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Bali Hi (2)

4.8.88 Berlian Inn, Kuta Our early morning dip was good, with reasonable body surfing. It was a long way out, a gradual slope to the breaking surf; this meant that we were some way from our clothes, towel, my ‘spare’ … Continue reading

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Bali Hi (8)

17.8.88 Terima Homestay – Labuan Lalang It was a long way along the north coast by bemo from Lovina. The ride was one of those laden with wild life, tame local people, ducks and 10 gallon containers of home brew … Continue reading

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Sulawesi 7 – Manado and Bunaken

23.1.91 Sam Ratulangi Airport We were relieved by our reception in Manado: a very friendly tourist information guy, metered taxis, and our names as “honoured guests” at the Hotel Kawanua Kecil. Manado doesn’t feel that much different from other Indonesia … Continue reading

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Fiji In The Wet 2

I knew that E had become a keen diver during her stay in Fiji. Her birth sign is Cancer, the crab. Being a typical Aquarian, i.e. I don’t believe in astrology, I had surmised that for her this activity was … Continue reading

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Fiji In The Wet 3

We set off at two in the morning in order to catch high tides and avoid low reefs. The Fiji Diver was in the capable hands of Charlie and Charles, two tattooed Fijians. While they steered, ten expats snatched a … Continue reading

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