Nature & Outdoors

Nature & Outdoors / 02.06.2010

I started scuba diving in 2000 and from the very beginning got wild about the underwater world. I visited many places since then, but for whatever reason I never considered the Caribbean as a possible destination. Eventually, the time has come to discover Cuba. There are several good places for scuba diving and after a quick...

Nature & Outdoors / 18.11.2009

Winter sports are not only about Alpine skiing and I know that there are lots of nordic ski fans. I tried only once and had a lot of fun by trying not to lose balance having only my foot tip hooked up to that tiny ski. Besides, you can enjoy a lot more nature and the scenery...

Nature & Outdoors / 14.10.2009

I'm mostly diving in tropical seas, like the amazing Bunaken Marine Park in Indonesia, or in the beautiful spots across the Red Sea in Egypt, where the water is warm and corals are so colourful. [caption id="attachment_5281" align="aligncenter" width="597"] Barracuda rhapsody. Photo by bett@ on Flickr[/caption]   But my usual dive buddy recently proposed to me to spend...

Nature & Outdoors / 11.09.2009

- There are things that words cannot describe. That's why I have looked for a good video that could show at least part of Bunaken National Marine Park wonders. The incredible biodiversity, beautiful corals, rare fishes, graceful turtles. There's so much to discover in this underworld environment. [caption id="attachment_17542" align="aligncenter" width="750"] Blue Nudibranch, Photo by Paolo Lora[/caption] Bunaken...

Nature & Outdoors / 07.09.2009

A few days ago I had my first encounter with the mandarin fish in Bunaken Marine Park. I had seen them many times in pictures, admiring their incredible brilliant colors, but knew very little about them. And nothing about their courting and mating. [caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Mandarin Fish Mating[/caption] We moved by boat late in the...