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Interview with PADI’s First Female Course Director from the Maldives, Zoona Naseem

Interview with PADI’s First Female Course Director from the Maldives, Zoona Naseem

7 December, 2017 at 12:45 am Comments are Disabled

Zoona Naseem is only the second Maldivian to have attained the rank of PADI Course Director, and the country’s first female to do so. She is the owner of Moodhu Bulhaa Dive Centre in Villingili Island, just 10 minutes away from the capital, and is passionate about getting young people […]

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7 reasons Fulidhoo Island in the Maldives is a Dream Diving Destination

7 reasons Fulidhoo Island in the Maldives is a Dream Diving Destination

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

Written by Adele Verdier-Ali A Maldivian island that’s within easy access from the international airport, but feels remote? It seems almost impossible to find these days. But Fulidhoo Island in Vaavu Atoll is quickly garnering a reputation for being convenient yet secluded. The island is a fantastic base to explore […]

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What I’ll Never Forget About Learning to Dive

What I’ll Never Forget About Learning to Dive

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

By guest blogger, Lisa from Fjords and Beaches Learning to dive is an amazing experience, and I almost wish I could experience it again! The nervousness when trying to remember the theory of it, the shock when I realised that the gear was quite heavy (not sure what I was imagining), […]

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The Blonde Abroad Talks Scuba Diving and Dream Destinations

The Blonde Abroad Talks Scuba Diving and Dream Destinations

26 October, 2017 at 2:31 pm Comments are Disabled

  After leaving a stable career in corporate wealth management, PADI AmbassaDiver TM Kiersten Rich began a new journey called The Blonde Abroad, a solo female travel blog. Since then, she has been defining her own version of success by traveling to more countries than most do in their entire lifetimes, […]

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Ultimate Dive Sites in the Maldives

Ultimate Dive Sites in the Maldives

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

The following was originally posted on jobsinthemaldives.com If you had the power to create your own islands, sea, and country, designed specifically for diving, it may well look a lot like the Maldives. With over 1000 coral islands sitting in the temperate and nutrient-rich Indian Ocean, the dive sites in the […]

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So you think diving the Maldives is out of your budget? Think again!

So you think diving the Maldives is out of your budget? Think again!

27 August, 2016 at 12:15 am Comments are Disabled

Guest blog written by Adele Verdier-Ali There aren’t many holiday destinations that are as synonymous with luxury as the Maldives. Mention the country and you immediately evoke images of glamorous resorts on private islands catering to the world’s rich and famous. Heavenly exotic? Check. Prohibitively expensive? Double check. For most, […]

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