Diving Thailand

Our last trip blog for the Friends for Sharks 2015 World Tour focuses on diving with Projects Abroad in Thailand at the tourist hot-spot of Ao Nang – well known for its stunning beaches, beautiful island groups, warm water, coral reefs and cliff climbing.

Projects Abroad conduct 3 days of survey diving per week alternating between […]

By |February 15th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on Diving Thailand

World Tour for Sharks – The End!

So, this is it. We made it to the finish line and our World Tour for Sharks is officially over.

Complete. Done.

How is it possible that we even made it to this point? Mostly in one piece I would like to add; with just two hospital visits, two broken laptops, two broken cameras, four back injury […]

By |December 14th, 2015|Blog|Comments Off on World Tour for Sharks – The End!

Projects Abroad Mangrove Reforestation

Our second community action day with Projects Abroad Fiji involved mangrove reforestation at a local riverbank. The staff and volunteers of Projects Abroad have been busy growing mangrove propagules in recent weeks and they were ready for planting in the wild during our time in Fiji. I have already discussed the importance of mangroves for […]

By |October 11th, 2015|Blog|Comments Off on Projects Abroad Mangrove Reforestation

Projects Abroad: Community Action Day Fun!

The staff and volunteers at Projects Abroad undertake valuable community-based conservation work and we have really enjoyed our time participating in this aspect of the Fiji project. It has been such a pleasure to enjoy the company of the volunteers, staff and local Fijians – who are very warm and welcoming.

We visited a local school […]

By |October 6th, 2015|Blog|Comments Off on Projects Abroad: Community Action Day Fun!