Blog Bathala - 10.09.2019 For everyone who is wondering if Ginger is still on Bathala: yes, he is 😊 He is looking forward to meet you in his new environment which he obviously likes a lot. Sleeping and eating are his favourite things to do. [...]
Blog Bathala - 06.09.2019 Fun fact: The Shaded Batfish plays a very important role in keeping the reef free of algae, eating far more algae on reefs damaged by over fishing than traditional algae-eaters such as parrotfish and surgeonfish.
Bathala - 29.08.2019 There is incredibly much to see in the channels around Bathala. The right current, a good jump and rock'n roll ... barracudas, eagle rays, grey reef sharks and much more - today was very successful!
Bathala - 25.08.2019 First Filitheyo than Bathala - finally Werner and Lilly spend some time on Bathala. We had a great time together and did some awesome dives with them. Thanks for visiting us. See you soon ...
Blog Bathala - 14.08.2019 A marriage proposal is always something special and if it takes place with us, it is even more beautiful :) Marko came to us with the idea to ask Jenny to marry him. Of course we were happy to help with [...]
Blog Bathala - 09.08.2019 We had an nice visit from XXl repeaters from Athuruga, grate dives with much fish and many sharks this week . We are very happy and proud we made you book your next holiday with us to enjoy the underwater world [...]
Blog Bathala - 05.08.2019 Here we go – we proudly present our new Bathala Team. Maxim left back to Hondaafushi and will take over the dive center there as base leader. Now we are happy to welcome Wade and Manu on Bathala. They used be [...]
Blog Bathala - 17.07.2019 It looks like the Sandini family liked diving on Bathala very much. Thanks for the drawing and it was a lot of fun with you...stay tuned and always good air... Valentina, Tofail, Sakib, Ali, Lulu, Joy and Maxim
Blog Bathala - 06.07.2019 Today we would like to introduce you to our current diving center team...from left to right Valentina (our italian instructor and house reef specialist), Ali (dhoni crew and expert to get the divers back on the boat), Sakib (compressor technician and [...]
Blog Bathala - 25.06.2019 After a longer break we went diving at Maaya Thila again. Well, what to say...the usual madness... 2 eagle rays, 3 grey reef sharks, 2 silvertip sharks, countless whitetip reef sharks and also a turtle...and the whole stuff directly in the [...]
Blog Bathala - 22.06.2019 Finally, we go out to dive for the first time with our dhoni and guests. The destination is the Bathala Thila, not much has to be said about this dive site. Those who have been diving here before will now reminisce [...]
Sandies Bathala is open for guest since 18 June 2019! Today we got the information from our base leader Maxim that the island is finally open. The first guests have already checked in at the dive center and we will provide you with pictures [...]
Blog Bathala - 28.05.2019 Unfortunately the opening of Bathala was postponed again but our compressors are standing and running smoothly. Island map and teamboard are also hanging, now only the divers are missing...stay tuned
Blog Bathala - 22.05.2019 Our newest Italian staff member has arrived at Bathala. Fresh from Ko Lanta / Thailand, Valentina now wants to explore the underwater world of the Maldives and is looking forward to the opening of the resort. She speaks Italian, English and [...]
Blog Bathala - 13.05.2019 The equipment room is finished and our workshop is equipped. The compressor room is about to be finished and then the divers can come...stay tuned ... and this is our local team, who is hard working even during Ramadan from left [...]
Bathala Blog - 24.04.2019 A check at the house reef showed that it is completely intact except for a few small sections despite the construction measures. The western side is very beautiful, hard and soft corals, sponges etc. are all healthy. Also the north side, [...]
For some years now we have been designing our annual desk calendar with your pictures. Over the past few years we have received so many beautiful pictures of you. So overwhelming was the response that we decided to organize another competition this year. Check all [...]