3 Travel Tips & a Murex Resort Sunset

Posted on: Aug 30, 2014

  Today we had a very early wakeup call for a 7am flight from Denpasar (Bali) to Manado. Aside from waking up early, the trip was very easy – an hour-long flight and an hour and forty minute flight,


Dive Travel to Bali: Underwater Photo Essay

Posted on: Aug 29, 2014

  As we move from Bali to Manado, it’s the perfect time to recap dive travel to Bali through underwater photos. While there are many diving hotspots in Bali, we visited the two most renowned: Tulamben and Candidasa.


Top 5 Bali Moments: Behind the Scenes

Posted on: Aug 28, 2014

  Our visits with Scuba Seraya, Villa Markisa and Lotus Bungalows have come to an end, and we just have to share our favorite behind the scenes moments from this leg of the Best of Southeast Asia. If you haven’t been


VIDEO: Lotus Bungalows Resort Report and Photos

Posted on: Aug 27, 2014

  Lotus Bungalows Resort is just the place for amazing diving, coupled with easy, no hassle vacation living. Families, groups, and romantic couples alike will find everything they need – incredible service, quiet and comfortable accommodations, and ample


VIDEO: 12 Huge Mantas

Posted on: Aug 26, 2014

  Manta Point on Nusa Penida is arguably one of Bali‘s most well-known dive sites. We headed out there this morning with Gangga Divers after another great breakfast at Lotus Bungalows. Manta point is located on the backside of


VIDEO: Gili Mimpang & Tepekong

Posted on: Aug 25, 2014

  Today’s diving with Gangga Divers brought us to Gili Mimpang and Gili Tepekong outside Padang Bai, Bali. We’re staying with Lotus Bungalows (Gangga Divers runs the Lotus Hotels dive operations) as our 3rd resort of 14 in


Dive Photos from Padang Bai, Bali

Posted on: Aug 24, 2014

  Today was our first day diving with Gangga Divers and Lotus Bungalows in Candidasa, Bali. There are a wide variety of dive sites near Candidasa and we joined two great dives in Padang Bai as our first day.


VIDEO: Villa Markisa Resort Video

Posted on: Aug 22, 2014

  Episode 2 brings us to Villa Markisa in Tulamben, Bali. This is our 2nd resort of 14 in the Best of Southeast Asia. In this episode we provide an inside look at Villa Markisa’s private beach bungalows,


Villa Markisa Resort Report and Photos

Posted on: Aug 22, 2014

  If you are looking for luxury, gourmet dining, magnificent spa experiences, evening turndown service and incredible dining, Villa Markisa is your place. It’s easy to see why some guests stay here for weeks at a time.  


Muck Dive Discoveries with Villa Markisa

Posted on: Aug 21, 2014

  Today we dived headfirst into the sand with Villa Markisa for some incredible macro and muck diving. Bali is a dive destination known for many things, which is why we had to explore several resorts on the Best of