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Diving and Snorkeling in Angthong Marine Park – Koh Wao

Divemaster Trainee Sophie about her dive trip to Angthong Marine Park in the Gulf of Thailand: So Wind finder said no, but the sun on the South East said, ‘oh, go on then’. With perfect weather we prepared the guests, … Continue reading

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There Are Too Many Unprofessional Small Operators in the Scuba Diving Industry

The news that PADI are starting a program called the “Business Academy” to help dive centers presumably to make more money whilst providing better service.

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Scuba Diving and Yoga. A Conscious Lifestyle!

SCUBA DIVING AND YOGA ARE NOT JUST SPORT ACTIVITIES – THEY BOTH ARE WAYS OF LIFE. Lifestyles that brighten up the colors of the world around you, bring delicious richness into your daily existence and teach you to be a … Continue reading

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East coast dive sites of Koh Tao

Now that the Summer weather has arrive here on the South East of Thailand, what better way to spend your time than a full day trip exploring the underwater world of our neighboring island Koh Tao.

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MAKRO Thailand is selling Shark Fin Products

As we all already know, the global population of sharks has reached a critical level. The more we are surprised and disappointed the Macro Thailand is now selling shark fin soup.

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Sophie’s first dive at Sail Rock – PADI Advanced Course

So, Koh Phangan, you hear all the divers talk; discussions and sales pitches which exceed the expectations of a dive. Upon their discussions of Sail Rock, they describe the site itself, the coral reefs, the plant life, the clear visibility, … Continue reading

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Refurbishment of the Haad Yao Divers Boat

October and November is monsoon and low season here on Koh Phangan. The ideal time to get our dive boat in the shipyard.

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Whale Shark Spectacle at Sail Rock

Whale Shark encounters have been a rare spectacle this year but since mid October Whale shark sightings at Sail Rock are increasing.

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PADI Open Water to Divemaster Internship

If you have never dived before and want to become a PADI Divemaster then this unique Scuba Diving Internship takes you from a Non-Diver to a PADI Professional in just 3 month. At Haad Yao Divers Koh Phangan we have … Continue reading

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Dive Internship – Open Water to PADI Scuba Instructor

If you have never dived before and want to become a PADI Instructor then this unique Scuba Diving Internship takes you from a Non-Diver to a PADI Professional in just 7 month (PADI Standards require to have been a certified … Continue reading

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