October 29, 2011

A role model dive centre: Oceans 5 in Gili Air (Indonesia)

During the holidays in Indonesia we were fortunate to come across Oceans 5 in Gili Air. Not only is the place beautifully designed. It also offers a lot of extras that makes your staying there memorable for a lifetime. After … Continue reading

August 30, 2011

New diving website online: idc-course.com

We are really happy to announce that our friend and PADI Course Director Marlies Lang just went online with her brand new and own website: idc-course.com We are double happy as we (Carmen and Juergen) created the website for Marlies … Continue reading

August 19, 2011

Linus Torvalds is doing his divemaster course

Even the greatest minds on this earth enjoy diving. As I just found out on Google Plus: The father of Linux (Linus Torvalds) is doing his divemaster course at the moment. It definitely can’t hurt to have more intelligent divers … Continue reading

August 11, 2011

PADI: Earn the 20 Millionth Diver Certification and Win a Trip to the Great Barrier Reef

The PADI organization will soon issue the 20 millionth diver certification. In recognition of this milestone, PADI Regional Headquarters around the world are giving a dive trip for two to Australia’s Great Barrier Reef aboard the  Spirit of Freedom to … Continue reading

July 4, 2011

Bathala in the North Ari Atoll of the Maldives: new Werner Lau divecentre

The Bathala project has kicked off – on November 1st, 2011, Werner Lau will take over the Diving Centre at this legendary divers’ island. Bathala is an original 3 star island out of the pictures book in the North Ari … Continue reading

May 16, 2011

Now Egypt wants the record in mass-diving

It was only two weeks ago a British attempt was announced. Now an Egyptian group has said that they will also have a go for the record entry in the Guinness Book for the Most People Scuba Diving Simultaneously. The … Continue reading

May 7, 2011

TDI photo competition: of course we cheated – because we can

The voting started for the TDI photo competition. We submitted in a picture as well (http://bit.ly/encOA2), and of course you are alowed to vote for it ;). As a computer geek (running the german computer portal bitblokes.de) I found the whole … Continue reading

April 26, 2011

PADI Conservation Video Competition.

If you have a video camera and a desire to help conserve our oceans then this competition is for you! 1st prize of $5000USD and PADI will donate a further $5000USD on your behalf to Project AWARE. Competition started 8th … Continue reading