Featured Blogs

  • Cristina Zenato – Turning Childhood Dreams Into a Career In Diving

    Cristina Zenato – Turning Childhood Dreams Into a Career In Diving

    PADI has interviewed several amazing women so far as part of the “Women in Diving” series, and one thing is certain – they all share a strong passion and sense of purpose in exploring and protecting the ocean. Cristina Zenato exemplifies this spirit, turning childhood dreams into a career in […]

  • A Brief History of the Recreational Scuba Regulator

    A Brief History of the Recreational Scuba Regulator

    The history of diving starts with pictures found on the walls of caves depicting people breathing air underwater stored in goat bladders. Diving bells, hard hat, and surface supplied air laid the foundation for the equipment recreational scuba divers use today. As the name suggests, scuba diving today wouldn’t exist […]

  • Top Scuba Diving Sites in Tonga

    Top Scuba Diving Sites in Tonga

    Made up of 176 islands, Tonga is a diver’s paradise. The warm water, beautiful tropical fish, and incredible reefs attract divers from all around the globe to its relatively untouched waters. Tonga offers visitors incredible experiences both in and out of the water. Fall in love with this stunning country, […]

  • Why the Wolf Eel is the “Shrek” of the Sea

    Why the Wolf Eel is the “Shrek” of the Sea

    Once upon a time, in a land far, far away, there lived a giant, gnarly-looking creature who was strong, like The Hulk, and unattractive, like your aunt’s Christmas sweater. Many were afraid of him and assumed he was mean. Wait. Why are we talking about the animated film character Shrek […]

  • Get your PADI in El Nido

    Get your PADI in El Nido

    El Nido is a municipality at the northern tip of Palawan in the Philippines. Comprising of 45 islands and islets, El Nido has a population of 36,000. Located 230km north of Palawan’s capital, Puerto Princessa, El Nido is described as the gateway to the pristine Bacuit Archipelago. The limestone cliffs […]