Asia Pacific

Bauan Diver’s Sanctuary – Making a Difference in the Philippines.

Bauan Diver’s Sanctuary – Making a Difference in the Philippines.

26 April, 2017 at 11:12 pm Comments are Disabled

All photos supplied by Bauan Diver’s Sanctuary True to its name, Bauan Diver’s Sanctuary Hotel and Resort offers divers a haven to relax at and explore. Located in Bauan Batangas, along Balayan Bay, it is easily reachable by private vehicle and yet once there, you’ll feel miles away from the […]

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Scuba Junkie Komodo’s Marine Week 2016

Scuba Junkie Komodo’s Marine Week 2016

23 February, 2017 at 6:32 pm Comments are Disabled

Scuba Junkie Komodo are dedicated to marine conservation and protecting the environment. So when they saw the opportunity to take their efforts further, they decided it had to be done. We asked the team a few questions about Marine Week, their week-long initiative to bring marine conservation to the forefront […]

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Congratulations Dive Centre Ltd – 30 Years as a PADI Dive Shop

Congratulations Dive Centre Ltd – 30 Years as a PADI Dive Shop

12 February, 2017 at 8:18 pm Comments are Disabled

Only one dive centre can say that they are New Zealand’s longest standing dive shop, and it is Dive Centre Ltd, run by the Kidd Family since 1972.  Recently, they also celebrated 30 years as a PADI® Dive Centre. It was Guy’s background as an ex-operational dive team member of […]

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The Changing Face of Marine Conservation on Koh Tao – Crystal Dive & Eco Koh Tao

The Changing Face of Marine Conservation on Koh Tao – Crystal Dive & Eco Koh Tao

12 February, 2017 at 6:22 pm Comments are Disabled

Photo by Simon Dowling Over a decade ago, the team at Crystal Dive noticed a need to ramp up conservation efforts on Koh Tao – so they started and funded a separately branded conservation department, Eco Koh Tao. The aim was to include other dive centres and dive professionals in […]

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Korean Underwater Sports Show (KUSPO) 2017

Korean Underwater Sports Show (KUSPO) 2017

8 February, 2017 at 1:49 pm Comments are Disabled

PADI® is looking forward to attending the Korean Underwater Sports Expo (KUSPO) again in 2017. Taking place from Thursday 23rd to Sunday 26th February at COEX in Seoul, Korea, the PADI Pavilion will play host to 24 PADI Dive Centres and Resorts. KUSPO is South Korea’s largest Underwater Sports Expo and […]

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Diving into the Record Books

Diving into the Record Books

7 February, 2017 at 2:40 pm Comments are Disabled

Photo by Absolute Scuba Have you ever wondered what it takes to form a chain of 182 people underwater? Well recently, the Chrysalis Entrepreneur Forum found out as they went after the Guinness World Record for the Longest Human Chain Underwater.  Determined to demonstrate the strength of the human spirit, […]

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