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7 Reasons Why Divers Love Koh Tao (and Never Want to Leave)

7 Reasons Why Divers Love Koh Tao (and Never Want to Leave)

28 February, 2017 at 8:07 pm Comments are Disabled

Photo by David Scanlan Visit Koh Tao and you’ll understand why so many divers fall in love with the island and never want to leave. It’s not just the dive sites, beaches, atmosphere and vibe – it’s all of these things rolled into one – Koh Tao offers the complete […]

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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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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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Leaving Us Wanting More: One Modern Couple’s First Scuba Experience

Leaving Us Wanting More: One Modern Couple’s First Scuba Experience

18 November, 2015 at 4:34 pm Comments are Disabled

The following was originally posted by One Modern Couple, a blog chronicling the adventures of Carolann and Macrae, two world travelers who share their stories to “motivate others to find their passion in life, whatever it may be, grab hold with both hands and follow their dreams.”  18m deep. Colder than the rest. The only […]

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Ban’s Diving Resort – 150,000th PADI Certification Milestone

Ban’s Diving Resort – 150,000th PADI Certification Milestone

5 June, 2014 at 9:38 pm Comments are Disabled

PADI Asia Pacific Executives were joined in Thailand by Drew Richardson, President and Chief Executive Officer of PADI Worldwide, to celebrate an incredible milestone in the diving industry on 9th May, 2014. Ban’s Diving Resort in Koh Tao, Thailand, had accomplished the milestone of reaching 150,000 PADI certifications, atruly remarkable […]

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Diving in Koh Tao, Thailand

Diving in Koh Tao, Thailand

27 August, 2012 at 9:12 pm Comments are Disabled

Koh Tao are two words that hold a special place for those lucky enough to have set foot on this tropical island. Divers and travellers from all over the world are drawn to Koh Tao for its beauty, crystal clear water and amazing diving. It’s truly a diver’s paradise. Situated […]

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