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    Blue Marlin is a founding member of the Gili island dive association (GIDA). This non-profit organization was set up to promote environmentally aware business attitudes, a co-operative operational structure and a high standard of sa...
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    In Addition to our newly remodelled onsite hotel, Blue Marlin has also partnered with our sister resorts, Kelapa Luxury Villas and Kelapa Kecil. Each offers unique features to suit a wide variety of travellers requirements and can b...
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    Blue Marlin Tech is a division of Blue Marlin Dive, which is dedicated to providing quality technical diver training, daily technical dive charters, as well as technical expeditions to all corners of Indonesia. Our aim is not only t...
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Blue Marlin Dive Blog

  1. Send Nudis: The Way-Too-Simple Intro to Nudibranchs

    With over 3000 known species in our world's oceans, each more flamboyant and weird than the last, nudibranchs have developed a sort of cult following among divers. However, many divers don't know these cool facts!
  2. Muckin’ Around

    If you’re just getting your fins wet, “muck” may be a new term for you. Don’t worry, Blue Marlin Dive is here to break it down. “Muck” is a polite way to describe some dirty diving!
  3. A Fish Full of Dollars: Interview with the Filmmaker

    Being screened at ADEX this week, A Fish Full of Dollars is a case study about Tanjung Luar, a fishing village in East Lombok, where sharks are actively targeted for their fins, and where their loss may ultimately have devastating effects on a local community that is already living below the poverty line. Blue Marlin's exclusive interview with the filmmaker, Adrienne Gittus.
  4. Manta Matching in Komodo

    Hear from Marine Megafauna Researcher Elitza Germanov about manta matching: why it's important and how you can help.
  5. UV Diving

    The movie Avatar transported many to a world of glowing wonder and vibrant colours. But what if you could actually visit? UV Diving is your chance.