Los Arcos Locos

The diving is beautiful in the Bat Islands area. This dive was at Los Arcos at the fist arch...that I call Batman's Cave. It also has a chimney. It is a very magical spot but the surge can be quite strong. As you can see in the video the reason why we did not play...

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Los Arcos Dos con Paz

The dives were so good today at Isla Murcielagos that I am having a hard time deciding what video to post first. I chose this one of the second arch and my friends swimming though. My friend Paz is hiding in the school of fish and then they seperate and she appears....

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Pulpito Camoflau

This little octopus was trying really hard to look like the rock. Loving safety stop fun....This dive site is one of our best local dive sites in the Gulf of Papagayo...only a couple of minutes boat ride from Playa del Coco. Don't have to travel far to experience some...

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Happiness is MANTAS

Seeing manta rays makes all of us divers crazy...They are so beautiful, majestic and graceful...yet powerful...With one flick from the tip of their wing tip and you are eating their bubbles. This dive was at Black Rock, Bat Islands, Costa Rica. Advanced diving at its...

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Come Out and Play Sr Pulpo

The octopus (pulpo) sometimes like to play with us. They are very curious animals. I love watching them change their colors and the reflections in their eyes. Supposedly they can squeeze through a hole the size of their eye. We see lots of octopus and due to the...

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Beautiful Southern Stingray

As we descended at Virador, one of our best local dive sites. We saw this beautiful southern stingray laying in the sand getting a cleaning. I believe she is pregnant due to the thickness of her body. So nice that she laid there for us while we videoed and took...

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Southern Stingray Happiness

Southern Stingrays are an abundance in the rich waters of the Gulf of Papagayo, Costa Rica. These dives were discover scuba dives at Virador dive site located just in front of the Four Seasons Peninsula Papagayo at the opening of the Bahia Culebra, just a twenty...

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Tiburon at Bajo Negro (Isla Murcielagos)

Bajo Negro (Black Rock), one of our advanced dive sites located at Bat Islands (Isla Murcielagos) in the Gulf of Papagayo is one of many divers favorites. Bajo Negro is a pinnacle barely sticking out of the water with a steep wall and depths to over 100ft. Great place...

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Tiburón Toro Hembra

Now is the time to see the impressive Bull Sharks (Tiburon Toro) at Big Scare, Bat Islands! This female bull shark is huge with pups. Bull sharks are viviparous, which means she gives live birth. She can have up to three pups per litter, each pup can be up to three...

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Diving at Virador

 Notice how the cortez angel is cleaning the big ray and it must have tickled so the ray flipped its wing and then the cortez angel went to clean the other ray...Love cleaning stations. The diving in the Playa del Coco, Costa Rica is excellent

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Women Dive Day is Everyday

Last year we celebrated everyday and this year...we will continue to celebrate everyday. PADI celebrated Women dive day on July 15th 2017. They even shipped us some really cool mask straps and some bags with cool stickers.  We have been sharing them with all of our...

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Getting Started Again…Learning to Blog

Here is a post from March 2017 when I had begun to blog again and now here I am again...beginning to blog again. Learning to blog again…I am pretty excited about this new adventure in my marketing strategies.  I think I have FaceBook, Twitter, Google Plus, You-Tube,...

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Puras Diezes

It has been fun looking back at my past blog postings...Brought back lots of memories. Here is a post from May 2017...The water is warming up and the visibility looking good. We have been seeing lots of white-tip reef sharks and some nurse sharks at several of our...

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How Much is a Good Tip?

Hola Amigos, Here is a re-post from December 2014 Customers are always asking me….”How much is a good tip?”  I always say….”It depends on the service you received….15-20% of the bill is a fair start, like when you eat at a good restaurant.” So if you paid $125 for a...

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Somethings Are Meant for My Eyes Only

Blast from April 2017...The other day I had forgotten my camera on the boat, so the battery was dead. My amiga said…ahhhh, sometimes it is nice to not bother with a camera, I agreed and we jumped into the water. We had a most beautiful dive. We started the dive at a...

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