The Dive Blog

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Not just any old Full Moon over Koh Phangan tonight. This is the Supermoon!!!

This is the reason for much merriment and craziness once every month as the famous Full Moon Party gets underway on Koh Phangan island in the Gulf of Thailand.

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Big-Eye Trevallies (Caranx Sexfasciatus) & Big-Eye Snapper (Lutjanus Lutjanus)

Whilst waiting for the stormy weather to pass, i've been busy working on the Marine Life gallery.

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Special seasonal offer..!!

For anyone left disappointed at missing this year's monsoon season, we are delighted to bring you this special offer...

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Mae Haad and Koh Ma still flying the flag..

Although dive conditions around most of the area continue to be poor in terms of visibility, Mae Haad/Koh Ma continues to provide one bright spot for our divers and students with decent visibility and plenty of marine life such as this large shoal of

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Travel journalist Carlos Olmo joins The Dive Inn during his trip of South East Asia

Carlos Olmo, travel journalist and owner of the www.vagamundos.net website joined The Dive Inn for a couple of days of diving during his visit to Koh Phangan in March 2011.

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Another successful PADI Open Water Diver course

Trevor has completed his PADI Open Water Diver certification this week and i must say he performed so well in the water I can honestly describe him as a natural...fantastic buoyancy skills...welcome to the club mate.. A word of caution...DIVING IS ADDICTIVE.

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Another successful PADI Open Water Diver Course

Just a quick note to congratulate Katharina on the successful completion of her PADI Open Water Diver Certification.

Well done and keep in touch...

See you when you return, choc dee krap

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The Killer Clowns of Koh Ma...!!!

Despite everyone thinking Clownfish are cute and cuddly due to the movie Finding Nemo, there's at least one species that shouldn't be messed with...

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The sad tale of a very sick Whale Shark...

This recent encounter with a very sick Whale Shark came to me via the Ecocean Whale Shark Project.

This Whale Shark was found off by a local fisherman who brought it back, barely alive, at the request of the Thai Navy.

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PADI Member Forum 2011

February 19th 2011 was a rather historic day for Koh Phangan's diving community, and it was nothing to do with my 40th birthday...!!