Dive Equipment Fins Apeks
By Sheena Walls

Choosing The Right Fins

Any dive professional or experienced scuba diver can tell you that dive equipment really does make the difference. Be it something necessary for scuba like a BCD or something that seems less so, like a torch or accessory. No matter how important or trivial a piece of equipment may seem, there is a reason it …

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PADI Open Water Diver.jpg
By Sheena Walls

Learn to Dive in Thailand

The PADI Open Water Course with Mermaids Dive Center Have you always dreamed of scuba diving? Imagine swimming over coral reefs and discovering some of the incredible marine life of Thailand. This is what dreams are made of and it’s all possible when you learn to dive in Pattaya. What is the PADI Open Water …

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Pattaya Diving Mermaids
By Sheena Walls

Pattaya Past and Present

Thailand is affectionally known as “The Land of Smiles”. Thailand is a must-see tourist destination and offers a wide range of uniqueness around every corner. Varying landscapes from the mountains in the north to the tropical beaches in the south. Each city presenting the local culture in a distinct way. A place that is at …

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Community Support Pattaya
By Sheena Walls

We Love Our Community

We love our local community and help wherever we can by donating diving vouchers for raffles or getting involved in activities. We wondered how we could help our local Community Partner – The Hand to Hand Foundation and when their football teams were formed, this was the perfect choice. It started with spending a few …

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Two dives on the Bremen Wreck
By Sheena Walls

Diving the Bremen Wreck

We need really good conditions to get out to the Bremen Wreck and the 10th November 2018 was just prefect for this day trip out for our local divers. The Petchburi Bremen was built in Germany and has a length of 88.5m. She was confiscated by Thailand in 1917 and sank sailing from Bangkok to …

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Scuba Diving in Pattaya Marine life
By Vladimir

Samaesan Diving Photos

Samaesan has everything a diver could want. We’ve got the Hardeep Wreck dives for Advanced Divers but beginner divers aren’t left out with the coral island dives and amazing marine life waiting to be spotted. The Samaesan Coral Islands boast Nudibranches, Seahorses and a few more other surprises in between (Whale Shark spotted recently) It’s …

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Mermaids International Clean Up Day 15th September 2018
By Vladimir

Mermaids International Clean Up Day 15th September 2018

We’ve just completed our 2nd Mermaids International Clean Up Days with the 4th Annual Inter Schools Day on Saturday 15th September 2018. In total there were 154 participants involved from transport and cooking breakfast to diving and snorkeling, we are proud of everyone’s efforts involved to clean our adopted Island of Koh Sak.   The …

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PADI Pros South East Asia
By Vladimir

PADI Outstanding Contribution to Continuing Education Award

Every year PADI Asia Pacific proudly acknowledges outstanding contribution from a group of PADI Retail and Resort Association members with a recognition plaque. The amount of these sought-after awards are presented to less than 10% of the membership. This award is not only a recognition from PADI for all the outstanding work we are doing …

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Pattaya PADI IE
By Vladimir

Pattaya PADI IE September 2018

It’s always an exciting moment when you become PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor and many Congratulations to Jesse and Valentina for acing your Instructor Development Course with Mermaids PADI Course Director Russell Martin and excelling on the PADI Examinations. The PADI Instructor Development Course is the most sought after Professional Diving Qualification. All you need …

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