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From Iboih, Pulau Weh to Langkawi and Georgetown, Penang

Pulau Weh, Aceh

At anchor in front of Pulau Rubiah, Iboih

Right in front of the Island called Pulau Rubiah in Iboih we drop our anchor. Only the following day we find out that we are a bit close to the snorkeling spot for the local tourists, the little boats go back and forth the whole day from 9 to 5 and shake us around every time they pass.

Pulau Rubiah Snorkeling
Snorkeling tourism on Rubiah Island
Super friendly Maritime Police from Banda Aceh
Captain and crew of the Maritime Police Banda Aceh on Weekend exercise

Most of the snorkelers wear an orange swim safety jacket and long clothes. Here in Aceh a very conservative Muslim religion is practiced and the Sharia law is in place.
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