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Underwater World

…as seen through the lens of Pipistrelle’s snorkelling team!

Progressing south through the azure blue atolls we have captured more wonderfully colourful marine life.  While most can be identified through our own knowledge and by referring to books we have on board, we rely on external input from our friend and expert, Oliver Straub for correction and 100% accuracy.   252 more words

Yacht Pipistrelle

Moss Landing: Sanctuary Tours in Monterey

As a Floridian, I’m no stranger to close encounters with wildlife. Between the wild buffalo, horses, Whooping Crane and alligators on Paynes Prairie to the deer, snakes, raccoons and possums in the back yard there is hardly a day that goes by without expecting to see something(oh yeah, bugs).   332 more words

Outdoor Events

Rising for Dolphins

I haven’t caught very many sunrises on this road trip but our visit to Monkey Mia earlier this week ensured that I was awake in time for one.  307 more words


Meeting dolphins!

When we visited South Africa last year, one of Oliver and Louisa’s favourite experiences was meeting monkeys. At World of Birds Sanctuary and Monkey Park… 407 more words


Swimming with dolphins & sea turtles: Egypt

Egypt 14/07/2013 – 28/07/2013

Almost two years ago I visited Egypt with my then in-laws. One of my highlights was snorkeling at Marsa Mubarak (Turtle Bay) and swimming with dolphins when we went on a boattrip. 15 more words

Achieved And In Process


Matt and I successfully arrived in Tioman after an incredibly busy boat journey over, and we went straight in the sea when we arrived.

The room we stayed in was fairly hostel-like, but it had a bathroom and a small balcony area for hanging clothes to dry, so for £9 each a night including breakfast we weren’t going to complain. 809 more words