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My Favorite Dive Site

Almost daily I get asked, “what is the best dive site” or “what is your favorite dive.” That is a really tough question to answer.  I usually compare the wrecks to pizza.  Everybody has their own favorite.  You may not … Continue reading

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Yolanda. Six months later

Coron has healed quite quickly after Yolanda powered through six plus months ago.  Aid and volunteers came from all over the world to help the Philippines.  We had crews of workers from the electric company in Puerto Princessa come up … Continue reading

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Yolanda’s Aftermath

Six days after one of the strongest typhoons on record hit Coron Town, we are doing quite well.  Yolanda devastated some locations such as Tacloban, Leyte and Malapascua Island, Cebu.  It’s my opinion that the community of Coron Town was … Continue reading

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Divemaster Promotion

So, are you ready to take the first step towards a career in diving?  Where you take your Divemaster course is big decision.  It is your first professional level diving course and it is where your set habits that will … Continue reading

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Wanted!

Neptune Dive Center is happy to announce the start of an ongoing underwater photo hunt!  The contest aims to help promote the fact that Coron is more than just great wreck diving.  Taking part is easy.  We have a book of “Wanted” suspects in the dive … Continue reading

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Before heading out on the dive boat this morning, I asked Jason a few questions about life, and diving.  Jason is known not only for being an excellent divemaster, but also the delicious lunches he prepares on the boat!   Question.  How long … Continue reading

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ScubaEarth: A New Online Diver Network

PADI has launched SCUBAEARTH, a new online social network dedicated to divers.  It is easy to log, share, and research information about dive destinations all over the world.  Anyone can create an account and start sharing dive adventures, meeting new … Continue reading

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Staff Spotlight: Tan Tan

Last night I sat down with Christian Garcia, known to our guests as Tan Tan, and asked him some questions about his diving life.  Many of our quests will remember Tan Tan for his intimate knowledge of the wrecks and … Continue reading

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Ebook on Coron’s Dive Sites

Now available for download:  “Wrecks and Reefs” a guide to the dive sites of Coron, Palawan, Philippines.  Written by Neptune Dive Center, this 14 page ebook is filled with descriptions, data, and pictures of the most popular dive sites in … Continue reading

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More than just Wreck Diving

Most people come to Coron to see our World War II wrecks. Last week we had a welcome change from wreck diving with some guests that wanted to see our reefs. We do have some nice reefs here. Most people … Continue reading

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