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Vanuatu

Eruptions Mount Yasur

I have been working on some of the data I brought back with me. One experiment is to have a small video of the eruptions on Mount Yasur. They are very not perfect I know that. But I don’t want … Weiterlesen

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Imam Vanuatu and Hello Australia

Well… it was a bit sad to leave Vanuatu but all vacation end sooner or later. Two last pics from there (not sure where the pics are that I made from the plane leaving Tanna). The first one is a … Weiterlesen

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Port Vila… and Mount Yasur as final activity on Tanna

You know what is heavenly? The first chocolate bar after three weeks… 😉 I am safely back in Vila and when I arrived at the hotel shortly after 10 they told me check-in was only at 2 PM. The hotels … Weiterlesen

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Today’s report will follow tomorrow…

Just got back from another visit to Mount Yasur and it was once again entirely different from my visit on sunday. It was my 4th visit to the volcano and each time was different. Unfortunately my flight to Vila was … Weiterlesen

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Found Dorie and cannibal-nudibranches…

Today I had my last dive-day on Vanuatu. Did the first one with Jack on a new boat dive-site that they have done only three times so far. When we went down I saw lots of Dories there… 😉 No … Weiterlesen

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Blue cave divesite and Black magic…

So I went diving again this morning and the Blue Cave divesite is the least damaged I have seen so far. It is still damaged significantly but for the first time I saw a big coral fan and gorgonias. Jack … Weiterlesen

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Kosaba reef

Yesterday evening I went out again to take pics of the milky way but this time with my Olympus camera and the fisheye-lense. The sky was reddish in the background and I was wondering what it was till today I … Weiterlesen

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Village time again

This morning I had planned on going back in the water but at breakfast one of the girls told me that someone else had booked a tour that I was interested in so I quickly changed my plans. I was … Weiterlesen

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Volcano time….

Today I took a day off (diving) and spent the morning in a hammock… 🙂 I wanted to go on one specific tour but the problem is that they don’t do it for just one person so I have to … Weiterlesen

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John Frum and some more diving

So yesterday eveing I went to participate in an ‚John Frum‘-excursion. This cult is some kind of religion only on the island of Tanna. I had thought that there would be a flag-raising (I had seen pictures of that) but … Weiterlesen

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Second dive day

Today I am not going to tell you a lot but just let the pics tell the story. First there are some pics of the resort and the sunsets. And then dive pics. We were at the house reef this … Weiterlesen

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First dives on Tanna

So I arrived at my ‚home‘ for the next ten days yesterday afternoon. I enjoyed the sunset during happy hour with a glass of wine and intended to come back for dinner but then I wasn’t hungry so I just … Weiterlesen

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Ekasup Village

While I just enjoyed my first sunset on the island of Tanna (where I will stay for 10 days) I sorted the pics from this morning. Since my flight to Tanna was only in the afternoon I had booked the … Weiterlesen

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Going back to Vila

After another a bit sleepless night I had another cold shower and unfortunately it looks like the moscitos thought I was breakfast. My entire back is full of moscito bites. 🙁 The downside of outdoor-life…. For breakfast sweet Em had … Weiterlesen

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Ambrym, day 2

Since the truck was going to get us at 8 AM I had to get up early again. Problem was that I hadn’t slept well. First of all the rats kept me awake and then I got a strong headache … Weiterlesen

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Ambrym, day 1

I had to get up very early to fly out to Ambrym as the flight was at 7 AM. Turned out that it was too early to get any coffee at the hotel and the cafe at the domestic terminal … Weiterlesen

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Ambrym, second teaser

This morning I went to see another ROM-dance and again I was fascinated by the costumes. Here is a pic of Freddie (he is the owner of the bungalow I am staying in) and the village-chief from Fanlan. Fanlan is … Weiterlesen

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Around the island tour Efate

Since I couldn’t dive any more today (my flight is at 7 AM tomorrow morning) I had booked a tour around the island. There is only one street around the island (meaning you can’t just cut short by going in … Weiterlesen

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Last dive day on Efate

Today I did two more dives on Efate. The first one was on a wreck called the Star of Russia. It is 80 m long and 13 metres wide and in it’s days it was a sail-boat with the 3 … Weiterlesen

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Better diving today

Today I did three dives and they were much nicer than the ones yesterday. We went to dive-sites that had not been totally destroyed by cyclone PAM last year. It was good to see corals that are actually alive and … Weiterlesen

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