Post Tagged with: "koh tao"

Interview with PADI Divemaster: Lee Pizzala

Interview with PADI Divemaster: Lee Pizzala

2 July, 2017 at 9:56 pm Comments are Disabled

Recently Lee Pizzala wrapped up his time as a PADI Divemaster with Crystal Dive in Koh Tao, Thailand. Before he left, we asked him a few questions about his scuba diving journey thus far. Tell us about your first scuba diving experience? My very first diving experience was in Egypt. […]

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Celebrating 100,000 Certifications with Crystal Dive

Celebrating 100,000 Certifications with Crystal Dive

2 May, 2017 at 11:57 pm Comments are Disabled

Every person that gets introduced to the underwater world is a reason to celebrate. So when a PADI Dive Shop issues 100,000 certifications, there are 100,000 reasons to celebrate. Crystal Dive, based in Koh Tao, Thailand, recently reached this incredible milestone. The team from Crystal Dive were joined by Drew […]

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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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