Post Tagged with: "bucketlist"

9 Reasons to Be Obsessed with Orcas

9 Reasons to Be Obsessed with Orcas

28 September, 2017 at 1:41 pm Comments are Disabled

Orcas, also known as killer whales and blackfish, are the largest member of the dolphin family and one of the world’s shrewdest predators. Killer whales are not, in fact, whales; but they occasionally attack whales and also great white sharks.   Basic facts about orcas: A male orca can grow […]

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Diving in Raja Ampat with PADI AmbassaDiver Jennifer Idol

Diving in Raja Ampat with PADI AmbassaDiver Jennifer Idol

15 June, 2017 at 7:06 am Comments are Disabled

Written by PADI AmbassaDiver Jennifer Idol. Being a diver is more than going underwater to view coral reefs and colorful fish. It also means being a part of a larger family. Whether we’re inspired to learn how to dive because we are called to the water or we’re invited by […]

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Close Focus: The Story Behind the Image

Close Focus: The Story Behind the Image

29 May, 2017 at 5:02 am Comments are Disabled

Written by Alex Mustard “The old photographic adage that the most important piece of equipment is the nut that holds the camera is particularly true underwater. Not only are you the photographer, you are also the tripod, transport and hide. This places sizeable demands on your diving abilities. Probably the […]

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Top Scuba Diving Destinations: Marine Sanctuaries & Hope Spots

Top Scuba Diving Destinations: Marine Sanctuaries & Hope Spots

12 April, 2017 at 5:05 am Comments are Disabled

When planning your next dive trip, set a course for a marine sanctuary or Hope Spot. These ecologically-diverse areas are known for unusual critters, animal migrations, or other features that warrant special protection. By visiting these areas, you’re investing in both local conservation efforts and exceptional diving memories. Marine Sanctuaries […]

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Top 5 Winter Diving Hotspots

Top 5 Winter Diving Hotspots

12 January, 2017 at 12:37 am Comments are Disabled

While warm-water divers pack up their kit and hibernate for the winter, dry suit-certified divers enjoy great diving and fewer crowds. Here are five destinations for your (insulated) bucket list. White Sea Regarded as one of the top diving destinations in the world, The White Sea in Russia offers equal […]

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The Southern Tip of Africa: A Pelagic Paradise

The Southern Tip of Africa: A Pelagic Paradise

30 November, 2016 at 10:39 pm Comments are Disabled

Scuba diving around the southern tip of the African continent is not for the faint hearted. The waters here are teeming with fish, and although this means the great hunters of the underwater world are omnipresent, the diving conditions can be challenging with strong currents and visibility varying widely between […]

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