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drrich2's Recent Activity

  1. drrich2 liked HKGuns's post in the thread PADI not teaching theory re/EANx.

    Having just finished the PADI EANX course, I feel like I fully understand the use of Nitrox as well as the risks involved and the...

    Jan 27, 2020 at 4:26 PM
  2. drrich2 liked chillyinCanada's post in the thread Has anyone here bought property in Bonaire?.

    Something more that I don't think has been mentioned, it can happen that you need/want to sell your property and it doesn't sell. Could...

    Jan 27, 2020 at 8:36 AM
  3. drrich2 liked spoolin01's post in the thread Truth Aquatics suspending operations..

    When I heard of this tragedy and saw the floor plan, I thought the Peace was much better situated since the two main stairwells from...

    Jan 26, 2020 at 10:05 PM
  4. drrich2 liked OceanEyes's post in the thread Pompano Dive Center and charters going out of business....

    According to my understanding, this saga has been in the works since before this past Thanksgiving, when PDC opted out of their status...

    Jan 26, 2020 at 7:03 PM
  5. drrich2 liked scubadada's post in the thread Humboldt Explorer Jan 13-20, 2020.

    @drrich2 Thanks for the wonderful posts Richard, you remain, King of the Trip Reports. I did the Galapagos in April-May, 2018...

    Jan 26, 2020 at 2:01 PM
  6. drrich2 replied to the thread Humboldt Explorer Jan 13-20, 2020.

    Good point. These days before big trips I hit the drive through at the bank with a check made out of 'Cash' and tell the teller how many...

    Jan 26, 2020 at 10:28 AM
  7. drrich2 liked KathyV's post in the thread Humboldt Explorer Jan 13-20, 2020.

    Outstanding report, thank you! We've never been to Ecuador but we have been a few places where you should bring a wad a cash due to...

    Jan 26, 2020 at 10:25 AM
  8. drrich2 replied to the thread Humboldt Explorer Jan 13-20, 2020.

    Forgot to answer this one. The official currency of Ecuador is the U.S. Dollar. In practice a couple of oddities when getting change....

    Jan 26, 2020 at 9:58 AM
  9. drrich2 replied to the thread Humboldt Explorer Jan 13-20, 2020.

    No. I cannot imagine it's only got one engine, though. Since we came back and forth by panga I didn't look at the prop.s underwater. In...

    Jan 26, 2020 at 9:13 AM
  10. drrich2 replied to the thread Humboldt Explorer Jan 13-20, 2020.

    Did not have to pay extra booking with Blue Water Travel; they charged my card and got paid well before the trip. Only an issue when...

    Jan 26, 2020 at 9:10 AM
  11. drrich2 liked Altamira's post in the thread Humboldt Explorer Jan 13-20, 2020.

    @drrich2. Outstanding trip report as usual. Your trip reports are the best on the board IMHO. Thank you for taking the time and...

    Jan 26, 2020 at 1:05 AM
  12. drrich2 replied to the thread New Diver from Grenada!.

    Welcome. Glad you can take advantage of the opportunity while living on the island, and take a break from your studies from time to time.

    Jan 25, 2020 at 11:43 PM
  13. drrich2 replied to the thread Hi from Paris, France.

    Welcome to Scuba Board! Enjoy Australia; never been. Are you going to do any topside touring? I imagine seeing salt-water crocodiles in...

    Jan 25, 2020 at 11:38 PM