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Difference Between Freediving and Snorkeling

Difference Between Freediving and Snorkeling

29 March, 2017 at 5:07 am Comments are Disabled

Written by Sophie Gaze I caught the freediving bug, without knowing it, when I was a newly certified PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor working in Hawaii. One of my salty-dog coworkers told me that once I had mastered the recreational world of scuba, the next phase would be to “lose […]

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From Snorkeling to Getting Scuba Certified: What You Need to Know

From Snorkeling to Getting Scuba Certified: What You Need to Know

25 January, 2017 at 4:35 am Comments are Disabled

If you’re already a strong snorkeler, or at least comfortable with your face in the water, you’re well on your way to getting Open Water Diver certified. But it won’t be a total cakewalk. Here are the top three skills that will surprise even the most experienced snorkelers. You’ll need […]

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Exploring the Oceans From All Angles

Exploring the Oceans From All Angles

17 June, 2015 at 6:00 am Comments are Disabled

Guest Post By Contiki Vacations We all know that the ocean covers 71 percent of the Earth’s surface, but we often overlook the amazing ways the ocean makes an impact on our lives when we travel the world – how it enhances our perspective on life (and makes a stunning […]

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5 Travel Tips For Your Next Dive Trip

5 Travel Tips For Your Next Dive Trip

28 May, 2015 at 12:37 pm Comments are Disabled

As scuba divers  we are able to enjoy the best of both worlds while traveling, seeing both topside and underwater sights. You can optimize your scuba vacations by planning ahead and researching top dive sites, getting your documents organized, making sure your gear is tuned up, and more. Here are 5 […]

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Explore the Bio-Diverse Waters of the Galapagos Islands

Explore the Bio-Diverse Waters of the Galapagos Islands

19 May, 2015 at 6:00 am Comments are Disabled

Guest Post by Contiki Vacations For the past 4 years, environmental activist, explorer, and documentary filmmaker Céline Cousteau has served as Contiki’s sustainability ambassador as part of Contiki Cares, powered by The TreadRight Foundation.  Our numerous projects around the world reflect our desire to respect and protect the places we […]

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How Small Changes Make a Big Difference: Céline Cousteau Discusses Travel and Sustainability

How Small Changes Make a Big Difference: Céline Cousteau Discusses Travel and Sustainability

30 April, 2015 at 10:25 am Comments are Disabled

Guest Blog By Contiki Vacations Wanderlust takes us to distant lands or deep below the surface of the vast ocean that covers more than 70 percent of the surface of the planet. We come face-to-face with unspoiled ecosystems, experience new customs and culture, and discover a new piece of ourselves […]

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