Tag: Koh Phangan

Alan's picture

Video clip of Sea Snail jumping at Mae Haad, Koh Phangan!

I recently came across this (as yet unidentified)* Sea Snail during a recent dive at Mae Haad/Koh Ma. It was obviously aware of my presence as its elongated "stalk eyes" followed my movement.

Alan's picture

Is the storm over...?

Without wanting to tempt fate, it would appear that the recent storm is finally over. It's still a bit gloomy and overcast, but looking out from the pier at Chaloklum the sea appears calm.

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Stormy days do not affect the teaching team here!! PADI Enriched Air Diving course is currently running .

Well, a week of unusually bad weather has left the island in turmoil.
Regular power cuts, no fresh produce and eggs are worth the price of gold..!

On the upside, I can report that the Dive Inn has escaped the flooding, thanks to Jim and his drainage trench (dug in the pouring rain)..

Alan's picture

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.

Alan's picture

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