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PADI Women in Diving: Dimpy Jacobs, Indonesian PADI Instructor & Marine Biologist

PADI Women in Diving: Dimpy Jacobs, Indonesian PADI Instructor & Marine Biologist

9 July, 2017 at 6:03 pm Comments are Disabled

Photo supplied by Murex Dive Resort In Indonesia, local female PADI Professionals aren’t common, but this didn’t stop Dimpy Jacobs, who was one of the first Indonesian females to earn her PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor certification. Not only are female instructors few and far between here, but female marine […]

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Diving in Derawan, Indonesia

Diving in Derawan, Indonesia

2 May, 2017 at 6:46 pm Comments are Disabled

Guest post by Carissa Wong I’ve always been an ocean child. As a kid, my family would take trips to beautiful beaches; Maldives, Kapalai, Tulamben, Bohol. I was in heaven and to this day I find myself drawn back to ocean again and again. And yet there is still so […]

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A New Reason to Visit Raja Ampat

A New Reason to Visit Raja Ampat

30 April, 2017 at 11:10 pm Comments are Disabled

When diving at what is considered to be the epicentre of marine biodiversity, you expect to see a few species that you’ve never seen before. What you might not expect to see is species that have never been seen in that location before. The list of marine species documented for […]

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5 Destinations Worth Getting PADI Certified

5 Destinations Worth Getting PADI Certified

28 February, 2017 at 5:00 am Comments are Disabled

So if you earn your PADI Open Water Diver certification, where can you use it? Everywhere. Start with these beautiful destinations: Bonaire The reefs off this Dutch island continually rank among the Caribbean’s best for species diversity, which means you’ll encounter more varieties of fish on one dive here than […]

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Winging It With The Mantas

Winging It With The Mantas

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

One of the beauties of being a PADI professional is being subjected to a constant flow of new and fascinating people. Some will become lifelong friends, others relocate to the other side of the world. But distance is just a mere word these days as the glorious internet connects us […]

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PADI Scholarship Recipients Lives Change through Scuba

PADI Scholarship Recipients Lives Change through Scuba

26 July, 2016 at 4:06 pm Comments are Disabled

The PADI Scholarship Program offers PADI diver training programs to people who would otherwise be limited to accessing these opportunities. It aims to create life changing employment prospects while fostering conservation-minded ocean ambassadors. Written by Sari and Roy, PADI Scholarship recipients. Becoming PADI Divemasters is transforming our lives. The AquaMarine […]

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