I traveled with my girlfriend to Koh Tao for Christmas. I had never been there before but she had worked there for a number of years previously as a dive instructor.
There are a number of dive sites positioned closely together not far from the island where a ship was also scuttled to provide an interesting wreck dive. The other sites near it were very easy dives. The highlight was Chumphon Pinnacle on Christmas Eve......Read Full Report
My whole family (extended) took a week in Cozumel and I added on a few extra days (to be sure I got in some good diving). We had two who got certified and two who did "discover scuba" trips. Everyone to the person said that this was the best trip ever! The family time was great, but the dive experience made for a thrilling vacation! Since I am a divemaster, I watched with care as my husband and son were put through their paces. I LOVE this Master Instructor (Alex Oliver) and would recommend him to anyone.
The relatives who did the discover dives enjoyed the dives so much that they will come back to get certified here. AlexScuba lets you stay down for a full hour. (assuming you aren't an air hog!) He lets you dive your profile, while keeping safety in mind. I would say that he runs a... Read the full report >
Natalie Hunt Reports:
Sunshine Divers have seen an abundance of Whale Sharks this October. With the rainy season hitting Northern Thailand there has been a lot of nutrients washed into the water thus attracting the Whale shark. With blooms of macro-algae surrounding such dive sites as Chumphon and South West and the world famous South Rock ( located between Koh Tao and Koh Phang Yang ) there has been a lot of Whale Shark activity. Whale sharks have reported at all mentioned dive sites at the same time!......Read Full Report
Great days diving yesterday with many different marine animals around.
Racha Yai is the closest site to Phuket, it is an island with around 12 dive sites on it, ideal for beginners to any level of diver......Read Full Report
Diving in PhiPhi - Great wildlife
Nathan Murphy Reports:
I went diving for the first time today on a DSD day - the visibility was really good (20-30m) and diving was very relaxed.
Two dives - second one being a full hour which was great - and saw an adult and a baby Turtle and a Leopard Shark which was fab. Also saw Cuttle Fish and a wide variety of other cool fish......Read Full Report
Humpbacks on the way to the dive site.
Deep Blue DIving Reports: 20 Aug 2012 - 17 Sep 2012
This time of the year is the best to scuba in the Golfo de Papagayo area. We are seeing humpback whales almost every day on the way out to the dive sites which are full of surprises......Read Full Report