Category Archives: Diving & Snorkeling

Snorkeling and Diving Sites around Pramuka Island, Indonesia

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Sailing Club Tanjung Lesung, West Java

Sailing Club Tanjung Lesung, West Java is on the West Coast of Java, about 4 hours from Jakarta. Non members are welcome as are non sailors, however, with dozens of Optimists, Lasers and Picos for rent, it is the sailors … Continue reading

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Rabaul Volcano, New Britian, PNG

Rabaul is a township in East New Britain province, Papua New Guinea. It was once known as the jewel of the pacific. And it is not hard to see why, set on the slopes of an active volcano, the glittering waters of the caldera below. … Continue reading

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Pramuka Island

Pramuka Island is a relatively inexpensive destination for anyone living in Jakarta. Pulau Pramuka is the capital of the Pulau Seribu Regency. (1000 islands) Although it is called thousand islands the reality is more like two hundred islands. However, it … Continue reading

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Krakatoa (Krakatau) Volcano Day Trip or Camping

Krakatoa (Krakatau) Volcano has be visited as a one day trip or one can arrange a camping trip, in which you can see, if you’re lucky a red glow and even watch Krakatoa spew out some sparks.

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Thousand Islands : Pulau Semak Daun

Pulau Semak Daun is one of the islands in the Pulau Seribu Regency, or Thousand Islands, just offshore from Jakarta. I’ve visited a few times, mid week it is normally empty, except for the one caretaker who lives on the … Continue reading

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