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As experts say it has further mysteries to yield.
- The remains of a 5th Century cargoship has become the first ancient shipwreck in Greece opened up to public
- It lies near Greek island of Alonissos and was laden with an estimated 4,000 amphoras when it sank
- The shipwreck is to become the first ancient shipwreck to be made accessible to recreational divers in Greece
Sleeping with the fishes takes on a whole new meaning at these villas and suites located under the sea.
Over the years, plans for a fully-submerged luxury hotel, like the Poseidon Undersea Resort in Fiji and Hydropolis in Dubai, have been mapped out. But they’ve yet to become a reality for intrepid travelers. Until that happens, you can realize your dreams of living like the Little Mermaid or Captain Nemo in these floating villas with underwater bedrooms or suites that look out into aquariums everywhere from the Maldives to Shanghai. Read more
The Philippine population total, which now stands at >1,600 individual whale sharks, was reached through the submission of photo-identification data from dedicated work by LAMAVE, WWF-Philippines and avid and active members of the public. Read more
As one of the world’s most recognizable natural wonders, Belize’s Great Blue Hole draws hordes of snorkelers and divers every year to marvel at its size and beauty. But there’s more to the underwater sinkhole than meets the eye. Read more
Wakatobi Resort will soon be tied into a solar power station that will supply a substantial portion of the property’s electrical power needs. Wakatobi’s efforts to bring solar power to the region date back more than a dozen years. Read more
Guests of Wakatobi Resort can now experience the ultimate in personalized diving and snorkeling aboard a new 70-foot boat custom-built boat for private charters and excursions. Read more
Celebrating our New Coralia Liveaboard
You won’t miss any sunsets in Coralia’s master cabins.
20% soft opening discount is valid until October 3rd, 2019.
Discovering the underwater attractions that lie just off Wakatobi’s beach.
by Steve Miller, Pro Photographer and Wakatobi Guest Experience Consultant
It’s morning, and the dive boats of Wakatobi are just about to head out for the first trip of the day. I’m still on shore at the dive center, halfway through a leak check on my camera housing. But there’s no rush because today, I won’t be catching a boat. The housing passes the leak test, and as soon as I lift it from the freshwater tank, one of the dive center staff appears and immediately takes it from my arms. Smiling, he asks “will you be needing a taxi boat drop off today?” Looking out to where the turquoise waters of the shallows transition to a deep blue, I reply “no, I think we’ll just swim along the jetty to the wall.” Read more