Places to eat in Timor – part 2
We all know a big part of your trip can be the food so here are a few of Dreamers Dive Academy Timor recommendations and insights of where to eat in Dili. There are so many more options than mentioned here hence “part 2 – see part 1 too”. Prices are an average for a […]
Dive sites – boat local
Dive sites – boat local Any site less than a 20/30minute boat ride away from the harbour. Pinnacle A uniqueness in Timor leste, located really local just 10 mins from the Marine Police harbour. This sandbank dive site cannot be seen at the surface. Submerged around 12-15m below the surface it is a hotspot for […]
Presentation; Marine life in Timor Leste
Presentation; Marine life in Timor Leste Introduction To celebrate World Ocean Day on the 8th June Dreamers Dive Academy Timor Leste joined up with a local Timorese group – Environmental activities. A volunteer group who helps organise snorkeling, beach clean up and mangrove planting. As well as making art work out of collected trash. Firstly, […]
Discovering/rediscovering Dive sites
Discovering/rediscovering Dive sites Photo by Mayumi Kubota Introduction Dreamers Dive Academy has been venturing out to explore on the west coast to look into ‘off the map’ dive site options. Not to say that these places have not been dived before. Especially as Dive Timor Lorosae has been diving these reefs since 2000! But we […]
SDI solo and TDI nitrox – Students comments
LuckilySDI solo and TDI nitrox – Students comments See below for comments. Intro Between the 9th and 19th May we had the pleasure of entertaining Dreamers Dive Academy owner Kate’s parents. Throughout their 10 day stay Dreamers Dive Academy took Sally and Steve to a variety of dive sites. Luckily we got a great mix […]
SDI/TDI internship- Student comment
Technical diving internship Intro For two weeks Dreamers Dive Academy Timor ran a technical diving based internship and had the priviledge of training Slav. He came all the way from the states to do a total of 4 courses with us. SDI deep and solo plus TDI nitrox and sidemount. Over the two weeks […]
Dive sites – West of Dili
Dive sites – West of Dili Introduction to West Coast Sites These are classified as being west of East Timor’s capital city Dili. Depending on the condition of the road and which site you are going the drive can take between 45mins and 1.5hours. The drive is very scenic and you’ll pass some nice beaches […]
Kate’s Parents come for a visit – Yes they dive!
Kate’s Parents come for a visit – Yes they dive! Intro Between the 9th and 19th May we had the pleasure of entertaining Dreamers Dive Academy owner Kate’s parents. Kate learnt to dive with them over 15 years ago! It conituned into family holidays until Kate became an instructor. They dived together 3 times […]
Timorese taking their SDI open water course!
Open water course – Timorese students learning @ Dreamers Dive Academy Introduction So we’ve been at it again; SDI Open water course for our sponsored Timorese of the month for April/May are Dive Timor driver Rui and DTL guesthouse/Timor backpackers cleaner Yanti. Thank you to Dive Timor for all the assistance and use of […]
Ivan’s Birthday – Let’s go to Maubara!!!
Ivan’s Birthday – Let’s go to Maubara!!! Dive Maubara yes please!!! So on the 10th of May it was a very special day for Dreamers Dive Academy owner Ivan because it was his birthday! How do dive shop owners celebrate getting a year older you may ask…. DIVING of course! Diving is what we […]