In a small village of Pintu Kota (means City Gate) in Lembeh island, there is this green project of planting Mangrove by the local villagers. Mangrove itself is not only vital for healthy coastal ecosystems but also shelters of many juvenile fish. While our neighbor going green planting mangrove, underwater can also share green story….

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Such adorable look!!!

Not so often we find the Juvenile Batavia Spadefish (Platax Batavianus), or maybe not such adorable as this one. This little one entertain us swimming from one spot to another. As if she was dancing around yet never let his eyes off us. T Now, this big guy over here dragging his jar about 10…

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A Mystery friend …

He was a little hard to photograph. Mr Harlequin just won’t have it today. We had to patiently waiting until he was in the mood for one or two pictures … Or maybe because he just wanted to have the play time with this mystery friend ….

All Alone …

Some are alone in the deep sea …. and not many can pull this off …. Well, with the week ending so good, a party under the moon would be a choice to celebrate ….

Dark Critters ….

Beary arrived the National Park of Tangkoko at about 4pm after an hour drive from the resort. The Reserve located on the northeast tip of Sulawesi’s northern peninsula protects about over 125 mammals, 225 birds and a little over 100 reptile and amphibians species. Most of those species are endemic to the island. Walked through…

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Bianca

Bianca is a name of a liveaboard docks in the bay of a dive site which eventually become the name of the site. Divers dive there primarily to see Mandarin fish. We dive there to see a lot more. This afternoon we saw this dark beauty lazily laying on the coral with his left-over big…

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The view to kill for ….

I have been dreaming having this image taken from our house reef. Pip and Tess from Hashtag travel made it happened this week. There are more beautiful images you will see in a few weeks which we will love to share them all with you. Now, how about diving? Well, it’s always a special moment…

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200 Dives to celebrate

Everything is worth celebrating. We celebrated Tsuyako 200 dives here at KBR. Our house reef can be surprising sometimes. Sargassum Fish: found at KBR house reef. Depth: 1 meter. This little guy peaked between the leafs with his beautiful big eyes staring moving very fast from one branch to another. Do you know that Sargassum…

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We were quite for a couple days so we got all the concretes ready to plant more coral in our house reef. Staghorn (Acropora cervicornis) is very easy to grow here in our house reef. The corals we planted a few months back are growing healthy just how we expected it. Weather has been really…

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It was an easy week with super nice and easy to please divers. They deserved a party!!!! Let’s have it by the pool. Get the smoke started, and the music played. The entire staff sang “La Bamba Song” to our guests from Argentina. And what a great night to remember ….