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  • 4 Romantic Dive Destinations

    4 Romantic Dive Destinations

    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 […]

  • 5 Mistakes Divers Make: And How to Avoid Them (Divers Alert Network)

    5 Mistakes Divers Make: And How to Avoid Them (Divers Alert Network)

    We all strive to be the best divers we can be. But, let’s face it, we’re not perfect! There are certain mistakes every diver can make. The good news is that with a little knowledge and practice, they can be avoided. Check out this great guide to becoming a safer […]

  • PADI Through the Decades: The 1960s

    PADI Through the Decades: The 1960s

    2016 marks an exciting year for PADI— our 50th Anniversary! Back in 1966, two passionate divers created the Professional Association of Diving Instructors, hoping to revolutionize the diving industry. Fifty years later, it’s clear that PADI has become a worldwide leader in dive training. As we reflect on our history, […]

  • The Journey to Becoming a PADI Instructor, Part 1

    The Journey to Becoming a PADI Instructor, Part 1

    In part one of this four part video series, follow along with PADI diver Nadia Aly as she travels to South Africa to complete her IDC (Instructor Development Course) and become a PADI Instructor. “Everyone I’ve talked to who’s done their IDC loved it, thought it was an amazing experience, […]

  • 5 Facts About the Sea Bunny Slug

    5 Facts About the Sea Bunny Slug

    Have you seen this sea creature before? Long before the sea bunny became quite the viral video sensation, these unique nudibranchs, named Jorunna parva, have been hippity-hopping around the waters of the Indo-Pacific Ocean. Let’s learn a little about these seemingly “furry” friends. That’s No Fur Coat First of all, that white fur coat […]