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Tropical Escape – by Chrissi & Mirko

“Im Rahmen unseres einjährigen „Tropical Escape“ waren wir Anfang September 2017 beim B & J Diving Centre auf der Insel Tioman an Malaysias Ostküste, um die tropische Unterwasserwelt zu bewundern. Sowohl der Open Water Diver Kurs, als auch die Fun Dives waren grandios und wir können das B & J Diving Centre absolut weiterempfehlen . …

Mating Mimic Octopus

Mating Mimic Octopus

It’s rare to find a Mimic Octopus (Thaumoctopus mimicus) as a diverbut it’s nearly impossible to find them mating. Our instructor Jason found them on our housereef in ABC Bay on Tioman Island and they were filmed with a GoPro Camera by our Deep Diver students Yap Chun Theng & Choong Shingyi.

NOVEMBER SALE FOR TIOMAN

Low Season Discounts

It might be that most operations close in November for the wet season but that should not be the case as monsoon really only starts by late December. We will stay open this year until 30th November and have some special deals for you. You can expect mostly sunshine and awesome diving conditions with hardly any other …

Fishing net removed from our reefs

Sad to see a shark in the net

A few days ago, we discovered three large fishing nets at some of our usual dive sites. So last Thursday we worked together with the members of the Tioman Dive Association to clean them. Our team included divers from Ray’s Dive Adventure, GoDeeper Tioman Chalets, Scuba Ace and our Reef Check/Cintai Tioman representative Alvin. We …

HotelsCombined Recognition of Excellence 2017

Tioman Dive Resort, Tioman Island

We are proud to have won the HotelsCombined Recognition of Excellence 2017. As they wrote us: “This award is in recognition for consistently achieving the highest standards of customer satisfaction worldwide. Specifically to date, we found and processed 167 opinions that your guests have posted on a variety of different websites, forums, and social media, …

Visit us at ADEX – 7th to 9th April in Singapore

Asia Dive Expo ADEX

ADEX Asia Dive Expo is coming back to Singapore and we invite you to join us at Booth P22 in Suntec Singapore Convention Centre, halls 401-404. Become a PADI Open Water Diver, enhance your dive education, be a Tec Diver or even a PADI Pro with B&J, the leading 5 Star IDC Centre on Tioman. Don’t …

ABC Bay free of drift fishing net

Tioman fishing net removal

As our day was ending, two staff members followed DM Linde to check out a net on the other side of our ABC bay. It was going to be a little snorkel to check out how bad it was before going in with SCUBA gear. Well, we decided to freedive down, cut it loose, and …

B&J Company Trip 2017

Company outing to A'Famosa in 2017

The dive crew enjoyed a fantastic company trip before the season started. We were at A’Famosa resort to get pumped up for an awesome dive season.