I apologize for the reef stick but these little guys are very difficult to find, and very difficult to see; they blend so well with their surrounding sea fan. This sea fan was actually pink, the normal color, and blue, which I had never seen before.
THE STORM - Anilao 2 November 2nd 2017 ANILAO 2
I settled into a routine…eat, dive, relax, eat again. The diving was easy and there was so much to see.
The weather was foul; heavy winds and heavy rain. It just got worse and worse, but we are divers, right? It makes little difference underwater. So we got up, ate breakfast and went to the boat. Surface intervals were very cold. I was hungry for the sun.
Then one of the s ... read more
Asia » Philippines » Batangas » Anilao The Philippine Islands became a Spanish colony during the 16th century; they were ceded to the US in 1898 following the Spanish-American War. In 1935 the Philippines became a self-governing commonwealth. Manuel QUEZON was elected President and was ta... ... read more
I am a very senior scuba diver and I am finishing up a five month scuba diving trip in SE Asia. I just finished my one hundredth dive since the start of the trip in April. I was certified in 1986 but didn't dive regularly until after my last child was born, when I was forty (I have seven). This is not my first trip to Asia; I dove in Palawan - Philippines, Thailand and Indonesia, and have taken dive trips to Cozumel, Canada, Malta, Bonaire, Honduras and Bahama, and have done dives in the Black Sea - Bulgaria, and Epcot Center in Florida. I tell people we dive where ever there is a puddle.... full info