After an amazing week of diving in Komodo National Park with mantas and sharks, seeing Komodo Dragons and plenty of long bus and ferry rides we are back on Nusa Penida, an island near Bali. The diving at Komodo was unreal, truly world… Read the rest
There are different ways of getting to Flores (Komodo) island from Bali; flight, boat tour, ferries+buses, which one to choose depends on your time and budget.
Flight to Labuan Bajo (Flores)
The fastest and easiest way of getting to Flores… Read the rest
Flores, dragons vs mantas
Flores has much to offer, you can easily spent couple of weeks there exploring the island and its surroundings. Even if you are limited on time it’s still worth to come here, from sailing adventure on a boat … Read the rest
Pulau Weh, a budget island off the beaten track
If you like island life, tropical water, diving/snorkeling but don’t want to spend too much money and want to see more of Indonesian then just Bali, Pulau Weh is a good option. The island is… Read the rest
Diving Pulau Weh. Our plan for the next couple of months is to explore some the best dive sites in Indonesia. We are currently in Pulau Weh is a small tropical island at the northern tip of Sumatra. The beaches are small and since bikinis and board… Read the rest
Melaka, colorful, beautiful and delicious
Town we didn’t know much about and we both missed on our first visits to Malaysia (yet separate before Stingy Nomads). Melaka was a dark horse for us, luckily we had some time to kill in… Read the rest
Bangkok off the beaten track
We hardly know anyone who hasn’t been to Thailand. In the beginning I was quite skeptic about Thailand in general, after years of traveling the last place you want to go is one of the most touristy countries… Read the rest
Dive Sipadan Blog Entry. How to get a permit. Qualification required to dive Sipadan. Best time to dive Sipadan. Dive Sites.My Sipadan Story. Now and some history. Marine Life. How are permits issued.
Every ‘Best Dive Spots in the World’… Read the rest
Capsule hotels and sleeping boxes
The concept of capsule hotel/bed was developed in Osaka in 1979. As you know land in Japanese cities is crazy expensive, prices for sq.m in the city center start from 2500$ in Osaka and from 3000$ in Tokyo. … Read the rest
Diving Perhentian. Diving off the Perhentian islands are good with about 20 dive sites within the surrounding archipelago accessible by small boat. The reefs are beautiful and rich in marine life.
The Perhentian Islands lie approximately… Read the rest