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A week in the Similan Islands

We love diving and have already experience a liveaboard but many haven't. This blog is an up to date week on a liveaboard in the Similan islands. If you haven't yet join a liveaboard and would like to know how it goes, check this out. Sunday 1st January 2017 Divers woke up to fresh brewed [...]

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Top 5 dive sites in Thailand

Thailand has a variety of dive sites and after diving here for so many years we have picked the top five dive sites and how you can get to them. From soft and hard corals, macro life to large pelagic we have covered it all. #5 – Koh Haa Koh Haa (Thai for 5 islands) [...]

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Prepare your Khao Lak trip

We would like to give some tips and hints on how to prepare your next visit to Khao Lak including the time to go, what to do and some other useful information. When to go Phang Nga region where Khao Lak is as well as Phuket are seasonal destinations, with the season starting in November [...]


Khao Lak tours

Khao Lak is a great area to spend your holidays with a variety of activities including scuba diving, elephant trekking and bathing, jungle and cave exploration, waterfalls, temples, markets and a lot more. Topping all that, you can get some amazing food from many cuisines and great hotels for all budgets. We would like to [...]


Similan Liveaboard promotions

As the season is coming up, we have selected some discounts and promotions for your similan liveaboard trip that we would like to share with you. There are some great deals including free nitrox course, discounts, free rental gear and nitrox filling. FREE NITROX COURSE Yes, you heard it right! We are offering free nitrox [...]


Similan Island diving in a budget

One of many great things in Thailand is that you can have the most luxurious travelling experience or you can still do it in a very low budget. As for scuba diving, you can really save money and still have a great Similan Island diving in a budget. We have come up with some ideas [...]

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Whale sharks in Thailand

It is always a great experience when we encounter this massive and yet gentle fish, the whale shark. We had some great encounters with it over the years and we are all very excited for next season for some more sightings. We would like to write some facts about whale sharks and some places we [...]


Best experience in the Similan Islands

We all love to see whale sharks and manta rays and although we did see them during the last season in the Similan Islands, my favorite dive was when I was taking a picture of an ornate ghost pipefish and it gave birth right in front of me. I have written below how it happen [...]

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Best Similan Islands liveaboard experience

Discover the best Similan Islands liveaboards, how to choose the best liveaboard that fits your needs and what to expect for your next diving holidays. We have summarized what is the best for you when it comes to choosing your next liveaboard time in the Similan Islands. Season Liveaboards in the Similan Islands start operating [...]


Similan Islands and currents

Similan Islands are tide depended so choosing the right tide could help to avoid currents. Learn about tides and how to check them so you can have the best Similan liveaboard experience. Thailand is a great dive destination for all levels and yet, choosing the best time of the month to go could make a [...]