Post Tagged with: "cold water diving"

Will Learning to Dive in a Tropical Location Ruin Cold Water Diving for You?

Will Learning to Dive in a Tropical Location Ruin Cold Water Diving for You?

14 December, 2017 at 12:45 am Comments are Disabled

Written by Lisa from Fjords and Beaches Many new divers get their PADI certification in tropical waters, myself included. Getting your PADI certification while on holiday is a great experience, and can really enhance your trip. You may also be lucky enough to live somewhere tropical, where the water is warm, […]

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Cold Water Diving for Warm Water Divers

Cold Water Diving for Warm Water Divers

5 December, 2017 at 8:29 pm Comments are Disabled

Written by Kim Ngan I used to live in lush, tropical regions and was lucky enough to teach scuba diving in warm climates and warm waters. That was before I moved to Sydney. Sydney (and New South Wales) have some stunning dive sites – as do many other destinations with […]

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Where to Dive in the USA in December

Where to Dive in the USA in December

4 December, 2017 at 5:00 am Comments are Disabled

December can be tricky. It’s cold up north, but, in many places, not cold enough yet for ice diving. But in a few locales, from Florida to Utah, the water hasn’t cooled off and nor should your enthusiasm for suiting up. Here are some top picks for getting your dive […]

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Documenting Arctic Giants in the Fjords of Northern Norway – Part One

Documenting Arctic Giants in the Fjords of Northern Norway – Part One

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

PADI AmbassaDiver™, Birgitta Mueck, dives deep into the fjords of Northern Norway, chasing the large pods of orca and humpback whales that migrate there over winter… Carefully, I slipped into the 3°C Arctic water. It was the second week of January, and the sun hadn’t risen above the horizon for more […]

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Top 5 Winter Diving Hotspots

Top 5 Winter Diving Hotspots

12 January, 2017 at 12:37 am Comments are Disabled

While warm-water divers pack up their kit and hibernate for the winter, dry suit-certified divers enjoy great diving and fewer crowds. Here are five destinations for your (insulated) bucket list. White Sea Regarded as one of the top diving destinations in the world, The White Sea in Russia offers equal […]

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Northern Tales: PART 1 – The Spiny Dogfish

Northern Tales: PART 1 – The Spiny Dogfish

5 December, 2016 at 12:30 am Comments are Disabled

Birgitta Mueck, one of our PADI AmbassaDivers, shows us the thrills of dive exploration with this exclusive 3-part account of her latest cold water adventures. Sailing through the northern fjords of Sweden and Norway, Birgitta has searched for deep, rare species and pods of feeding orcas. Read on for her […]

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