A Travellers Guide to Basic Bahasa Indonesia

Posted on 03 May 2018

A Travellers Guide to Basic Bahasa Indonesia

Indonesia is an incredible archipelago with over 17,500 islands. This enormous stretch of islands has everything from culture, world-class surf and diving and of course plenty of beautiful beaches, making it a traveler favorite. With a population of 242 million and over 300 languages spoken, it is Bahasa Indonesia, or the Indonesian standard language that ties the people together. (more…)

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Gangga Divers Has a New Logo!

Posted on 24 April 2018

Gangga Divers PADI 5 Star Dive Centres

Gangga Divers, the house PADI dive centres for Lotus Hotel’s five resorts, has been rebranded with a fantastic new logo.

The logo’s base, a nautilus shell, reflects the sea and constant growth, which is what Gangga Divers’ service is all about. The logo also contains the letter G in the shell’s spiral, unifying the first initial of Gangga Divers and the shell. (more…)

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Why Take a Dive Course at Gangga Island Resort?

Posted on 19 April 2018

Why Take a Dive Course at Gangga Island Resort?

Gangga Island Resort & Spa is located just off the coast of Manado in North Sulawesi. It is well known for being a peaceful place surrounded by incredible diving. This is why most visitors to this area and to Gangga Island are already divers. However, Gangga Divers offers dive courses from beginner up to specialized diver courses for those more experienced. So why should you book a dive course in North Sulawesi? Let’s count the reasons… (more…)

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The Magic of Muck Diving Off Gangga Island

Posted on 30 March 2018

The Magic of Muck Diving Off Gangga Island

Gangga Island is heaven for divers, and none more so than those that love searching for and photographing underwater critters. Just off the shores of the island is Gangga Island Resort’s house reef where you could spend days discovering species of every colour, size and shape. Read on to learn about when to dive and what to look out for. (more…)

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10 Incredible Dive Sites in the Bangka Archipelago

Posted on 16 March 2018

10 Incredible Dive Sites in the Bangka Archipelago

The Bangka Archipelago in North Sulawesi is an area well known for spectacular diving and marine life. This group of islands includes Bangka, Kinabohutan, Gangga, Talisei and Tindila. Located at the meeting point of the Indian and Pacific Oceans, there are more than 30 dive sites all within reach of Gangga Island Resort & Spa, one of the highest rated dive resorts in the archipelago.

For divers this area is heaven on Earth, so in this article we’ll be telling you a little more about what dive sites in North Sulawesi you won’t want to miss! (more…)

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