It doesn’t seem possible that a remote island paradise could be found just 25 minutes from a busy international airport- and yet, Loloata Island Resort in Papua New Guinea is proof that such places do exist. The resort is only a short journey by taxi and boat from Port Moresby’s Jacksons Airport; however, the stresses of urban life fade away immediately upon arrival and serenity reigns supreme. Loloata Island offers the discerning diver the best of both worlds- convenient accessibility, combined with the opportunity to escape to a place defined by its unparalleled diving and its relaxed pace of life….

Imagine a country made up of over 900 lush volcanic islands, a third of which are uninhabited; where cultural identity thrives, where the land is a tangle of tropical rainforest and the ocean is a wonderland of colorful reef and historic wrecks. If in your mind’s eye you are seeing a scattering of emerald islands ringed with white gold beaches and sapphire seas, you’re probably imagining a place that looks a lot like the Solomon Islands. Located 1,200 kilometers northeast of Australia in the southwest Pacific, the Solomon Islands are a true adventurer’s fantasy- a place that remains untouched by…

Imagine being able to look history in the face. You are submerged in the sparkling water of Bali, investigating the USS Liberty Wreck that was torpedoed by a Japanese submarine. You are in the amazing Lombok Strait, amidst a world where a fallen warship takes on another life and becomes a framework of positivity for thousands of other life forms. On January 11th, 1942, the World War II cargo ship USS Liberty Wreck was on its journey of giving supplies to needy soldiers when it was blasted by enemy ammunition. The ship was able to make it almost back to…