My wife and I were among 12 very fortunate divers on board the Seven Seas, a one hundred foot Iron wood trading Pinisi built in Makassar and tricked out for anything a diver could wish for. On our first dive an immense Ocean Manta appeared, at first like a ghost ship then floated above us, blocking out the sun. Read More
On December 23 I embarked on the Seven Seas, ready for an experience of a lifetime.. The luxurious boat provides spaces to read, chat, sunbathe or chill out. It is a total detox from life. The variety and high standard of food satisfied even the pickiest of eaters. Read More
Join Dr. Lawrence Blair and Captain Mark Heighes in March 2019 for an unusual exploratory cruise off the West Coast of Indonesian New Guinea and the Southern Raja Ampat Islands, aboard The Seven Seas. Read More
By Tommy Schultz - What’s the difference between a scuba diver and a Vegas gambler? Might seem like an odd question, but if you look closely we’re really not so different. We all take leaps of faith, venturing into the unknown, hoping lady luck is going to smile on us this time.
At least that’s how I felt on the morning of January 11th, just four days into our incredible 12-day cruise of Raja Ampat on the Seven Seas when I had the luckiest dive of my life. Read More
By John Tanzer. – The difference ‘real’ protection from fishing can make to coral reef fish life and dive experience.
Marine protected areas are most valued where they pay their way. Well protected they will continue to support the resilience of the magnificent reefs of Raja Ampat as well as the wellbeing of communities into the future. Read More
As I stepped off the tender boat onto the deck of the Seven Seas anchored in Sorong Harbor, I knew Wendy and I were in for a special kind of dive trip. For 12 relaxing days, this classic Buginese schooner served as home while we cruised the waters of Raja Ampat, treating the 12 divers and 1 snorkeler to the best scuba diving I’ve experienced in my 15 years of diving! Read More
The magic of the Indonesian archipelago has whispered to me since I was a little girl, the call to explore her 17,000 islands sometimes a murmur, at other times a siren song. I can’t quite recall when I first heard mention of the Forgotten Islands, but I know I was instantly smitten, drunk with longing for these lost and lonely isles. Read More
The Seven Seas will be organizing an epic expedition to this area, combining the Komodo and East of Flores itineraries in a 14 night trip from June 19th to July 3rd 2018 (yes, this year!). We will be exploring and experiencing a great variety of reefs along the journey from West to East. Read More
By Candra Dewi, Operational Director The Seven Seas. --- Time flies, huh? Can you believe it’s December already and there goes 2017! Feels like it all happened just in a blink of an eye!!! My first born is in high school and my baby boy turned 7 years old this year. Read More