New Divemaster Packages

Here at Rich Coast Diving we train quit a few PADI dive masters. Most come and join us for the 3 month internship and receive the top notch training that gets them ready to be a PADI pro anywhere in the world. Continue reading


Hola from the intern house!


Welcome to Casa Ballena. The intern house of Rich Coast Diving. We have people living here throughout the PADI ladder from instructors to dive masters in training and rescue divers along with our 2 cats momo and suka. Continue reading

Why Costa Rica?

More and more people are looking for a change in their pace of life. If you are one of them and you are looking for an internship in the dive world then keep on reading. The Divemaster internship might be exactly what you’re seeking next. Both Costa Rica and Bali are highly frequented when people seek this PADI certification. Continue reading

Santa Claus is coming to town

As many of you know Rich Coast Diving is owned by a Martin and Brenda from the Netherlands.  Our team consists of all nationalities and this always brings many discussions about customs and habits.  I noticed that during the holidays there is even more talk about how we celebrate  back home. Continue reading

An inside look at Coco

Playas-del-Coco-Guanacaste-Costa-RicaBefore I came to Coco I had no idea what I was expecting to find. I wanted to read some reviews before i came which weren’t the typical Trip advisor ones. This is why I decided to write this post, to give all of you an inside look at what Coco is like. Continue reading

Team Work

Marine life has been a big part of social media.  We see post of organizations focusing on marine protection, saving sharks or trying to educate the world not to go to parks like Sea World.  To us divers this is a natural given, but you will be surprised how many non-divers have the slightest idea what is going on with our oceans and its inhabitants. like so Mr Ronnie King Continue reading

Laughs and laughs with the pussy divers

Diving is a vacation for most people. I am mean, working in the dive industry is basically a vacation as well, am I right instructors?  Here in Costa Rica we are located in one of the favorite travel destinations which, lucky for us is growing into a dive destination as well.  Costa Rica has so much to offer tourists, with its beautiful nature and inland activities, that diving sometimes becomes a second option.  However, slowly divers are coming to our beautiful country just to dive! Continue reading