Danielle Schofield


Marketing Coordinator - PADI Europe, Middle East and Africa

Recent blog posts written by Danielle Schofield

7 Shore Dives for PADI Open Water Divers

7 Shore Dives for PADI Open Water Divers

18 December, 2014 at 1:55 pm 0 comments

If you like the idea of stepping into the ocean at your own pace, then shore diving is a great place to start. There’s no dive boat required, no need to follow the schedule of a large group of divers and no need to find your sea legs. Shore diving […]

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10 More Fascinating Facts about the Majestic Sea Turtle

10 More Fascinating Facts about the Majestic Sea Turtle

4 December, 2014 at 3:10 am 0 comments

Oceans and lakes are home to many amazing animals, but few underwater creatures are as majestic or awe-inspiring as the ancient turtle. Not surprisingly, turtles are pretty popular among scuba divers, who often seek out dive sites where they’ll be likely to encounter one. So, we’ve compiled a list of […]

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Celebrate #GivingTuesday – Give Back to the Ocean you Love

Celebrate #GivingTuesday – Give Back to the Ocean you Love

2 December, 2014 at 3:16 am 0 comments

PADI is giving back to the ocean in celebration of #GivingTuesday – an international day to bring people together with a common purpose: to celebrate generosity and give thanks. To mark the beginning of the holiday season PADI will match all donations to Project AWARE up to $25,000 before 31st December. […]

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6 Tips for Staying Sane on the Surface

6 Tips for Staying Sane on the Surface

30 November, 2014 at 12:15 am 0 comments

After your most recent dive trip has come to an end, you may find yourself at a loss for what to do with yourself. You’re most at home in the comfort of the water, so when you have to head back to the real world (the surface) – and stay […]

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The Ocean: 6 Different Perspectives

The Ocean: 6 Different Perspectives

29 November, 2014 at 12:09 pm 0 comments

As a scuba diver, you see the ocean from a different perspective than many others. You see the ocean as a big blue wonderland – something to be explored, taken care of and appreciated. But even experienced scuba divers haven’t seen it all – here are six unusual views of […]

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What’s in a name? 11 Sea Creatures that Look Exactly How They Sound

What’s in a name? 11 Sea Creatures that Look Exactly How They Sound

25 November, 2014 at 3:04 am 0 comments

Have you ever wondered why we call a shark a “shark” or a turtle a “turtle?” While some animals seem to have a random name, the following 11 sea creatures were obviously named after their appearance. Read on to learn fun facts about these fascinating sea creatures: Jellyfish These soft-bodied […]

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