Timon and Pumbaa in Thailand

Thanks for coming back to read part two of this trip – there was so much going on that I didn’t want to miss a thing so you get two for the price of one on blogs this week!           Following on from Mr Pavarotti and me singing Sole Mio...

Become a Divemaster in Thailand

Over the last season MV Oktavia is proud to say she was home to five Divemaster Trainees (DMTs) who all completed their courses with flying colors. Divers have a chance to complete this course all over the world and become professional but where is better than a...

Divemasters in the Similan Islands

Firstly, and most importantly, congratulations to Adam and Marina! After almost four weeks on the boat they have completed their PADI Divemaster course with us at Oktavia. In their final week they took the opportunity to guide their own group of divers around the...

Famous Diving

Famous people and celebrities diving   During the low season there’s not much to do in Khao Lak as the rain sets in so in my spare time (quite a lot) I like to search out different facts. Perusing scuba diving news articles I read a short piece on Hollywood...