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PADI’s Summer Divelympics 2016: The Brazilian Dive Destinations That Take Home the Gold

PADI’s Summer Divelympics 2016: The Brazilian Dive Destinations That Take Home the Gold

18 August, 2016 at 7:00 am Comments are Disabled

  We welcome PADI’s Summer Divelympics 2016! If you’ve been tuning into the Olympics this month to watch the world’s top athletes compete in sports like gymnastics, running, and diving, you’re certainly not alone. But if you’re a SCUBA enthusiast who sees the host city of Rio de Janiero and […]

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America’s National Parks – 100 Years of Service

America’s National Parks – 100 Years of Service

8 August, 2016 at 8:17 am Comments are Disabled

Image by Jennifer Idol – “Bacteria mattes create the colors of Grand Prismatic Spring.” Written by Jennifer Idol, PADI AmbassaDiverTM Each summer, I determine locations and stories for next year’s travel. This year is no different, but my destinations were met with surprise by more than a few people. Rather […]

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My PADI Interview: Margo Peyton, Youth Diving Extraordinaire

My PADI Interview: Margo Peyton, Youth Diving Extraordinaire

28 July, 2016 at 10:00 am Comments are Disabled

Margo Peyton initially started Kids Sea Camp as a one-week getaway designed to introduce her own kids to diving. Now, nearly two decades later, it has snowballed into a global community: She and her family run 15 weeks in 13 countries, including the Cayman Islands, Bonaire, Honduras, Fiji, Palau, Yap […]

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Girlfriends’ Getaways: Top 8 Must-See Dives

Girlfriends’ Getaways: Top 8 Must-See Dives

11 July, 2016 at 8:00 am Comments are Disabled

Some girls’ trips involve settling into a beach chair and relaxing with a colorful cocktail with the sun beaming down. But if you and your girlfriends crave something a little more exciting, active and adventurous, we recommend planning your next getaway to include scuba diving. Diving’s buddy system and camaraderie […]

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Meet Some Special Australian Locals

Meet Some Special Australian Locals

10 July, 2016 at 9:09 am Comments are Disabled

Australia attracts over 3 million tourists per year, and it’s no surprise why. Golden beaches, the ‘Red Centre’ and lush, green tropical rainforests mean there is something for every visitor in this vast country. The Australian landscape isn’t the only impressive natural feature. Underwater, Australia has over 4,000 species of fish […]

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12 Countries in 12 Months with Michele Felberg

12 Countries in 12 Months with Michele Felberg

7 July, 2016 at 8:00 am Comments are Disabled

We found some time to catch up with Michele Felberg, the 2015 Rolex Scholarship recipient, when she wasn’t busy volunteering to save sharks in South Australia, training to run a marathon or traveling around the world diving. Although Michele’s first dive might not have been an epic one, this didn’t stop her from continuing to dive in […]

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