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Religions of Indonesia

Since Indonesia is a rather “young” country of unified islands, there is plenty of diversity throughout, making Indonesia a cultural paradise. There are over 17000 islands, over 700 languages, over 750 dialects and six official religions. Do you know which religions you will encounter on your Adelaar cruise?

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10 Reef-Friendly Sunscreens: Protecting Yourself And The Ocean While You Tan

Sunscreens provide essential protection from the burning sun but have been found to destroy reefs around the world due to their chemical composition. The good news is that  alternatives are now available. We can keep protecting ourselves in a healthier fashion, and the coral at the same time thanks to reef-friendly sunscreens.

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Sharks Of Komodo

What types of sharks can you hope to see in the Komodo National Park? With over 400 shark species in the world, one’s list of diving destinations must spread far and wide in order to see them all. So how many can be ticked off the long list by scuba diving in this stunning location?

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Guest Post by Karim Iliya: a Photographer’s Perspective of Komodo

Since I was small, before I even became a photographer, I always wanted to see how currents move. There are brief moments when we can see smoke in a beam of light, or ink moving through water, but getting a clear image of how currents moved remained locked in my imagination, until one unexpected day in Komodo National Park, Indonesia. […]

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Adelaar at dive travel shows 2017 and 2018!

In January, we will be in Europe and november in the USA for three of the most visited dive travel shows! Paris International Dive Show This year, we will not have a booth at Paris International Dive Show (January 12-15, 2018). But an Adelaar representative ill be on the premises and available to answer questions about diving the world-class dive sites of […]

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Spotlight on Exclusive Luxury Liveaboard Sailing Komodo

Prior to becoming a writer, Joseph Conrad was in the British Merchant Marine where he became enamored with Indonesia. Although the vessel he sailed on was not an exclusive luxury liveaboard, like Adelaar; he was still able to get around the Indonesian archipelago and see quite a bit of the culture and way of life. After he left the sea […]

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Private Family Adventure Cruises Custom Designed for You

Your sense of adventure and love of seeing new cultures doesn’t disappear just because you have kids, so why should your family holidays be limited? In fact, why not consider a family adventure cruise? Whether you are traveling with friends and family or are a multi-generational group, imagine a family adventure cruise sailing in an exotic locale, aboard a historical, […]

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Fuel Your Dive Habit | Women’s Dive Day

Women’s Dive Day is coming, have you given it any thought? Ladies it’s Women’s Dive Day, are you happy accounting for only 36% of divers? That’s right; when it comes to diving it’s still a man’s world! The 36% figure mentioned above, is only a PADI statistic. An analysis by DEMA using Anysite, found that women account for only 35% of new […]

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Komodo Snorkeling and Expedition Cruise

Whoever said you do not see as much snorkeling as you do diving obviously has not snorkeled in Komodo. Komodo is repeatedly voted one of the top #5 places to snorkel in the world (and here). If you’ve thought about snorkeling Komodo, now is the time. Adelaar Cruises has planned a special snorkeling cruise and we have some last minute […]

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