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Best underwater photography spots in Laha region, Ambon, Maluku

Experience a diving session like no other, getting up close and personal in the archipelago of Ambon, Maluku. Famed as one of the world’s best underwater photography destinations in the world –  Sandwiched between Sulawesi and Papua, the Maluku islands are well known throughout the underwater diving community.

Macro underwater photography and wide angle underwater … Read More

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Respect the Maluku Environment, Conservation Diving in Ambon

To be able to experience, observe and live in the moment while you’re diving is an incredible feeling. However, there are the infamous, irresponsible divers who touch, prod and act as if the Maluku Environment were their own personal playground. As diving instructors and guides in Ambon, the Maluku divers resort, it is our responsibility … Read More

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Best travel destinations in exotic Maluku Indonesia

The idea of tropical islands with white pristine beaches and the endless view of the ocean is embodied in one of Indonesia’s oldest province: Maluku.

As the capital city of Ambon, Maluku Indonesia is known for its abundant natural wealth and spices that were targeted by colonizers from around the world. Already imagining a … Read More

Dive into Ambon: First rate dive location in Maluku Indonesia

The island of Ambon is part of the Maluku province located in the Eastern part of Indonesia. It may not be on everyone’s travel schedule, however, that is one of the reasons why it makes the untouched island so majestic. For diver’s pursuing their passion in discovering what lurks in the world’s oceans, to dive … Read More

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Muck diving in one of the most fertile islands in Indonesia

Muck diving often takes place on what at first glance is a deserted, often volcanic, sandy bottom. It may sound uninspiring at first, but once you give it a chance, it will be a surprising and delightful experience. On muck dives, you will be rewarded with discovering the unusual, strange, and rare species such … Read More

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Traditional lifestyle of Ambon – Maluku Indonesia

Ambon (meaning ‘beautiful’ or ‘pretty’) is a province in Maluku that is a part of the Indonesian archipelago. The main island of Maluku is Buru, Ambelau, Boano, Ambon, Saparua, Seram, Gorong group, Watubela group, Banda group, Kai group, Aru group, Tanimbar group, Babar group and other small groups spread out within the island. These groups … Read More

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Interesting facts about Maluku Island

The History 

The Moluccan Islands, an Indonesian archipelago, are also known as the Moluccas or Maluku Island. These islands are part of the Australian plate and lie to the east of Celebes (Sulawesi), west of New Guinea and south of Timor. The Europeans and Chinese refer to them as the ‘Spice Islands’. The name ‘Maluku’ … Read More

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Interesting Muck Diving – Ambon Scorpionfish Facts

Seeking to find a unique fish? Then you’ll definitely want to consider looking for the Ambon scorpionfish; also known as stingfish, firefish, rockfish, goblin fish, or hairy scorpionfish. This fish is the chameleon of the sea and its color changes depending on the surroundings, ranging from brown and yellow to green and red. The Ambon … Read More

What is Muck diving? – Ambon Muck Diving

Muck diving. To anyone not familiar with diving, this term sounds pretty uninviting. It sounds as if a diver is expected to swim around in muddy, zero visibility water. However, this is not the case. Muck diving gets it name from the sediment—often volcanic and sandy—found at the bottom of the dive site. Aside from … Read More

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Facts about Ambon Indonesia

Through the years, Indonesia has emerged as one of the top diving destinations in the world. Millions of visitors troop here every year, with a good number returning, not having had enough of the allure and enchantment of this unique destination. One of the most impressive attractions in Indonesia? Ambon Bay. Ambon Indonesia has … Read More

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