It doesn’t get more special than this! Join us on the July 2020 liveaboard around some of the best dive destinations of the Visayas: Malapascua, Moalboal and Cabilao. The 6-day expedition will begin at Atmosphere with the pick-up right on our beach and end in Cebu. Stay a few days at Atmosphere Resorts & Spa before the Siren liveaboard picks you up and dive the fabulous reefs of Apo Island and the world-class macro of the Dauin and Dumaguete coast. We will dive with the thresher sharks in Malapascua, the sardines in Moalboal and amongst the stunning coral gardens of …

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Blue Ringed octopus by Donald Tan at Atmosphere Resorts & Spa Philippines

Octopus season is upon us! At least seven species are seen along Dauin’s coast (if you know where to look). However, there is more to these clever cephalopods than meets the eye. What you don’t know about octopuses… They’re related to your common garden snail Octopuses are members of the Phylum “Mollusca”, which puts them in the same mixing pot as snails, nudibranchs and scallops. All molluscs have some form of shell and bilateral symmetry (split them in half & the two sections appear the same). One heart just isn’t enough – they have 3! The main heart pumps blood …

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