Northwest Passage 2022

Our original plan had been to tour the Kamchatka Peninsula in the summer but one notorious asshole, Valdimer Putin, ruined that trip with his murderous war against Ukraine. As you can imagine it wouldn’t be wise sending Americans, Aussies and Brits into Russian waters in 2022. So we were offered an alternative when that was … Read more

Socorro – 2022

Back to one of my favorite sites, Socorro, or more appropriately the Revillagigedo Islands.  Located about 200 miles southwest of Cabo, Mexico it’s a collection of pinnacle islands rising from the deep. Great diving for big pelagic life including giant mantas who never disappoint! This trip I did with Nautilus Dive Adventures who I highly … Read more

Great White Sharks – 2021

After ten years I decide it was high time to head back to Guadalupe Island, Mexico and see what the sharks have been up to. This time I upgrade the trip and went on the great Nautilus Belle Amie with Nautilus Liveaboards. They are a great operation I’ve used before for other trips. Highly recommend … Read more

Sailing Croatia – 2021

Our tradition of a group sailing adventure was supposed to be 2020 following our 2018 Bahamas’ adventure and the 2016 BVI trip. Alas as the world knows, COVID. Everything down, entire countries closed and much suffering and death. After cocooning up at home from March of 2020 till August 2021 we were finally able to … Read more

Indonesia and Japan – 2019

In Nov of 2019 we journeyed back to Raja Ampat, Indonesia. A remote region in northeast Indonesia it is difficult to get to taking many days of travel by plane, car, ferry and boat. However the diving is some of the best in the world with abundant reefs and life. This trip reflected that but … Read more