan, Indonesia
CHOOSING A DIVE OPERATOR I did my SSI Advanced diver certification at Aquaddiction on Gili …
Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in Pulau Kepa, Indonesia
I did two days of diving with alor-diving.com based at La Petite Kepa. Their normal routine i…
Cheap "Hotels & Accommodations" in Pulau Kepa, Indonesia
My home for four nights in Alor (well, not really Alor) is La Petite Kepa, a collection of huts …
Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in Dili, East Timor
I had heard that diving in this new country was good because during the Indonesian occupation, p…
Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in Donsol, Philippines
ENQUIRY I did a day’s diving with Bicol Dive Centre at Donsol. My initial enquiries were h…
Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in El Nido, Philippines
ENQUIRY We walked into the dive shop around dinner time the day before we wanted to go diving…
Average priced "General Tips & Advice" in Semporna, Malaysia
BOOKING I booked three days of diving with North Borneo Dive and Sea Sports (better known a…
Expensive "Sights & Attractions" in Apia, Samoa
We dived with Aquasamoa while on Upolu, Samoa. At that time, they were the only dive operator o…
Expensive "Sights & Attractions" in Neiafu, Tonga
In Vava'u we swam with the whales and also dived with Dolphin Pacific, one of several operator…
Expensive "Hotels & Accommodations" in Pulau Perhentian, Malaysia
While at Perhentian Besar, we stayed at Bayu Dive Lodge which is co-located with Alu Alu Divers.…
Cheap "Sights & Attractions" in Perhentian Besar, Malaysia
We did two days of diving while staying on Perhentian Besar. The two days are the perfect illus…
Average priced "General Tips & Advice" in Praslin, Seychelles
I did two dives over two days with Octopus Divers at on Praslin Island, Seychelles. It is a Swi…
Cheap "General Tips & Advice" in Karachi, Pakistan
I decided to get a local prepaid SIM card for my phone to ease my travels in Pakistan, eg: * …
Average priced "General Tips & Advice" in Karachi, Pakistan
Booking with PIA for normal flights saleable via their website www.piac.com.pk is simple and the…
Cheap "General Tips & Advice" in Beijing, China
Buying train tickets in China can be surprisingly easy, but I guess it can depend on various fac…
Cheap "Hotels & Accommodations" in Zhengzhou, China
I had prebooked and prepaid for the Zhengzhou Jinjiang Hotel (also known as JJ Inns) at 77 Erma …
Average priced "General Tips & Advice" in Jakarta, Indonesia
It is pretty hard to plan and book domestic flights in advance in Indonesia especially to smalle…