Travel

Where to Dive in Thailand (According to the Pros)

Where to Dive in Thailand (According to the Pros)

9 March, 2016 at 11:10 am Comments are Disabled

Seven years ago, I traveled to Koh Tao to get my PADI Open Water certification, the first step in a long road – er, swim? – that led to me becoming PADI’s newest AmbassaDiver. While I can now rattle off more than a dozen countries I’ve been lucky enough to […]

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New Vacation Spotlight for Singapore

New Vacation Spotlight for Singapore

28 February, 2016 at 10:02 pm Comments are Disabled

PADI is excited to announce the launch of our newest Vacation Spotlight – Singapore! Singapore, an international melting pot of five million people, is known as a hub for shopping, hotels, restaurants and international business. But amid all the distractions, there are great diving experiences to be enjoyed in locations […]

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5 Reasons to Make St. Lucia Your Next Dive Destination

5 Reasons to Make St. Lucia Your Next Dive Destination

15 February, 2016 at 2:41 pm Comments are Disabled

Imagine volcanic mountains surrounded by miles of unspoiled rainforest, white sandy beaches, and jade water. Feel the tropical breeze of the trade winds, the warm Caribbean water, and experience diving at its finest. Ah, St. Lucia. [Insert dreamy sigh here]. Still with us? If you haven’t already packed and started […]

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4 Romantic Dive Destinations

4 Romantic Dive Destinations

9 February, 2016 at 10:42 am Comments are Disabled

Whether you’re planning a honeymoon or a very elaborate first date, a diving getaway can be an incredibly romantic way to spend time with the one you love. Lucky for you, some of the world’s top scuba destinations are also beautiful, tropical, low-stress areas. Here are a few destinations to […]

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From Thilas to Kandus: Scuba Diving in the Maldives

From Thilas to Kandus: Scuba Diving in the Maldives

19 January, 2016 at 2:24 am Comments are Disabled

With 20 atolls and around 1,200 islands the Maldives are, without doubt, one of the finest dive sites that our Blue Planet has to offer. Almost every diver dreams about visiting this stunning archipelago at least once in their lifetime. The azure blue lagoons surrounding the islands of the Maldives […]

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Submerged Art: 5 Underwater Sculptures

Submerged Art: 5 Underwater Sculptures

11 January, 2016 at 2:57 pm Comments are Disabled

There’s never a shortage of incredible things to view when scuba diving, whether it’s some of the world’s most magnificent marine creatures, the remnants of historic sunken ships or even underwater sculptures. Around the globe, there are underwater statuaries and submerged sculpture gardens that you can swim around and explore. […]

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