Blue Ribbon Scuba Diving Blog

padi advanced open water course at blue ribbon divers Anilao

Congratulations to Will for completing his PADI Advanced Open Water course with Jon!

  • Deep Dive at Kirby’s Point 
  • Wreck Dive at Daryl Laut
  • Drift Dive at Koala
  • Night Dive at Anilao pier
  • Navigation Dive at Cathedral

You can see the Kirby’s Point and Daryl Laut dive sites for yourself on our Scuba Diving Videos page. Visit the PADI Advanced Open Water course page to find out more about this essential course.


padi digital underwater photography course blue ribbon dive resort anilaopadi digital underwater photography course anilao philippinesCongratulations to Tse Miki for completing his PADI “Digital Underwater Photography course” with Jon.

If you’re interested in seeing some of those critters or getting more confidence with your camera, send us a message to arrange a course.

For more info, visit the PADI Digital Underwater Photography Course page.




protect philippines turtles narcosis 4 fundraiserThe local Batangas Dive Pro organisation is doing a fund raiser to protect our local turtles and raise money for mooring buoys in the area. We are supporting them and will be joining the party, and we are also selling tickets.

The funds will go towards

  1. Community awareness briefings: Laws for protection
  2. Turtle Nesting Site Evaluation and Protection: Three nesting sites are in need of protection and training of local personal. One near Ligpo Island (OUR FAVORITE SITE), one in Tingloy and one on Mabini.
  3. Continued mooring buoys for more of the dive sites in Mabini.

Ticket prices are 1,000 PHP, and include drinks and food and a chance to win some dive related prizes.

We already have sold some tickets and would like to see more of our divers in Manila, have a good night, knowing the the money made will go towards helping the environment down here.

Please let us know if you are free, want to buy a ticket, and want to have some fun in Manila with us!

Please send us a message on our contact page, or through Facebook if you would like to buy tickets.

dive n trek dive site anilao philippines blue ribbon divers

Dive & Trek house reef, a short ride from Blue Ribbon, is definitely one of our favorites and yet again, another stunning example of how Anilao is not only muck diving (which we also love).

Join us at Blue Ribbon Dive Resort to explore the amazing dive sites of Anilao!