El Galleon/Asia Divers… the perfect July get-away!

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Our Monday News July cover shot is this fantastic image of the resort by Beth Watson taken with her drone at El Galleon/Asia Divers. Check out more of Beth’s amazing images which have been published in books, magazines, newspapers, brochures, web sites and have been selected for juried art exhibitions. Visit www.bethwatsonimages.com . This is what the “so-called” rainy season in Puerto Galera looks like folks…come on down for 30 meter vis and 30 degree water temperature with hardly anyone around! Time to get spoiled! Contact us at admin@asiadivers.com

30th Anniversary gear at Asia Divers

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Check out our brand new 30th Anniversary gear. All designed by Joonee here at Asia Divers. We’ve got Polo Shirts, Singlets, Beer Coolers and Caps. There are two different themes; one is a turtle and the other is a jellyfish and they are awesome designs! The polo shirts are available in black and white.  All have arrived and are available in Puerto Galera at the Point shop.

Polo shirts P910, Caps P380, Beer coolers P120, Singlets p720.

3oth Anniversary party is getting closer

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Time is ticking away for the upcoming 30th Anniversary celebrations here. Dates are November 24, 25 and 26. Please send us and email if you would like to attend admin@asiadivers.com

Some of the events we have planned for the weekend include:

Friday Nov. 24th

Verde Island diving: Includes 2 dives with BBQ and drinks. It will be a wonderful day over there with lots of time to relax and enjoy the beach after diving.

 Saturday November 25th

Our 30th Anniversary party on the platform: Includes buffet dinner, fire dance, fireworks and live band.  You can also purchase raffle ticket to get in on some of the cool prizes.

Sunday November 26th

Golfing at Ponderosa ending with a Sunset cruise with drinks

These special addition 30th Anniversary hats are soon to be available at Asia Divers…Hats off to Sherly Julie and Judy, our office super models! These hats are covered in nudibranches that you can find in Puerto Galera. There is a black one too…somewhere around here.

Introducing our new Chef

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It’s us great pleasure to have Jamie Morton as a new member of El Galleon’s kitchen. Jamie has brought a wealth of knowledge and experience with him and has worked and lectured in some amazing places and for some amazing people.

From his recent job in PNG working at the Royal Papua Yacht Club and being a celebrity chef for TV shows and catered for many events not only in PNG but also Australia and New Zealand where he worked and lectured in the NZ of culinary arts, celebrity chef and participated in five “Battle of Chefs” New Zealand TV episodes. In total there were around 50 of the best chefs in NZ who participated and Jamie came 2nd place. Involved in various restaurant consultancy including “Taste by Design Catering” an outside catering company who catered for weddings and top clients such as Mick Jagger & Rolling Stones, Stevie Nicks, UB40, Justin Timberlake and their crews.

We are very excited to have Jamie and we know you will too… his food is fun and it tastes only how you would expect from a top chef who is passionate about his cooking. As Jamie is a very keen diver, you’ll see a lot of him around the dive shop when he’s not in the kitchen.

“1,701 Islands & Counting…” Allways Dive Philippines Function

On the 2nd May, 2017 Allways Dive Expeditions in conjunction with the Philippines Department of Tourism held their “1,701 Islands & Counting…”’ Philippines Function at Crown Melbourne with drinks, canapes, specials, presentations and AMAZING prizes. It was a fantastic night and Allan was there to represent us
may17c4Allan is about to choose the winner of our diving and accommodation package. Looking forward to seeing Nadine Jones who won our prize here soon!