Monthly Archives: September 2012

Last days


Duika here: Our last days were no different, still  there were unexpected suprises at every horizon. We spent our last expedition night on Selanka with Pak Joseph, our host during the period we were ‘winded in’.  We left early to …

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NEW! Tasik Ria a base for sea kayaking in Indonesia


Hugging the Coast team member Vonna Keller stayed on to train the lovely Tasik Ria staff to lead kayak trips around North Sulawesi and the Bunaken Marine National Park. The pool at Tasik Ria resort provided great training ground for practicing their …

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Hugging the Coast on Vimeo

Hugging the coast introduction from Duika Burges Watson on Vimeo.

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From Bebelang to Sangihe, and back to Tasik Ria – more adventures


Over the last week of the expedition we’ve had very little internet access. We even visited an amazing island – Pulau Makalehi – which had no phone reception whatsoever, even though every man, woman and child had and used a …

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