Feeding the Fishes: Scuba in Koh Tao

I had heard rumblings of how it was cheaper in Thailand to do your scuba license, particularly in Koh Tao. But I figured it would be relatively the same in the other islands of Thailand. We didn’t have many days left on our visa and I didn’t want to rush from one island to another JUST to scuba. So while in Koh Lanta island I looked up how much the 4 day open water scuba course would cost. A whopping $200 CAD cheaper in Koh Tao WITH 3 nights of accommodation included. It was a no brainer. So with 6...

Battered & Bruised

I have very little to say after my traumatizing and painful experience. You never know real pain until you realize you're laughing and crying at the same time suffering from an extremely hard elbow to the groin. I've illustrated my experience to best describe my 60 min. of torture. ...