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PADI TecRec Diving Expands to Northern Bali

PADI TecRec Diving Expands to Northern Bali

5 May, 2016 at 9:40 pm Comments are Disabled

Technical diving means going beyond recreational scuba diving limits. But, tec divers will tell you that it’s really about the challenge and adventure of exploring places that no one else has ever seen. PADI 5 Star Dive Resort, Two Fish Divers, have recently expanded their operations to Amed, Indonesia focusing on […]

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PADI Through the Decades: the 1990s

PADI Through the Decades: the 1990s

28 April, 2016 at 4:53 pm Comments are Disabled

This is the fourth post in our 50th Anniversary series. Make sure to catch up on the 60s, 70s, and 80s. The 1990s were a period of expansion for PADI®. This decade opened up independent study and new courses, growing everything in the PADI library. 1991: Video support for PADI courses Instructional […]

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Join PADI for Chamber Day 2016

Join PADI for Chamber Day 2016

26 April, 2016 at 10:16 am Comments are Disabled

Join us on Wednesday, May 4th for the 28th annual Chamber Day and 18th annual Chamber Evening Fund Raiser for the USC Catalina Hyperbaric Chamber. The USC Catalina Hyperbaric Chamber is proud to celebrate its 42nd year of service to the Souther California Diving Communities. For more than four decades, […]

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Passions of Paradise EcoGuides share reef knowledge

Passions of Paradise EcoGuides share reef knowledge

26 April, 2016 at 12:25 am Comments are Disabled

Passions of Paradise has expanded its citizen science program in anticipation of a surge in interest following the David Attenborough series on the Great Barrier Reef. Passions of Paradise Chief Executive Officer Scotty Garden said the company had boosted the number of crew accredited with Ecotourism Australia to five as […]

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PADI Master Instructor Releases Book on Diving in Indonesia

PADI Master Instructor Releases Book on Diving in Indonesia

24 April, 2016 at 9:10 pm Comments are Disabled

PADI Master Instructor Sarah Wormald has recently released a guide book titled Diving in Indonesia; The Ultimate Guide to the World’s Best Dive Spots. The guide aims to provide comprehensive information on dive sites across Indonesia. The information on each region includes difficulty level, highlights, logistics, general area information, general […]

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3 Things to Eat and Drink in St. Lucia

3 Things to Eat and Drink in St. Lucia

20 April, 2016 at 1:49 pm Comments are Disabled

While we all wish we could stay underwater indefinitely, a day of diving can muster up the hungriest of appetites. When it comes to foodies, St. Lucia is noted for cuisine created with ingredients from organic farms and just-caught seafood selections. Come mealtime, here are three must-try menu items. Green […]

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