Posts tagged ocean
For lack of a better cliche...in a place far from it

Eastern Europe was a reminder to me of the richness and fulfillment life can bring when we are open to spontaneity and wandering excitedly into the unknown. For lack of a better cliche, sometimes the best things in life really are unplanned...like John Lennon once sang, "life is what happens while you're busy making other plans."

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Why Scuba Diving

As announced in my last post (way too long ago), I've spontaneously decided to spend some time on Ko Phi Phi Island Thailand getting my Divemaster Scuba Certification with Island Divers, one of the numerous dive centers on Ko Phi Phi Island. It's been nothing but a blast so far and I'm having an absolutely amazing time! But I thought I would take this post to answer the question I've been getting a lot: why scuba diving?

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Willfully trapped on Koh Phi Phi

When I showed up on Ko Phi Phi Island Thailand about two weeks ago, I had zero intention of staying for more than a couple of days. My plan was to get in 1-2 days of scuba diving, 1-2 days of R&R and then head on my way to India, per my original itinerary. 

But that plan changed and I now find myself on Ko Phi Phi Island indefinitely. Why? Scuba diving. 

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