December 15, 2020

Covid Safety on Vacation

COVID-19, Your Safety and Our Safety The way we vacation has changed as a result of COVID-19, but you still get to enjoy all the benefits […]
April 18, 2019
Ghost Pipefish at Salaya Beach Houses in Dumaguete Philippines

Hunt Ghosts Underwater In Dumaguete

New at Salaya: Learn about the amazing ghost pipefishes, in the only Ghost Pipefish Distinctive Speciality Course in the world, held in one of the most […]
September 6, 2018

Almost Time to Get Wet!

Dear readers – we have set out to become skilled and confident underwater photographers. As in, photographers who photograph underwater. So far we have talked about […]
August 30, 2018

Critter of the Month: The Mandarin Fish

One of the most flamboyantly colored fishes you will see on a tropical coral reef (and there is a lot of competition for that title) is […]
August 23, 2018

Science for the Tec Diver: Narked with Meyer-Overton

Simple version: If you dive deep, you will get narked. Slightly more sophisticated version: Nitrogen and oxygen act as narcotic agents; if you dive with air […]
June 14, 2018

Yoga and Freediving

Being a scuba diving instructor and yoga teacher, a lot of people have suggested that I would enjoy free diving, and my response would normally be […]
February 14, 2018

Freediving at Salaya

Last weekend we had the pleasure of welcoming the accomplished freediver Tomaž Jereb and his students for a freediving course at Salaya Beach Houses. Tomaž’ has […]
January 14, 2018
Learn to Freedive Philippines

Pure Apnea Freediver Course

We are excited to announce a great freediving course at Salaya Beach Houses, with an accomplished practitioner of the art, Tomaž Jereb. The course also includes […]
September 26, 2016
girl in yoga clothes doing a seated forward bend pose

Yoga is for everyone