If you’re thinking of getting qualified to dive or have just got your certification, there are some things to keep in mind. Diving is an amazing hobby, but there is also a very serious side to it. As a beginner it’s very important to focus and learn. As you gain more experience everything will start to become second nature. Here are our 7 essential tips for beginner divers. (more…)
As the travel industry implements changes due to the global Covid-19 pandemic Lotus Bungalows Candidasa is also evolving. Because we aren’t able to welcome guests right now we are changing the way bookings work so we can still offer great deals for future stays. This gives you something to look forward to and helps us keep our staff and resort in tip-top shape. Read on to find out how this may affect your bookings. (more…)
Bali, and Indonesia in general has been very lucky during the corona virus pandemic. Many foreigners left Bali in March thinking there would be a tidal wave of cases. However, so far there have been very few cases compared to Jakarta and other places in Asia and the number of new cases are declining daily.
In fact, Bali’s government and local village lawmakers have been applauded (more…)
It is the ambition of many divers to dive with the giant oceanic sunfish or mola-mola. Luckily, Gangga Divers at Lotus Bungalows Candidasa is perfectly located to know exactly the time and places to dive in the mola-mola season. In the 1000-metre deep channel between Candidasa and Nusa Penida these incredible fish pass by during the months of June-November. So, what makes these fish so special? Here are 10 fascinating facts about mola-mola that will make you want to dive with them even more! (more…)