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When coronavirus ends escape to Thailand

When Coronavirus Ends … What Will You Do?

Posted Apr 22nd, 2020
in Diving Internships

The coronavirus, COVID-19 has had a devastating across the globe. Here in Thailand we’ve faced a month of lockdown, with [...]

Hawkbill turtle in Koh Tao, Thailand

Video: Hawkbill Turtle in Thailand

Posted Mar 18th, 2020
in Diving Photos

There’s so much cool stuff to see whilst scuba diving around Koh Tao. Hawkbill turtles are common around the dive [...]

Koh Tao dive course

Open Water Diving Course for Toby, Paulina & Aude

Posted Mar 16th, 2020
in Diving Courses

Paulina (US), Toby (originally from the UK) & Aude (Canada) are going through their PADI Open Water Diver course here [...]

PADI bubblemaker program as part of Koh Tao IDC

Bubblemaker for Baby Annie as the March IDC rolls on in Koh Tao

Posted Mar 15th, 2020
in Diving Internships

As part of the PADI Instructor Development Course, today Course Director Julian has had the candidates practicing running the PADI [...]

Open water dives at Chumphon Pinnacles off Koh Tao

Video: EPIC Final Open Water Course Dive at Chumphon Pinnacles

Posted Mar 13th, 2020
in Diving Courses

Instructor Rodrigo rounded off Nicolas and Pataraporn’s PADI Open Water course in Koh Tao, making an amazing dive at the [...]

Magnus' open water diving course in Koh Tao

Open Water Diving Course in Koh Tao for Magnus & Maj

Posted Mar 12th, 2020
in Diving Courses

Magnus and Maj have joined us here at Simple Life Divers for their PADI Open Water Diving Course! Running the [...]

Thailand dive internships update

Diving Internships Update from Thailand

Posted Mar 11th, 2020
in Diving Internships

An afternoon of fun out on the Simple Life Diver’s boat! The temperature has ramped up here on Koh Tao [...]

Fish you can see in Koh Tao, Thailand

What Fish can I see Scuba Diving in Koh Tao, Thailand?

Posted Mar 9th, 2020
in Diving Photos

We’ve put together a collection of some of the fish and marine life species which we can see whilst scuba [...]

Underwater video of fish whilst scuba diving in Koh Tao

Underwater Video: Fish in Koh Tao, Thailand

Posted Mar 9th, 2020
in Diving Photos

A few quick clips of some of the marine life we see whilst scuba diving in Koh Tao, Thailand. Blue [...]

PADI instructor course in Koh Tao

March PADI IDC (Instructor Course) underway on Koh Tao

Posted Mar 5th, 2020
in Diving Internships

No rest for PADI Course Director Julian as the March IDC (PADI Instructor Development Course) is underway on Koh Tao. [...]

COVID-19 corona virus in Koh Tao, Thailand

COVID-19: Full Moon Party Cancelled due to Coronavirus

Posted Mar 5th, 2020
in Koh Tao Diving

Due to the global outbreak of the COVID-19 Corona Virus, the Thai government have announced the cancellation of the famous [...]

PADI advanced dive course in Koh Tao

PADI Advanced Dive Course for Olivia & Jeanne

Posted Mar 5th, 2020
in Diving Courses

Olivia and Jeanne from Germany have spent the past few days taking the PADI Advanced Dive Course with Instructor Shelley [...]

PADI Discover scuba diving in Koh Tao

Happy Birthday & Discover Scuba Diving in Koh Tao

Posted Mar 4th, 2020
in Diving Courses

Instructor Isabelle was joined by Freya & Ric who came along to try scuba diving in Koh Tao! The pair [...]

Open water diving course in Koh Tao

Video: Nicki & Conor teaching Koh Tao Scuba Diving Course

Posted Mar 4th, 2020
in Diving Courses

PADI Instructors Nicki (Germany) and Conor (UK) were busy in the pool this morning running the PADI Open Water Diver [...]

Wreck dive during diving internship

Video: Divemaster Internship Crew Explore the Wreck

Posted Mar 4th, 2020
in Diving Internships

With the Full Moon approaching and currents stirring up the bottom, visibility at depth has been a little murky over [...]

Koh Tao

VIDEO: Sunshine in Sairee Beach!

Posted Mar 1st, 2020
in Diving Photos

Koh Tao Sunshine 🙂Watch this video on YouTube Here’s a quick video around Simple Life Cliff View Resort today. The [...]

Koh Tao diving internships

Underwater Cleanup of Sairee Beach, Koh Tao

Posted Feb 28th, 2020
in Diving Internships

With an afternoon free and glorious sunshine, some of the gang headed out to make a shallow cleanup dive in-front [...]

PADI open water diving course in Koh Tao

Paula & Martin’s Koh Tao Diving Course – w/ VIDEO

Posted Feb 28th, 2020
in Diving Courses

Donning scuba gear and into the water for the first time, this morning Paula and Martin are making the shallow [...]

PADI advanced diving course in Koh Tao

PADI Advanced in Koh Tao for Belen

Posted Feb 27th, 2020
in Diving Courses

Image: Heading out to the dive boat aboard Simple Life’s longtail. Belen has joined us on Koh Tao for her [...]

Divemaster and open water course

PADI Open Water for Jonathan & New Divemaster Tom

Posted Feb 27th, 2020
in Diving Internships

Pictured: Instructor Sig out on the boat with Tom. Lots of dive training running here on Koh Tao at Simple [...]