Post Tagged with: "thailand"

Underwater Clean Up Success in Phuket

Underwater Clean Up Success in Phuket

16 October, 2014 at 11:45 pm 0 comments

The environment in south west Thailand was the winner in late September when a very energetic group of around 200 scuba divers set out aboard 8 boats and effectively returned with more than 1000kg of trash from Phuket dive sites. Robert Scammell (PADI Instructor Examiner) and Andy Auer (PADI Regional […]

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Scuba Diving Phi Phi Island, Thailand

Scuba Diving Phi Phi Island, Thailand

2 September, 2014 at 4:16 pm 0 comments

It’s a pretty exciting thought, scuba diving on your holiday in Thailand. Once you’ve made the decision to either learn to dive, continue your diving education or fun dive, how do you decide where you should go when this scuba diver’s paradise has so many individually fantastic and beautiful locations […]

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Glow-in-the-Dark Critters: Exploring Bioluminescence

Glow-in-the-Dark Critters: Exploring Bioluminescence

31 August, 2014 at 1:04 pm 0 comments

Have you ever seen photos of a glowing, other-worldly body of water? As the waves crash, the surface seems to ignite with a glow-in-the-dark hue. While it certainly looks like something out of a science-fiction movie, that glow – bioluminescence – is very real and very alive. If you have […]

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Richard Masin, PADI Divemaster at Age 69

Richard Masin, PADI Divemaster at Age 69

22 July, 2014 at 12:10 am 0 comments

Earlier this year, Richard Masin completed the PADI Divemaster Course in Thailand with PADI Instructor Billy Reuter at PADI Resort, A-One-Diving in Ranong. Well, you might ask “What’s the fuss about – he’s not alone in that”. Richard who hails from the USA happened to be 69 years old when […]

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Ban’s Diving Resort – 150,000th PADI Certification Milestone

Ban’s Diving Resort – 150,000th PADI Certification Milestone

5 June, 2014 at 9:38 pm 0 comments

PADI Asia Pacific Executives were joined in Thailand by Drew Richardson, President and Chief Executive Officer of PADI Worldwide, to celebrate an incredible milestone in the diving industry on 9th May, 2014. Ban’s Diving Resort in Koh Tao, Thailand, had accomplished the milestone of reaching 150,000 PADI certifications, atruly remarkable […]

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ScubaEarth New Featured Destinations: East Timor, Germany and Oman

ScubaEarth New Featured Destinations: East Timor, Germany and Oman

17 April, 2014 at 4:01 pm 0 comments

If you’re looking for ideas for your next dive trip then our list of ScubaEarth’s Featured Destinations for April is a great place to get inspired. Click on the title of any destination to get top tips on dive sites, marine life and diver reviews. Germany This cold water destination […]

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