Brooke Morton


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5 Destinations Worth Getting PADI Certified

5 Destinations Worth Getting PADI Certified

28 February, 2017 at 5:00 am Comments are Disabled

So if you earn your PADI Open Water Diver certification, where can you use it? Everywhere. Start with these beautiful destinations: Bonaire The reefs off this Dutch island continually rank among the Caribbean’s best for species diversity, which means you’ll encounter more varieties of fish on one dive here than […]

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From Snorkeling to Getting Scuba Certified: What You Need to Know

From Snorkeling to Getting Scuba Certified: What You Need to Know

25 January, 2017 at 4:35 am Comments are Disabled

If you’re already a strong snorkeler, or at least comfortable with your face in the water, you’re well on your way to getting Open Water Diver certified. But it won’t be a total cakewalk. Here are the top three skills that will surprise even the most experienced snorkelers. You’ll need […]

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6 Reasons to Become a Diver in 2017

6 Reasons to Become a Diver in 2017

9 January, 2017 at 5:32 am Comments are Disabled

If you’re flirting with the idea of trying scuba diving, or if friends or family are hoping you will, keep reading. Discover new environments. “If you have never experienced the ocean, it can give you a new perspective on life. Seeing it for the first time, you realize that there […]

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6 Best Places for Divers to Ring in the New Year

6 Best Places for Divers to Ring in the New Year

21 December, 2016 at 5:44 am Comments are Disabled

Across the globe, divers have their pick of islands and cities where revelers usher in the New Year with street parties, beach parties and more — all with next-day access to scuba attractions. After all, there’s no better place to spend January 1 than underwater. Jost Van Dyke, British Virgin […]

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5 Must-See Night Dives

5 Must-See Night Dives

12 December, 2016 at 4:25 pm Comments are Disabled

Whether you’re working toward earning your Night Diver specialty certification or simply wanting to see what lurks underwater after sunset, keep reading. These five in-the-dark dives provide challenge and entertainment, as well as a new perspective on life in the ocean. Mantas The appeal of dozens of mantas flying overhead […]

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5 Underwater Navigation Lessons You Could Be Missing Out On

5 Underwater Navigation Lessons You Could Be Missing Out On

23 November, 2016 at 8:00 am Comments are Disabled

Divers who haven’t gotten their gear wet in ages don’t always understand the importance of taking a refresher course. Although the PADI ReActivate program touches upon navigation basics, a trend among divers returning to the water is actually to retake the Underwater Navigator course because they believe it includes some of the […]

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