Diving

See the World with PADI During Your Gap Year

See the World with PADI During Your Gap Year

15 October, 2013 at 4:00 pm 0 comments

Traveling the world to explore new places and experience different cultures is a dream shared by people everywhere. But few are actually able to do it as the schedule of modern life (school, work, marriage, kids) often takes priority. Some people do make the time to follow that dream, however, […]

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Cold-Water Scuba Destination Favorites

Cold-Water Scuba Destination Favorites

13 October, 2013 at 10:46 am 0 comments

While tropical waters and coral reefs have their rightful place among must-visit dive spots, cold water destinations offer an amazing opportunity for divers, too. In fact, some of the world’s coolest climates have some of the most spectacular diving. Here’s what you need to know about planning your next dive […]

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Three Warm-Water Scuba Diving Destinations

Three Warm-Water Scuba Diving Destinations

11 October, 2013 at 6:00 pm 0 comments

Dreaming of your next dive trip? For many divers, warm water and easy diving are the only way to go, but how to narrow it down? Here are three diver favorites that should be on your list. Indonesia Nearly 18,000 islands hugging the equator beg to be explored by ambitious […]

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PADI instructor – A new career and endless possibilities

PADI instructor – A new career and endless possibilities

8 October, 2013 at 5:13 am 0 comments

Where are you right now?   Sitting in an office with no natural light and that annoying guy sitting next to you, or crammed in on a hot subway on the way to work with your nose way too close to someone’s armpit, or watching the rain through the windows […]

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What’s Your Scuba Diver Nickname?

What’s Your Scuba Diver Nickname?

3 October, 2013 at 4:34 pm 0 comments

Some divers are fortunate (or unfortunate) to earn a scuba nickname. For example, at one of our PADI Diving Society events, I was dubbed Little Lungs by a guy we called Wrong Boat Bob. A few minutes of Googling turned up name generators for pirates, hobbits, and even third-string hockey […]

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5 Scuba Diving Bad Habits and How to Avoid Them

5 Scuba Diving Bad Habits and How to Avoid Them

30 September, 2013 at 10:00 am 0 comments

Last September I went on a liveaboard dive trip and saw my first hammerhead shark, followed by a barracuda tornado. I also saw some classic examples of scuba diving bad habits – from experienced divers no less! Liveaboards typically attract hardcore divers, and the boat I chose was no exception. […]

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