The marine life in the Philippines is overwhelmingly beautiful. Made up of more than 7,100 islands and located in the nutrient-rich Coral Triangle, the Philippines is home to an astounding number of marine creatures. World War II wrecks, steep drop-offs and tropical caves house colourful hard and soft corals as well as thousands of […]Read more ›
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In late April, PADI 5 Star Instructor Development Resort Sierra Madre Divers, hosted the first coral restoration project conducted in partnership with Ocean Quest. The Ocean Quest coral propagation methodology was developed by Anuar Abdullah and has achieved great success and recognition across South East Asia. The Alona House Reef […]Read more ›
El Nido is a municipality at the northern tip of Palawan in the Philippines. Comprising of 45 islands and islets, El Nido has a population of 36,000. Located 230km north of Palawan’s capital, Puerto Princessa, El Nido is described as the gateway to the pristine Bacuit Archipelago. The limestone cliffs […]Read more ›
Using ScubaEarth as a digital logbook is beneficial for many divers, however it is also a divers’ community. You can tag your ScubaEarth dive buddies for each dive, including your instructor, favourite PADI Divemaster or Dive Center. Below is the story of Patrick Preston from Neptune Dive Center who uses ScubaEarth regularly to log […]Read more ›
If you like the idea of stepping into the ocean at your own pace, then shore diving is a great place to start. There’s no dive boat required, no need to follow the schedule of a large group of divers and no need to find your sea legs. Shore diving […]Read more ›
Typhoon Haiyan was one of the strongest tropical cyclones ever recorded, devastating portions of Southeast Asia – particularly the Philippines – in early November 2013. PADI Five Star Dive Resort, Sea Explorers from Alona Beach, Malapascua, Philippines wrote to PADI recently with extremely good news of the redevelopment that has […]Read more ›