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The rest of the gang on Kuredu

30 Jan 2010

If we are talking about all our members of the team of course we cannot miss out Jutta (base leader), Darren (videographer) and Frank (IT specialist). Jutta’s work involves the whole organization of the daily program for the instructors and snorkel guides, planning courses, trying…

Grass Ghost Pipefish in Komandoo Lagoon

30 Jan 2010

We saw last days an ornate ghost pipefish in the house reef of Komandoo. Today we have found these two grass ghost pipefish in the lagoon. At barely two meters of depth, these two creatures, close relatives to the previous ornate ghost pipefish, always hang…

Where is my breakfast?

30 Jan 2010

Everybody on Komandoo has the chance to have a peaceful breakfast sitting on the terrace beside the sea. Even this beautiful Maakana wants to enjoy this. Looks like he’s asking: Where is my breakfast?These birds are quite common in the Maldives and they feed mainly…

Boot Show 2010, former staff, Day 7

29 Jan 2010

It took some time but he found his way to Duesseldorf again!!! Markus Grim was working from 1996-1998 for Prodivers in Kuredu, always searching for the ultimate dive. His philosophy: “You can check out any time you like, but you can never leave.” We hope…

Friday Night on Vakarufalhi

29 Jan 2010

Friday Night is Maldivian Night on Vakarufalhi, where everybody on the island has to wear a sarong.  Sarongs are the local dress in the Maldives, usually worn by men.  During the afternoon, staff on the island teach the guests the different ways how to tie…

Kuredu’s helping hands on the boats

29 Jan 2010

The dive and snorkel boats that head out from Kuredu, Komandoo and Vakarufalhi are all staffed by local Maldivian crews.  The local knoweldge and expertise that they bring is invaluable, and the captain and crew are an important part of every diver and snorkelers experience…

Cyber Café on Komandoo

29 Jan 2010

In front of the Dive Centre on Komandoo we have a table-hut that we normally use for resort dive briefings, log book fill up or whatever other reason to gather together for a while before or after the dive. It happens to be the area…

Boot Show 2010, ProNRC, Day 6

28 Jan 2010

During the last days we have been writing about former Prodivers staff, and it is nice to know from them how life goes on after being working in the Maldives. Our next one is more than a visitor and it happens to be one of…

Vakarufalhi’s New Water Bungalows

28 Jan 2010

I am sure you are all quite curious about what the water bungalows on Vakarufalhi look like. There are now 25 beautiful, big and luxurious water villas on the north eastern side of the island, facing towards our neighbour tourist resort Centara Grand Island (formerly…