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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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My PADI Story: PADI Instructor Virginia Watson

My PADI Story: PADI Instructor Virginia Watson

26 July, 2017 at 9:41 pm Comments are Disabled

Photos supplied by Virginia Watson When you think of New Zealand, you might not think of scuba diving – but you should. New Zealand is home to some incredible dive sites and stunning marine life. As a PADI Instructor with Dive Otago, Virginia Watson gets to call these amazing dive […]

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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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7 Reasons to Become a PADI Pro

7 Reasons to Become a PADI Pro

14 June, 2017 at 5:01 am Comments are Disabled

Sure, becoming a PADI Pro can bring paychecks in paradise, but it also opens the door to so much more. Here’s what else you can gain.   7. Find Out What You’re Truly Capable Of Becoming a scuba instructor isn’t easy—otherwise everyone would do it. It tests limits mentally and […]

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It’s a Travellers Life for Me!

It’s a Travellers Life for Me!

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

By guest blogger, Lowri James Bodies of water make up around 71% of the Earth’s surface, 96.5% of which is our oceans. Therefore, one of the many amazing things about being a scuba diver is it means that almost anywhere you go on Earth there is an opportunity to explore the underwater […]

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