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Top 6 Reasons to Get Scuba Certified Locally

Top 6 Reasons to Get Scuba Certified Locally

15 February, 2018 at 3:37 pm Comments are Disabled

A PADI® Open Water Diver certification is the most widely-recognized in the world. There are thousands of PADI Dive Centers worldwide, but here are six reasons why you should get certified locally: Spend Your Holiday Time Having Fun – Not Taking a Class Vacations aren’t cheap. With hotel costs averaging […]

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Scuba Diving for Overcoming Shyness and Self-Consciousness

Scuba Diving for Overcoming Shyness and Self-Consciousness

4 January, 2018 at 9:55 pm Comments are Disabled

When my partner suggested we go scuba diving to mark his 30th birthday in a special way, I must admit I was entirely skeptical and a wash of intense dread came over me! I can swim reasonably well, I love animals and I adore thrashing around in the cool azures […]

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How to go about Booking your PADI Course Abroad

How to go about Booking your PADI Course Abroad

23 November, 2017 at 12:45 am Comments are Disabled

Written by guest blogger, Lisa from Fjords and Beaches If you are considering getting your PADI Open Water Diver Certification abroad, this article is for you. Taking your PADI Course abroad can be a great way to experience a different culture, and truly create unforgettable memories on your travels! Booking your […]

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It’s Time to Get Out – Diving exits explained

It’s Time to Get Out – Diving exits explained

11 November, 2017 at 12:45 am Comments are Disabled

The band Semisonic said it in the early 90s, “You don’t have to go home, but you can’t stay here.” Here are some different methods scuba divers can use when exiting the water. Shore Diving Exit Walking out is an obvious choice if you’re shore diving. Divers can use the […]

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PADI Staff is Committed to Protecting the Ocean

PADI Staff is Committed to Protecting the Ocean

8 November, 2017 at 5:00 am Comments are Disabled

If you work at PADI® Headquarters, chances are you have a huge passion for the underwater world- and with that comes a deep concern for the health of the ocean. It’s one thing to talk about conservation, but a whole new game to take action and maintain a sustainable lifestyle. […]

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What’s the Difference Between Technical Diving and Recreational Diving?

What’s the Difference Between Technical Diving and Recreational Diving?

6 October, 2017 at 12:45 am Comments are Disabled

If you’ve completed the Deep Diver course, you know a 100-foot / 30 metre dive is a rush but have you ever wondered what it’s like at 150 feet / 45 metres? This curiosity may prompt questions about technical diving, such as, what is the difference between tec diving and recreational diving? Here’s the good […]

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