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Celebrating PADI Women Around Indonesia

Celebrating PADI Women Around Indonesia

12 July, 2018 at 4:21 pm Comments are Disabled

Having recently relocated from New Zealand to Indonesia, PADI Regional Manager Jen Clent found herself pleasantly surprised by many things in her new home. One such thing is the number of amazing women working in the dive industry around the country. Both locals and expats can be found working as […]

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Pushing Past Claustrophobia for First-Time Divers

Pushing Past Claustrophobia for First-Time Divers

30 May, 2018 at 12:40 am Comments are Disabled

Written by Arti Jalan I’d been thinking of going diving for years. The underwater world fascinated me, but my intense claustrophobia had me terrified. About a month ago, I found myself on the beaches of Nusa Lembongan, in Indonesia. Somehow, my friend convinced me to take the Discover Scuba® Diving […]

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Dive Destinations With Kid Friendly Liveaboards

Dive Destinations With Kid Friendly Liveaboards

8 May, 2018 at 5:21 pm Comments are Disabled

When you think about taking a liveaboard diving vacation with your kids, you might have a variety of feelings. Perhaps you’re excited by the idea of showing your young ones the ocean. Or maybe you’re scared that they will be bored staying on a boat. We’re here to assure you […]

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Mission Blue Hope Spot: Misool, Indonesia

Mission Blue Hope Spot: Misool, Indonesia

30 April, 2018 at 3:46 pm Comments are Disabled

  In September 2017, Misool Marine Reserve, a 300,000 acre ocean area in South Raja Ampat, Indonesia was officially designated as a Mission Blue Hope Spot by Dr. Sylvia Earle and her team. Hope Spots are special areas that play a critical role in the overall health of the ocean […]

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Bintan Turtle Hatchery, Indonesia

Bintan Turtle Hatchery, Indonesia

29 April, 2018 at 6:40 pm Comments are Disabled

All photos supplied by Max’s Dive Centre Since 2005 the team at Nirwana Gardens Resort and Max’s Dive Centre have been operating a successful turtle hatchery on the island of Bintan, Indonesia. The turtle hatchery began as an initiative by Nirwana Gardens Resort to increase awareness among the local people […]

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Explore the Great Diving Around Batam and Bintan Islands in Indonesia

Explore the Great Diving Around Batam and Bintan Islands in Indonesia

26 April, 2018 at 6:44 pm Comments are Disabled

Are you looking for somewhere new to dive? Have you heard of the Riau Archipelago? This lesser known island chain in Indonesia is located to the south of Singapore and is home to the islands of Bintan and Batam. These two island groups offer some of the most diverse dive […]

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