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Join PADI at Blue Wild Ocean Adventure Expo, April 14-15

Join PADI at Blue Wild Ocean Adventure Expo, April 14-15

12 April, 2018 at 8:10 am Comments are Disabled

Ready for a weekend of fun? Join PADI® staff members at the Blue Wild Ocean Adventure Expo in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA from April 14-15 2018. This event promises an exciting mix of seminars, workshops, exhibits and entertainment for just about anyone who loves the ocean world. At the show, you can: Explore diving […]

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This is What Happens When you Choose Diving Over Disney World

This is What Happens When you Choose Diving Over Disney World

13 March, 2018 at 5:37 am Comments are Disabled

Written by Alexandra Dimitriou What do you think about when I say “Florida” to you? A mouse, right? Mickey mouse?  Tut, tut! If you think Florida is just theme parks and alligators you are far from the truth! Why? Because Florida is an amazing scuba diving destination. It is home to […]

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FINAL DUTY – The USS Clamagore is Planned to be Florida’s Newest Addition

FINAL DUTY – The USS Clamagore is Planned to be Florida’s Newest Addition

6 March, 2018 at 10:19 am Comments are Disabled

Artificial reefs aren’t only an attraction for divers and marine life, but they’re also a great way to honor the history of retired vessels and the veterans that served on them. From Key West’s USAFS Vandenberg to the Florida Panhandle Shipwreck Trail’s USS Oriskany, artificial reefs have been drawing in […]

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7 Underwater Bucket List Experiences in Florida

7 Underwater Bucket List Experiences in Florida

19 February, 2018 at 1:15 pm Comments are Disabled

No other state offers the diversity of underwater experiences that the Sunshine State does. It’s the only state in the USA to straddle two main bodies of water — the Atlantic Ocean and the Gulf of Mexico. Seem overwhelming? Here’s where we suggest you start. Snorkel with Manatees When winter’s […]

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Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary

Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary

14 February, 2018 at 9:35 am Comments are Disabled

  Divers come to the Florida Keys not just because it’s the only barrier reef in North America and the third-largest coral reef in the world, but it’s also home to Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary. “FKNMS holds a tremendous collection of shipwrecks representing much of the maritime heritage of […]

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Top Dive Sites in the Florida Keys

Top Dive Sites in the Florida Keys

9 February, 2018 at 9:51 am Comments are Disabled

Written by PADI AmbassaDiver, Jack Fishman   As a PADI Staff Instructor and AmbassaDiver living in the Florida Keys for the past several years, I have had the privilege of exploring and sharing with others the depths and shallows of many dive sites throughout the more than 100-mile expanse of the third largest […]

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