Thinking about time

Time flies!

I can not believe how quickly time passes by! It is now five month since we sold everything to move to Koh Lanta. When we came to Lanta in August the island was almost asleep and the beaches were empty. We had time to adjust to the climate, our new life, unpack our things and slowly […]

By |February 2nd, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Diving around Koh Lanta

I did my first dives for the season yesterday! It was so good to get into the water again! We went to the Bidas and it was like swimming in fish soup. I absolutely love those big schools of fish.

Diving around Koh Lanta is absolutely amazing and still one of the best dive sites in […]

By |January 16th, 2018|diving|0 Comments

Lanta Diver Shop Team!

The Shop Ladies at Lanta Diver
Since day one I have felt welcome and comfortable in the shop. This is thanks to the fantastic four; Steffi, Victoria, Julie and Bow! I adore these ladies and I couldn’t ask for better shop staff. Meet Lanta Diver Shop Team!

Steffi  has been living  on Koh Lanta […]

By |January 2nd, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

High season and Christmas at Lanta Diver

High season is here!
High season is here and we love it!  Lots of people arrive in Koh Lanta around Christmas time and many of them wants to dive with us and we couldn’t be more happy!  This high season is the first one for me and Raymond and we are very excited! It can be quite […]

By |December 21st, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Lucia on Koh Lanta

How and why Swedish people celebrate Lucia
Lucia is a historical person who was born in year 280 in Syracuse, Italy. Historians say that she actually existed and that she became a martyr because of her Christian faith. There are many stories about Lucia, and it is difficult to know which one is true. How […]

By |December 18th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Lanta Diver support Lanta Animal Welfare


Lanta Animal Welfare
Lanta Animal Welfare (LAW) is one of Koh Lanta’s Non Governmental Organisations. I am sure most of you have heard about them and also visited the center. The welfare center is situated in Long Beach across the road not far from Relax Beach. LAW was founded in 2005 by Junie Kovacs and her […]

By |December 11th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Lanta Diver wants to be a Trash Hero AND help saving the coral reefs

Say no to plastic
Lanta Diver wants to be a Trash Hero AND help saving the coral reefs. We try to be as environment friendly as possible, and we strive to say no to plastic in our shop and on our boats. It is not that easy though. Whenever you buy something in Thailand (and a […]

By |November 30th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Diving with Lanta Diver, Open Water and exotic Marine Life

To become a diver, my experience
I took my PADI Open Water certificate because I needed to distract myself after a horrible breakup many many years ago. So it wasn’t really any desire or urge to discover the underwater world that made me do it, I was just unhappy. (Sorry if I disappoint you ;-). I […]

By |November 21st, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Getting to know our dive business – our first nine weeks with Lanta diver

The dive business
Nine weeks has past since we took our first steps into Lanta Diver as dive business owners. These past weeks have been overwhelming, confusing and fun! Lanta Diver is a well organised dive business, so our aim in the beginning is simply to get to know the staff and the routines in the […]

By |October 30th, 2017|Uncategorized|12 Comments

Koh Lanta – Our new Life on a tropical island!

As the new owner of Lanta diver I think it is time to start up our blog! First I would like to introduce my self and my family, and tell you how we ended up here, in Koh Lanta, Thailand.

Our family consists of my husband Raymond and our three kids Nora, Kerstin and Dennis. We […]

By |October 3rd, 2017|Sweden|15 Comments