Journey to the Depths of Philippine Underwater World: 100 Dives Milestone

Monday, March 19, 2012

I had a chance to dive in Apo Reef when we returned there last February. It was a memorable one not because it is one of my favorite places to dive but because it marked another milestone in my scuba diving career – my 100th…

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My Year End Dive at Agutayan Island Marine Sanctuary

Thursday, December 29, 2011
Agutayan Island Marine Sanctuary

I went to Cagayan de Oro the day after Tropical Storm Sendong lashed the city. From the airport, the situation seemed normal and calm but as I came close to the city proper, the disaster brought by the storm became perceptible. As the jeepney passed…

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Diving in Northern Mindanao

Wednesday, July 29, 2009

The Philippines, being the center of the coral triangle is known to have a very diverse and dense marine life, but save for Samal and Davao, the dive sites of Mindanao are rarely mentioned in the dive books or online sites. One of the underwater…

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