Statistics show that most people who get PADI dive certifications are in their late 20’s. In general, this is a time before people settle down so they can enjoy more freedom and exploration. However, PADI statistics show that after certification many divers don’t carry on diving regularly or stop altogether. In fact, the average numbers of dives per year is just 8! Let’s delve a little deeper into this and find out why people stop diving and how to make sure you keep up your dive skills after certification. (more…)
If you’re thinking of getting qualified to dive or have just got your certification, there are some things to keep in mind. Diving is an amazing hobby, but there is also a very serious side to it. As a beginner it’s very important to focus and learn. As you gain more experience everything will start to become second nature. Here are our 7 essential tips for beginner divers. (more…)
As the travel industry implements changes due to the global Covid-19 pandemic Lotus Bungalows Candidasa is also evolving. Because we aren’t able to welcome guests right now we are changing the way bookings work so we can still offer great deals for future stays. This gives you something to look forward to and helps us keep our staff and resort in tip-top shape. Read on to find out how this may affect your bookings. (more…)
Bali, and Indonesia in general has been very lucky during the corona virus pandemic. Many foreigners left Bali in March thinking there would be a tidal wave of cases. However, so far there have been very few cases compared to Jakarta and other places in Asia and the number of new cases are declining daily.
In fact, Bali’s government and local village lawmakers have been applauded (more…)