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A Female Scuba Diver in London

A Female Scuba Diver in London

8 September, 2017 at 12:45 am Comments are Disabled

Written by Toni Norton, founder of Purple Turtle Diving, London You know when you first meet someone and at some point the conversation is bound to turn to what you do for a living?  That’s always an interesting conversation for me.  When I answer “I’m a diving instructor”, I tend […]

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Where Do Our Dreams Take Us?

Where Do Our Dreams Take Us?

30 July, 2017 at 12:45 am Comments are Disabled

This post marks the last in a series from guest blogger, Lowri James. We’ve been following her and her husband’s journey from non-divers to PADI professionals… Oli and I have now been living in Cyprus for almost 5 months, working at Cyprus Diving Adventures – a PADI 5-star dive centre located […]

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Time to Get on the PADI Professional Ladder

Time to Get on the PADI Professional Ladder

30 June, 2017 at 12:45 am Comments are Disabled

By guest Blogger and PADI professional, Lowri James For Oli and I, the decision to become PADI Divemasters was a long-term investment in our future and dream of living abroad, working in the scuba diving industry.  We applied for, and were granted, a 3-month sabbatical from our jobs in the UK […]

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Time to Learn Some More – Becoming PADI Master Scuba Divers

Time to Learn Some More – Becoming PADI Master Scuba Divers

16 June, 2017 at 12:30 am Comments are Disabled

By guest blogger Lowri James Becoming PADI Master Scuba divers with Cyprus Diving Adventures was something Oli and I were keen to achieve; not only do fewer than two percent of divers achieve this rating, but it would also coincide perfectly with becoming PADI Divemasters and enable us to gain […]

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My PADI Story: Sine Sara

My PADI Story: Sine Sara

17 May, 2017 at 3:23 pm Comments are Disabled

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 […]

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My Favourite Experience Teaching Scuba Diving – Part 1

My Favourite Experience Teaching Scuba Diving – Part 1

3 May, 2017 at 12:30 am Comments are Disabled

This year marks guest blogger, Alexandra Dimitriou’s, 10th anniversary as a PADI instructor. Her experiences teaching scuba diving, like all instructors, vary from the utterly awesome, to the downright terrible. In this post, she focuses on her favourite… So what has been my favourite experience teaching scuba diving? It has to be […]

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