Thresher Sharks. Malapascua, Philippines

After two nights in Cebu Cityย ย I was very excited to be finally heading to Malapascua Island. Roughly three hours away by private car I started to get nervous as we drove; the skies darkening and the wind picking up. About an hour away I received a call from the resort that the ferries had stopped …

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Saffa Shark love; Great Whites in Gansbaai

When I first saw the Great White Shark Conservation advert in the STA brochure I thought I'd be spending a week living on a research boat with marine biologists. I'm not sure why I thought this, but the ambiguous description also meant the other volunteers also no idea what to expect from the program either. …

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