Francisco Garcia

Francisco Garcia

Spain - Madrid

Scuba Points: 220
Dive Instructor

I am a PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor, PADI Nitrox Specialty Instructor and Emergency First Response Instructor since 2006. Generalitat of Catalunya Diving Instructor since 2011. I have worked and collaborated with several dive centers both in Spain (Alicante, Cadiz, Gran Canaria, Ibiza and Malaga) and in other countries (Greece, Hawaii and Norway). Besides that I have also worked in scientific projects in Cape Verde, Costa Rica and Mexico. I have completed over 1000 dives (Nitrox, Night, Deep, Wreck, Cavern, Dry suit, Ice, etc.). I have conducted over 70 courses, certified over 25 students, conducted more than one hundred DSD programs, guided hundreds of dives, made and edited underwater pictures and videos. I have experience in scientific dives related to sharks, sea turtles, corals and dolphins. Whenever, wherever I am ready for any underwater experience!!

My Dive Centers

    Ibiza Dives Ibiza, Spain

    Ibiza Dives el único 5 estrella en la Isla. Creado en 2003, renovado y reestructurado en 2010, el centro de buceo Ibiza Dives está situado en el Puerto deportivo de Santa Eulalia. Es un centro de buceo Aqualung Partner Center reconocido y un PADIResort dando formaciones hasta nivel instructor. El…

    Buceo Costa Nerja Malaga, Spain

    Buceo Costa Nerja is the leading PADI 5 Star IDC Gold Palm dive centre in Axarquía, the eastern part of the Malaga region in Andalusia. We provide scuba diving and PADI dive courses on Costa del Sol and Costa Tropical in southern Spain. We offer diving and snorkeling excursions and boat trips in…

My Dive Sites

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    La Bota d'es Vedra Ibiza, Spain

    La Bota d'es Vedra is a submarine peak roughly 1 mile NW of Es Vedra, which rises from more than 50 metres below the surface to just a few centimetres under the water, swirling waves being the only thing to betray its presence. Because of its distance from the coastline, the area provides a good…
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    La aguja d'es Vedra Ibiza, Spain

    The Aguja (Needle) is an underwater peak near a headland on the SW side of Es Vedra? in the region of Sa Bestorre, which rises from a maximum depth of 40 metres to just 3 below the surface.After anchoring in a small cove beneath the spot where the island's majestic cliffs are marked with large dark…

    Cala LLonga Cave Ibiza, Spain

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    Sardina Gran Canaria, Spain

    Simple dive, not very spectacular. The most usual route is to exit by the stairs of the old pier and follow the outside of the breakwater.
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    Tres Picos Almunecar, Spain

    Enter by giant stride from the rocks. Head for the 3 picos (3 peaks) which you can see from the shore (but are below the surface). Lots of marine life will be seen. Nice 3D experience and a swim trough.You can go south and come back to the start point, exit the water by ladder, or go North and head…

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    Francisco commented Buceo Costa Nerja
    Buceo Costa Nerja es el principal centro de buceo PADI 5 estrellas IDC Gold Palm en la Axarquía, la parte oriental de la región de Málaga en Andalucía, ofrece buceo y cursos de buceo PADI en Costa del Sol y Costa Tropical al sur de…2 years ago
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    Francisco commented Buceo Costa Nerja
    Buceo Costa Nerja es el principal centro de buceo PADI 5 estrellas IDC Gold Palm en la Axarquía, la parte oriental de la región de Málaga en Andalucía, ofrece buceo y cursos de buceo PADI en Costa del Sol y Costa Tropical al sur de…2 years ago
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    Francisco commented Buceo Costa Nerja
    Buceo Costa Nerja is the leading PADI 5 Star IDC Gold Palm dive centre in Axarquía, the eastern part of the Malaga region in Andalucia, providing scuba diving and PADI dive courses on Costa del Sol and Costa Tropical in southern Spain.They also…2 years ago
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    Francisco commented La Bota d'es Vedra
    La bota d'es Vedra is a dive recommended only for experience divers (Advanced or above) due to the depth you can reach here, It's also known as "La Seca d'es Vedra" because of the short distance between the surface and the upper part of the rocky…5 years ago
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    Francisco commented La aguja d'es Vedra
    La aguja d'es Vedra is a dive recommended only for experience divers (Advanced or above) due to the depth you can reach here, The amazing cliffs of the island melt with the underwater cliffs you will found here. It's pretty both on the surface and…5 years ago
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    Francisco commented Cala LLonga Cave
    The Cala Llonga Cave dive perfectly fits any level of qualified divers. It's not deep and there aren't any currents. The maximum depth you may reach is around 16 to 18 meters. The entrance of the cave could be found at 8 meters, and once in you will&helli5 years ago
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    Francisco rated Cala LLonga Cave
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    Francisco commented Sardina
    Despite of what some people think, to me Sardina del Norte is one of the best dive sites of the island. It's beauty lies on the life you may find there, where you can oftenly see: Angel shark, Electric rays, garden eels, scarlet shrimps, some…5 years ago
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    Francisco rated Sardina
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    Francisco commented Tres Picos
    Tres Picos is one of the sites off the coast of La Herradura. It's called Tres Picos due to the three underwater rocks you will find at the site. The maximum depth you will find here is 22 meters, with some different caves and holes where you may…5 years ago
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    Francisco commented Jacks Diving Locker S-1829
    Jacks Diving Locker, is one of the leading dive centers in the world, not only for their experience but also for the way they work. Also known for appearing in the PADI DVDs. The shop offers a wide range of products. You can also dive with them or…5 years ago
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    Francisco rated Ibiza Dives
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    Francisco commented Ibiza Dives
    Ibiza Dives, known as Aquadiving Centre before, is an amazing club where one may find a great offer from courses to great dives... Jose Manuel Lobo and his staff will take you to visit the most amazing places in Ibiza. The equipment you will be…5 years ago
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    Francisco commented Buceo Costa Nerja
    Buceo Costa Nerja is the leading PADI 5 Star IDC Gold Palm dive centre in Axarquía, the eastern part of the Malaga region in Andalucia, providing scuba diving and PADI dive courses on Costa del Sol and Costa Tropical in southern Spain. They also…5 years ago
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    Francisco rated Buceo Costa Nerja
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