Megan marine biologist

Guest Post by Megan Meyers: a Biologist’s Perspective of Komodo

From Darwin to Finding Nemo As a biologist, one of the things that impresses me more than anything else is biodiversity and pristine habitat, mostly because there are so few places left that allow me to see both. Darwin (or as us biologists call him, the father of evolution) set forth on the voyage of the beagle 187 years ago. […]

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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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Womens Dive Day Adelaar, Fuel the Habit

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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Frasers Dolphin (Charles Anderson) Komodo

Dolphin Encounters in Komodo Aboard Adelaar

Imagine yourself, relaxing on deck, a nice cup of java in your hand, a platter of warm croissants at your elbow and succulent fresh mango, papaya and pineapple sitting on your plate. Now take a deep breath of that fresh sea air, exhale, and take a look at the crimson sunrise off the port side bow. As if this isn’t […]

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Baby, Juvenile Komodo Dragon, Adelaar

Trekking with the Komodo Dragon

One of the nice things about going to Komodo National Park sailing from Bali to Komodo with Adelaar Cruises is that there are so many different land excursions available (not to mention more Indonesian underwater reef scenes). Whether it’s trekking to the beautiful waterfall on Palau Moyo, visiting the volcanic lake at Palau Satonda or climbing to the top of […]

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