It’s a nervous, adrenaline filled excitement as we head out for our first dive in over a year, having travelled out of the main Bali tourist spots to the small fishing village of Tulamben, a two hour journey by car from the airport. Arriving at 2.30 in the morning leaves a lot to the imagination,…
So, we made it. Fourteen months after returning home to our friends and family in London we are on a flight heading 14 hours and five minutes to Jakarta, where we connect for our final destination, Bali. Though, we then have to embrace a two hour taxi to Tulamben, our final, final destination – a…
So, you’re interested in scuba diving? Fantastic, we couldn’t recommend it more!
First things, first – it doesn’t really matter if you can or can’t swim, what matters is, do you want to be under the sea!?
Scuba diving is for everyone and anyone that is fit enough to lift a tank and intuitive enough to remember to breathe. The extent to which you progress with your diving skills is up to you, but during an open water course you’ll learn all the
So often when travelling, we find ourselves in a place or situation so unique and humbling that it feels impossible to capture it in a mere photograph or video. But we try nonetheless!
So, you’ve booked your holiday of a lifetime, there’s beautiful beaches, clear waters and perhaps even a reef – this is the perfect time to grab your snorkelling gear and go exploring! But you’ve never snorkelled before…
As the boat neared the mooring point, their relaxed state shifted to a state of excitement… The humans are coming!!! Enthusiastic little whiskered faces peered up towards the boat and one by one the sea lions shuffled themselves into the water.
Travelling has to be one of the most exciting and rewarding things you can do; exposure to new cultures, different climates and more often than not, the challenge of having to compete not only with a language barrier, but a cultural one too.
So here’s the thing, everyone tells you to go travelling but what nobody tells you is the bit after the ‘happily ever after’ – The blunt ending that struts in straight afterwards to castrate it all. All those perception-altering, mind-blowing experiences. The heart-achingly beautiful sense of natural freedom you had as you struggled through communication and cultural barriers. That feeling of our oneness as a human race that thrives in you as you tried desperately to break those barriers down. The realisation that, in many situations there are people who are genuinely ready to help you.