Lazy days in Honduras

Travelling in Central America is pretty easy and although you may have to swap busses a few times which can take like in our case 17 hours, you sooner or later get to your destination. We reached Utila, a small island in Honduras absolutely nackered and were looking forward to a few days of relaxing…

Diving Cozumel

When we planned our trip we always had in mind to do our Dive Master in Mexico on an island called Cozumel. This place was advertised as an amazing dive spot where millions of people from all over the world come to dive the 2nd biggest reef after the Great Barrier.        …

Shark Explorers

After 7 days we have just got off the Humboldt Explorer and have to say that a cruise in the Galapagos is the perfect way to see so many amazing creatures that call this place home.                         Before we sailed to the most northern…

Moai above and below

The Easter Island was a myth for me, a place seen on National Geographic or from the 1994 movie ‘Rapa-Nui’ by Kevin Kostner. I have long dreamt to see the gigantic statues that are famous for this place and I was not disappointed when we came to the most remote inhabited islands in the world.…

At last some diving

Our one true day of activity was on Saturday when we went diving. This was the main reason we went to Arraial as we had heard it was one of the best diving spots near Rio. Overall the visibility was not comparable to Egypt or the Maldives (not really sure if this was just on…

First Dive

Just done our first dives of the trip in Koh Tao which was also the place I did my PADI open water and advanced courses all them years ago. The island has not changed much apart for the increase in the number of guesthouses however it is still a great place if you want to…