Ocean Souvenirs

Ocean Souvenirs to Avoid

We’ve all been tempted to purchase keepsakes when a dive or vacation destination is particularly memorable. But these ocean souvenirs are best left off your shopping list. When visiting a tropical location, souvenirs such as coral jewellery and seashells are ubiquitous. And, as divers, we may be tempted to purchase one as a keepsake or reminder of a, particularly fantastic trip. Despite this, it’s best to leave these marine-derived items off your shopping list and avoid these common ocean souvenirs. Shark [...]

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Pirate City

Unexplored Sunken Pirate City

Unexplored Sunken Pirate City in the Caribbean Will Finally Be Revealed Seventeenth-century life in Port Royal, Jamaica, commonly referred to as “the wickedest city on earth”, conjures up images of marauding pirates, treasure hunters, naval conquests, looting, and the overindulgence of food, alcohol, gambling, and women.  But the extravagances of the wealthiest port in the West Indies came to a rapid end at precisely 11:43 on 7 th June 1692, when Port Royal was consumed by an earthquake and two-thirds [...]

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Buddy System

SCUBA DIVING BUDDY SYSTEM

ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE SCUBA DIVING BUDDY SYSTEM Scuba diving culture is known for being friendly and fun, so of course it makes sense that the best way to dive is with the buddy system, where two divers stick together and look out for one another during their dive. Regular dive buddies often become lifelong friends who share incredible memories of living life underwater. After all, seeing that eagle ray or elusive mola mola fish is more fun when you have someone [...]

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Discover Scuba Diving

Discover Scuba Diver Special Offer

PADI Discover Scuba Diving now only 5,100 Thai Baht See for yourself what scuba diving is all about! Try a Discover Scuba Diving experience in 1 day. Have you ever wondered what it is like to breathe underwater? If you want to find out but are not quite ready to take the plunge into a certification course, Discover Scuba Diving will let you try scuba to see if you like it Academics Your PADI instructor will also teach you some basic skills to [...]

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Open Water Course Special Offer

Now only 14025 Thai Baht If you’ve always wanted to take scuba diving lessons, experience unparalleled adventure and see the world beneath the waves, this is where it starts. Get your scuba diving certification with the PADI Open Water Diver course – the world’s most popular and widely recognized scuba course. The PADI Open Water Diver is the most popular dive course in the world; it has introduced millions of people to the dive community. The PADI Open Water Diver certification is a [...]

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Tips for Equalizing

9 TIPS FOR A EQUALIZING WHILE SCUBA DIVING

Have you ever descended too quickly on your scuba dive only to find your ears starting to hurt? Or maybe your scuba ascent rate was too rushed and your Divemaster had to suddenly grab you just to slow you down?Although we know you want to make the most out of your dive, remember that a safe and controlled ascent and descent while diving is also important. So what can make an ascent or descent unsafe? How can you avoid [...]

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Unbelievable

Treasures from the Wreck of the Unbelievable

Treasures from the Wreck of the Unbelievable – Damien Hirst’s decade-in-the-making Venetian extravaganza – is as unbelievable as his title implies. I have never seen a bigger show in my life. The artist has filled not one but two museums with hundreds of objects in marble, gold and bronze, crystal, jade and malachite – heroes, gods and leviathans all supposedly lost in a legendary shipwreck 2,000 years ago and now raised from the Indian Ocean at Hirst’s personal expense. It [...]

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Whale Shark

Olympus Tough TG 5

After my mouths of debating to my I finally decided to buy the Olympus Tough TG 5 and I am not disappointed. Design The TG-5 retains a lot of the same design elements from the TG-4, and for good reason: They just work. For instance, the TG-5 uses the same dual-latch design on its two compartment doors  — one for the battery and memory card, and the other for the ports (micro HDMI and micro USB). Each ensures you don’t damage [...]

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Whale Shark

Whale Shark , Sail Rock

For the past week we have been bless with a Whale Shark at Sail Rock.  Here’s some facts about the Whale Shark. The whale shark (Rhincodon typus) is a slow-moving, filter-feeding carpet shark and the largest known extant fish species. The largest confirmed individual had a length of 18.8 m (62 ft) [8] The whale shark holds many records for size in the animal kingdom, most notably being by far the largest living nonmammalian vertebrate. It is the sole member of the genus Rhincodon and the only extant member of the family Rhincodontidae, which belongs to the [...]

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