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Altamira's Recent Activity

  1. Altamira replied to the thread Migration from Diverlog + to Macdive.

    Send an email to MacDive. They have always been very responsive to my questions and requests for assistance.

    Aug 9, 2020 at 9:03 PM
  2. Altamira replied to the thread scopalamine side effects, better options?.

    Bonine/Meclizine works best for me, and I have never had any side effects using it.

    Aug 9, 2020 at 3:03 AM
  3. Altamira liked tursiops's post in the thread scopalamine side effects, better options?.

    Dramamine is dimenhydrinate, also sold as Triptone. Bonine is meclizine, also sold as Travel-Ease and Antivert. Dramamine Less Drowsy...

    Aug 9, 2020 at 3:00 AM
  4. Altamira liked Johnoly's post in the thread Jupiter Rpt - After the hurricane no one can pronounce :).

    The lobster scientists tell us that bugs are hyper-sensitive to both Dissolved Oxygen and Salinity in the water(way more than fish)....

    Aug 8, 2020 at 12:43 PM
  5. Altamira replied to the thread How many firsts are left on your bucket list?.

    My bucket list is always expanding. I check off one box and add several more, hoping my bucket list will outlast me. I never want to run...

    Aug 8, 2020 at 12:03 PM
  6. Altamira liked ibj40's post in the thread Freshwater cenotes discovered off coast of Quintana Roo.

    Freshwater cenotes discovered off coast of Quintana Roo

    Aug 7, 2020 at 2:25 AM
  7. Altamira replied to the thread Should I buy a scuba tank or save up more to buy open water course PADI.

    My grandson was certified when he was 12 years old (now 18), and loved it from the first time I signed him up for a discover scuba...

    Aug 6, 2020 at 11:10 PM
  8. Altamira liked Tyler najib's post in the thread Should I buy a scuba tank or save up more to buy open water course PADI.

    I am neutral about it to be honest. I don’t mind waiting but it’s something I absolutely love doing and it seems to help me emotionally...

    Aug 6, 2020 at 10:57 PM
  9. Altamira liked Tyler najib's post in the thread Should I buy a scuba tank or save up more to buy open water course PADI.

    I am buying used gear because i would hate to have New gear and not like it, so down the line I may switch out a regulator or so, but I...

    Aug 6, 2020 at 10:56 PM
  10. Altamira replied to the thread Should I buy a scuba tank or save up more to buy open water course PADI.

    There is also a dirty little "not so secret" in the diving community that new divers rarely hear during the OW/AOW course and the...

    Aug 6, 2020 at 9:56 PM
  11. Altamira liked Graeme Fraser's post in the thread Woman crushed by Humpback whales - Australia.

    Sorry, I don't mean to chuckle, but all I can think of is the Billy Connolly stand up routine about all wildlife in Oz trying to kill...

    Aug 6, 2020 at 6:21 PM
  12. Altamira liked Wingy's post in the thread Woman crushed by Humpback whales - Australia.

    Classic mistake - I decided to give my house a bit of a makeover so had moved my old timber Venetian Blinds outside to disposed of but...

    Aug 6, 2020 at 6:05 PM
  13. Altamira replied to the thread Jacket bcd to wing.

    Whatever you buy, make sure you are comparing comparable bcds/bp/w, and fully understand what is being minimized if you buy a travel...

    Aug 5, 2020 at 6:56 PM
  14. Altamira liked drbill's post in the thread Flying @ 1500 ft after shallow dives.

    I wouldn't. We had a local instructor who had done two training dives in shallow water, then drove up over our hills (~1,600 ft) and got...

    Aug 5, 2020 at 5:40 PM
  15. Altamira replied to the thread Don't Share Your Air.

    ^^^^This^^^^

    Aug 5, 2020 at 5:38 PM