New Heaven Resort
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Refrigerator in room
- High-speed internet in room
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... too. There is even a Fast French Takeaway - don't know what's in there though! on the whole, all pretty good.
Transport - rent a bike, take a taxi, take a boat or ...
... in Ko Tao. It cost 30,000 baht for the course and includes all the materials. Many of the companies will offer free diving for life if you choose their company. However I had read on the internet that many will include accommodations, however no one I talked to offered that. They all said you need to find your own accommodations and can get a basic apartment for 8,000-10,000 baht a month. A hostel would be cheaper. They mentioned joining ...
... and especially in a private bay. Chris encouraged me on out to sea, ensuring it was cleaner further out. But the big waves and abundance of litter was not making it enjoyable for me, so I swam back to shore. Chris followed shortly after, with a large plastic container in hand (doing his bit for the environment), as he too was not particularly enjoying it. Disappointed, we headed around to the next bay, Ao Thian Og. A nice long beach, flat water, and sectioned swimming area. I ...
... are not the best way to stay sober. At midnight officially they should stop the party but luckily they didn't. The pool behind the bar has a nice diving board (approximately 3 meters high) many people, including myself a couple of times were jumping from there into the water, people were dancing and swimming in the sea, even a couple of boats which lay 20-30 meter from the beach were occupied by people from the party ;). I lost Eerika, Ida and Jayson, luckily they ...
... being that I was assigned a private instructor!
The course started right away with an introduction, and some theory that continued the day after with the confined water diving, and then two days diving in open water practicing skills underwater, but mostly enjoying the deeps, and I was a PADI open water certified diver!
I wasn't allowed to take my camera diving, and it's a shame because the corals ...