Dive In Style: Tim Simond

Dive In Style is a lavish coffetable book that’s packed with photos of the best places to dive around the world – and chill out afterwards too

Lankayan, Borneo: Some Underwater Pictures

Here’s a few photos, from both above and below water, that I took at Lankayan island in Malaysian Borneo last year.

Sipadan Tsunami

Was Sipadan Island damaged during the tragic tsunami of 2004? Definitely not – the Malaysian Borneo island reknown as one of the world’s best dive sites was far away from the tsunami’s effects

Cousteau’s Calypso to be scuttled?

Once the ship that helped pioneer scuba exploration of stunning dive sites like Sipadan, Jacques Cousteau’s Calypso now lies rotting in a La Rochelle harbour

Borneo Diving: An Introduction

Borneo has long been known for the superlative beauty of its scuba diving. Home to thousands of different aquatic species, Malaysian Borneo’s islands boast a staggering range of biodiversity. Coupled with postcard-perfect tropical islands set amongst shimmering azure seas under the vast canopy of the Indo-Pacific sky, Borneo is quite simply one of the best […]

Borneo Diving: Sipadan

Sabah’s most magical dive destination, Sipadan is the ultimate underwater dream for many divers

Borneo Diving: Sipadan Water Village, Mabul

Sipadan Water Village is a spacious resort built on stilts over the island of Mabul and only a few minutes boat ride from Sipadan

Borneo: Sepilok Orangutan Sanctuary

Come face to face with the orang’utans in this unique conservation area dedicated to preserving an entire habitat and the fantastic creatures within it

Borneo Diving: Mataking

An island resort focused on complete relaxation and with shallow reefs ideal for learning to dive

Borneo Diving: Lankayan

Set amongst a Marine Conservation Area, the tiny island of Lankayan boasts some of Borneo’s best diving and seasonal visits from whale sharks

Borneo Diving: Mantanani

A secluded island resort that’s still near the mainland, Mantanani lets you enjoy great dives without feeling cut off from the rest of Borneo’s unique attractions

Borneo Diving: Kota Kinabalu

Sabah’s capital city offers bustling city life, amazing island cruises only minutes from the mainland and easy scuba diving straight off the plane.

Kapalai Resort: Sipadan Diving

Feel like you’re on the edge of the world with this charismatic stilt-built reef resort out in the open sea and close by to Sipadan

Malaysia Diving Books

There’s a small but very useful selection of books specifically about scuba diving in Malaysia, which you can browse and buy online.