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Cave Diving – simply amazing

I was thinking about posting that Video of a cave dive, as it has nothing to do with the Philippines. Than I remembered my friend in Puerto Galera Dave Ross, who runs Tech Asia and the fire in his eyes when he spoke about that kind of stuff … in his case more wreck diving and the shiny eyes were not from the Beer in the Point bar… read more

Coral Reef Status in the Philippines

We all have to work together to protect the pristine coral reefs and underwater world in the Philippines. Everybody can do a little bit. Communication is one of the biggest factor for reaching that that goal. Helping people to understand why we need to put a lot of effort into reef-conservation. It is a never ending process and a hard battle which can only be won if we all pull on the same side of the string...

Another day on Malapascua -diving Monad Shoal

Monad Shoal took Malapascua on the worldwide divemap. Thresher Sharks and Mantas can be seen around that divespot

Diving Gato Island – Malapascua

Gato Island is a great daytrip for diving when visiting Malapascua. Nice walls covered with corals and a lot of Sharks in the area make Gato Island to a must-do

Quality Dive-Shops in the Philippines

I am freelancing since a while like many know. Being trained in one of the best PADI-Dive-center in the Philippines my safety-thinking is relatively high developed and I try to explain that to my students and divers many times why I suggest doing it "this way" instead of "that".

Coron, Palawan – Mega Resort on Diwaran

The small Island of Diwaran next to Coron, Palawan, is supposed to be transformed in a new Luxury-Beach-Resort until 2012. As this would support the local-tourism industry it's still a question how that will end.. The whole Island should compete or stand aside Phuket in Thailand.

Pinoy Big Brother and Trip na Trip in Dumaguete

Pinoy Big Brother is in the Phillipines a big thing, maybe even bigger than in most parts of the world.Jason and Uma, the winner or finalists or whatever they are came with Noly de Castro, the daughter of the vice-president to Dumaguete to present our lovely town at Trip Na Trip, a travel-show on ABS-CBN, one of the biggest local TV-Stations.

Mikes Adventure Dive Shop Dumaguete

Mike Feeney is not only a good friend of mine. He is also the owner of the Adventure Dive Shop at the Boulevard in Dumaguete City. The Adventure Diveshop is also known as Mike’s Diveshop. There is always a great family – feeling as soon as you step in the shop. Things are running smoothly. Sure in a big dive-resort it might be more convenient. read more

Diving in Subic Bay at Camayan Beach Resort

On Sunday the 6th of January we scheduled a side-trip to Subic with some friends to have a great and do some diving on the famous wrecks of the Subic Bay.

Discover Scuba Diving in Siquijor

Just when really stuffed with work and frustration I got a call from Kiwi Dive Resort in Larena Siquijor