Banged Up Abroad

If only the ladies knew how much money could be made “extracting information” from combatants of the war of terror, they would have traded their sun loungers and spa positions for Quantanamo bay years ago. On recommendation of my friend and yoga instructor, Heini and I decided to ditch the beach for a day and…

Video: Amazing Palau

  So how great was the diving in Palau? Take a look at this video and make up your own mind. Comments and questions highly appreciated!   Also read: Travel destination: Palau Palau: Incredible diving destination, expensive accommodation Ghosts of Peleliu

Every Day Should Be Earth Day

  Today April 22 world is celebrating Earth Day for 46th time. This is what’s said on their website: This Earth Day and beyond, let’s make big stuff happen. Let’s plant 7.8 billion trees for the Earth. Let’s divest from fossil fuels and make cities 100% renewable. Let’s take the momentum from the Paris Climate…

Palau: Incredible Diving Destination, Expensive Accommodation

Shark Sanctuary Palau has been on our bucket list for a long time. When things didn’t work out in Dominican Republic we had to make a decision: find straight away new jobs, go travelling and looking for work in Central America or fly to the other side of the planet to Palau where we should…

Ghosts of Peleliu

Our Palau adventure would not be complete without a visit  to Peleliu. This limestone encrusted island south of the main “big island” was a major focal point of America and her allies battle for control of the Pacific during WWII. Surrounded by pristine reefs and littered with WWII equipment, weapons and unexploded ordnance, this was…

Travel Destination: Palau

Palau is one of those “once in a lifetime” destinations for all scuba divers. Or at least it should be. Palau is a tiny country in the middle of the Pacific surrounded by not just coral reefs but an barrier reef too. All the 250 islands are pretty much made of coral. The reef is…