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Jul 5, 2011 - Happy Campers!
Lembeh Island, Indonesia - March 18-23 The outstanding experience we had at Two Fish Dive Resort was certainly not limited to the water. With the exception of our rocky arrival, everything was fantastic. Now when I say we stayed at a dive 'resort,' it sounds a lot more luxurious than it actually was. Not to say it wasn't nice - it was - it was just more of like being at camp. Which made it even more fun! We all ate meals together in a big mess hall of sorts. The food was AMAZING... the kitchen staff served lots of local specialities...Jump to full entry
Jun 27, 2011 - Mucking Around in Lembeh
Lembeh Island, Indonesia - March 18-23 Unfortunately, our arrival at our next stop - the island of Sulawesi - was not much less traumatizing than our arrival in Jakarta. Charles had been in touch with the owners and managers of Two Fish Divers for a few months before we left on our trip, and we were truly looking forward to the experience. So, when we landed in Manado, collected our bags, and no one was there to greet us and drive/boat us to the resort on Lembeh (as planned) we were hugely disappointed. Of course, my first thought was 'OMG,...Jump to full entry
May 1, 2010 - Lembeh Straight, Sulawesi
Moved to another resort ~1.5 hours South of Manado. Lembeh Straight is famous for "muck diving", which means lots of black/white volcanic sand, muddy bottoms with occasional sponge or coral outcrops and limited visibility. Why would you come and dive here? Lembeh is famous for an amazing diversity of crazy, unique creatures - mostly small. Spent another 6 nights and 5 days diving here. Fantastic! We booked unlimited diving (though didn't have energy for more than 3 dives most days) and got our own dive master and boat in the package....Jump to full entry