Diving Tikehau

As I had not planned my trip to French Polynesia that much, I could not go to Maupiti as all flights were full because of the high season there. So after Fakarava and Rangiroa, I decided to go dive to a third atoll, Tikehau. View from the plane. Rangiroa to Tikehau. I had high hopes as many years back, Cousteau … More Diving Tikehau

Atauro, Timor Leste – 10 things to do in the island, and… dengue

…comme si je ne l’étais déjà pas assez! French will understand. Two hours after I finished my last post on Timor Leste, I started feeling cold (strange with an average of 30 degrees there), and body ache. And yes I visited for you …Dili Stamford hospital! They confirmed that was dengue. I am skipping all … More Atauro, Timor Leste – 10 things to do in the island, and… dengue

Already 10 days in Timor Leste, volunteering with Blue Ventures

Already 10 days in Timor Leste.  I had thought of diving there for many years now, but with the country fighting for its independence, I kept on postponing it, thinking, one day I will be there! (Have a look at my map page if you wonder where it is.) Three weeks ago I discovered Blue … More Already 10 days in Timor Leste, volunteering with Blue Ventures