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I was born in Milano and grew up enjoying the beautiful countryside and beaches of Tuscany. My deep enchantment with the sea started then and I soon became a sailing instructor and learnt to scuba dive. After working in African and South-American countries in International Cooperation for Development, I took a career break to complete a degree in marine science and became a PADI and CMAS scuba diving instructor. Living in Borneo, I now teach scuba diving and share my knowledge of marine ecology and conservation. My aim is to spread environmental awareness to help others care for the environment more.1 Articles

Boutique Beach is designed, built and run by Romney Drury, a British diver, who loved this area so much, she gave up her job in the UK to be able to offer divers a wonderful experience for a much more economical price than previously possible in resort diving. The hotel offers 6 spacious, private rooms, 1 main restaurant and 1 roof top restaurant along with a very own Diving center with NITROX and whole range of excursions and opportunities to enjoy the natural Maldivian environment. Boutique Beach is located on Dhigurah which is in the famous whale shark area in the South Ari Atoll. Our hotel is located on the beach of Dhigurah. It’s a marine protected area from the government, where WHALE SHARK & MANTA RAYs are seen every day.1 Articles

Goni Boller is a scuba instructor, underwater photographer, biologist and travel writer at Her solo travels bring her to the best dive sites around the world. So far she traveled through and dived in over 70 destinations in Latin America, the Caribbean, Southeast Asia, Australia, Egypt and more.1 Articles

For 20 years we have been providing daytrips, dive safaris and courses from our base in Phuket. Unlike other dive companies, we are totally independent and self-reliant. With our own hotels, fleet of boats and dedication to safety and service; you are guaranteed a smooth and memorable experience during your Thailand adventure. Our dedication to our customers hasn’t gone unnoticed, with 10 Golden Dolphin awards for “Best Dive Centre in South-East Asia and Pacific” to our name; as well as the only 5 Star DIN certification for “Proven Top Service Provider” held in Thailand. We are also a Quality Divers member and are proud to be able to offer the best diving education through our dive academy and training facilities.