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PADI Open Water Certification (Anilao, Batangas) | Diving Philippines | GoPro HD

Reminiscing about the day I became a Certified Open Water Diver. Just a back story… I was never a fan of the ocean. I was actually scared of it and I hated its saltiness. Hahaha! I Didn’t know how much I was missing out until a friend encouraged me to try out snorkelling. To my surprise it was like love at first sight. I suddenly realized how blessed I am because I live in a tropical country. Since then, I started exploring the different islands of the Philippines. I felt…

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Halo Anilao Dive Resort

The municipality of Mabini in the province of Batangas in the Philippines is more famously known as Anilao (Ah-nee-lau) to scuba divers from all over the world. Anilao is considered as the birth place of scuba diving in the Philippines, and now a favorite dive destination for underwater photography. Many photographers also call Anilao as the “nudibranch capital” of the world. Well, you can only expect some of the best when you go on a dive trip to the center-of-the-center of marine biodiversity in the world. Anilao is the absolute…

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Diving in the Philippines for a Japanese Tabby Aircraft Crashed During WW2

We’re looking for a Japanese Tabby Aircraft version of the Douglas DC3. It’s never a good sign when you’re looking for an aircraft underwater. We found it upside down on the bottom. You can see the landing gear with the tire still intact. I estimate this was shot down in around 1944 or 1945. You will see the landing gear retracted, so you know it was en-route some where, it wasn’t coming in for a landing when it was shot down. As I go up the fuselage you will see…

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