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How be a great beginner diver

Scuba Diving Tips For Beginners

Do you want to be more than just a fish-watching tourist? Here is an infographic and a valuable collection of tips that might help. This article is for beginners but can also apply to divers of any skill level.

Turtle hanging out at Bunaken

DUIKEN – Manado & Bunaken

This article originally appeared in scuba diving website and magazine Duiken (“diving” in Dutch). This piece focuses on diving at Bunaken, Manado and the Bunaken Marine Park.

A hermit crab doing its thing.

The plight of the Immortal Lobsters

Among other animals in the ocean, lobsters have a unique position in the animal kingdom. Their DNA makes them essentially immortal.

Pipefish at Lembeh Strait

DUIKEN — Lembeh Strait

The following article originally appeared Dutch scuba diving website and magazine Duiken (“diving” in Dutch), focusing on the Lembeh Strait and its fantastic muck diving.

Fish taking shelter in our house reef at Manado

Artificial reefs in North Sulawesi

Artificial reefs in North Sulawesi are incredibly varied, so you can find all kinds of life. North Sulawesi is still a relatively unknown diving hot spot. However, anyone who visited before knows how rich the biodiversity is. We take you through the best artificial reefs to dive.