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Travel reports: Sampling locations and aquarium plant biotopes. Aquarium plant and fish keeping all over the world.

Visit to The Netherlands

Posted by on Nov 15, 2011 in All Categories, Travel | 0 comments

Visit to The Netherlands

Here are some good examples of Dutch Style planted tanks which I collected for a presentation. Jaap Liefting, a member of the NBAT kindly took me along on a trip visiting three experienced aquarists in Holland. All aquaria are set up according to the NBAT rules for “Gezelschapsaquaria” (community tanks). If readers have sufficient command of Dutch, here is a...Read More

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Aquarium Shops in Singapore

Posted by on Nov 9, 2009 in All Categories, Travel | 0 comments

Aquarium Shops in Singapore

I finally got round today to do my write-up on some photos I took on my last trip while visiting some aquarium shops in Singapore. I liked the fact that most shops had made the effort to set up some showcase aquariums. Almost all of the tanks on display were doing well, which is what I would expect to see as these tanks were set up by experts running aquarium shops…....Read More

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Safari to Endau Rompin National Park

Posted by on Jul 17, 2009 in All Categories, Travel | 0 comments

Safari to Endau Rompin National Park

Together with Khim and Simon of South Island Aquarium and Jason, a mate of Khim’s, I went on a plant spotting expedition into Malaysia. It was an extremely enjoyable trip. Got up at 0500 local time, set off at 0545 and returned to the Hotel at 0010. We first stopped off at a small stream which had almost fallen dry to see some Cryptocoryne schulzei. It was still...Read More

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