Sensational voyage, amazing islands with impeccable service – a must for anyones and everyones “bucket list”. The crew were knowledgeable, welcoming, friendly and professional. The food was delicious “a big bravo to the Chef”. Thanks to all.
After combing through online discussion boards, I chose one company based in Yangon called Moby Dick because its e-mails were thorough and prompt, and I could always reach it on Skype.
Ever wonder what it would be like to live on a boat in the Burmese archipelago with amazing people? These pics sum it up. A year ago today I was on my way to meet up with some wonderful people for this magical adventure. I’m feeling nostalgic and missing the endless sea and sky.
The local mokens at the villages around mergui islands still dive into the clear blue waters for sea urchins and pearls the traditional way. They are a nomadic people. They had been in the area for decades if not centuries. They can dive deep and long without any external breathing apparatus. Even the children treat the sea as their playground, somersaulting happily into the waves from their small rocking canoes. Read More