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Shark Attack!

Friday, 25 Nov 2011 | Views [12814] | Comments [1]

Whilst surfing in Bali, Indonesia I was attacked by a two metre Bull Shark . The shark grabbed my arm whilst I was paddling, however luckily it didn't hold on and I was able to pull my arm free. A nearby surfer responded to my cries for help and bravely ... Read more >

Tags: bali, medical expenses, repatriation, shark

Up in Smoke

Friday, 26 Feb 2010 | Views [2660]

Vacationing in Indonesia, our beach bungalow burnt down in a fire due to an electrical surge. Luckily, I was out for the day and had a daypack with me that contained my passport and credit cards, but I did lose the entire contents of my backpack in ... Read more >

Tags: fire, indonesia, smoke

“The Bends”

Monday, 15 Feb 2010 | Views [2238]

I went diving with instructors at manta dive on Gili Trawangan in Bali and the next morning I awoke to find my body had developed a rash (which was later diagnosed as a symptom of skin bends). After speaking to a dive specialist at the diver alert ... Read more >

Tags: bali, diving, hyperbaric chamber, rash, scuba diving, the bends, true claims


Thursday, 8 May 2008 | Views [2622]

I was really looking forward to scuba diving in Bali. Not long after I arrived, I signed up for a dive with a local company, who promised to take me out to a dive location in a new speed boat. They had just renovated the boat but had not yet installed ... Read more >

Tags: bali, claim, diving, hospitals & health, indonesia, medical, scuba, true claim stories, world nomads



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