Featured Blogs

  • Documenting Arctic Giants in the Fjords of Northern Norway – Part One

    Documenting Arctic Giants in the Fjords of Northern Norway – Part One

    PADI AmbassaDiver™, Birgitta Mueck, dives deep into the fjords of Northern Norway, chasing the large pods of orca and humpback whales that migrate there over winter… Carefully, I slipped into the 3°C Arctic water. It was the second week of January, and the sun hadn’t risen above the horizon for more […]

  • What Other Aspects of Sustainability are Affected by the Health of our Oceans?

    What Other Aspects of Sustainability are Affected by the Health of our Oceans?

    The health of our oceans is a massive concern, not just to divers, but to the world as a whole. In 2015, 193 world leaders agreed to 17 Global Goals for Sustainable Development. If completed this would mean an end to extreme poverty, inequality and climate change by 2030. In […]

  • My Top Five Dives to Date

    My Top Five Dives to Date

    ‘My top five dives to date’ is written by Guest Blogger Lowri James Like most divers, Oli and I are just happy being in the water. We feel privileged to share the underwater world with the incredible marine life which exists below the surface, and to us every dive is an […]

  • Discovering the Burma Maru

    Discovering the Burma Maru

    Guest Post by Tim Lawrence All photos by Mikko Paasi It was a hot sticky night in the Gulf of Thailand. The date, June 12th 1942. The Burma Maru steamed into the night, zigzagging its way along the coast. Most of the young crew were in their quarters at 04:34 hours, unaware […]

  • My PADI Story: Sine Sara

    My PADI Story: Sine Sara

    Photo by Nashville Severance When Sine Sara first learnt to dive on her gap year, she never dreamed is would change her life like this. Three years later, Sine is a PADI Dive Instructor living out her dream in Thailand.  When did you start diving? I went on a gap […]