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World Traveler Aaron Phillips Learns to Scuba Dive

World Traveler Aaron Phillips Learns to Scuba Dive

30 May, 2018 at 6:00 am Comments are Disabled

Aaron Phillips doesn’t spend much time in front of the TV. As the man behind Life Survival, an outdoor program that combines conservation with adventure, he’s made it his life mission to keep as many people off the couch as possible. By sharing his wild adventures with his loyal followers, […]

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Scuba Careers: Becoming an Underwater Archeologist

Scuba Careers: Becoming an Underwater Archeologist

29 May, 2018 at 4:20 pm Comments are Disabled

Love scuba diving, history and travel? A career as an underwater archaeologist might be the job for you – if you have the patience and buoyancy skills. Learn more about what it’s like to work as an underwater archeologist. Melissa Price is a PADI Pro currently working at the Florida […]

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Mongolia’s First PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor, Khaliun Batsaikhan  

Mongolia’s First PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor, Khaliun Batsaikhan  

27 May, 2018 at 6:57 pm Comments are Disabled

We are extremely proud to announce Mongolia’s first PADI® Open Water Scuba Instructor, Khaliun Batsaikhan, who completed her PADI Instructor Examination in April, 2018. Crystal Dive Koh Tao caught up with Khaliun to learn about her journey towards being a PADI Instructor. What inspired you to become a PADI Professional? […]

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Life-Changing Vacations – Diving With a Purpose

Life-Changing Vacations – Diving With a Purpose

24 May, 2018 at 2:11 pm Comments are Disabled

According to a recent PADI® survey of 1,000 people, nearly 40 percent of respondents felt eco-travel is important to them personally. On PADI Travel™, you can find a selection of environmentally focused trips that allow divers, nature enthusiasts and travelers to expand their horizons and explore eco-travel experiences that celebrate […]

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The Socorro Evolution: Filming for a Cause

The Socorro Evolution: Filming for a Cause

24 May, 2018 at 9:19 am Comments are Disabled

  On April 13, 2018, a team of ocean conservation ambassadors, world-class athletes, and director/producer Roberto Ochoa spent 10 days filming and freediving in the waters of Mexico’s Revillagigedo Archipelago National Park, located 250 miles south of Baja California. But it wasn’t just playtime for this group. Ochoa, an advocate […]

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Mission Blue Hope Spot: Revillagigedo Archipelago, Mexico

Mission Blue Hope Spot: Revillagigedo Archipelago, Mexico

22 May, 2018 at 7:26 am Comments are Disabled

  The Revillagigedo Archipelago is a relatively unknown group of islands located approximately 300 miles southwest of Cabo San Lucas. Sometimes referred to as Mexico’s “little Galapagos”, this volcanic island chain was recently declared as Mission Blue’s newest Hope Spot, as it is most definitely a unique area of the ocean […]

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