Diving

Where are you diving? Top dive sites on ScubaEarth

Where are you diving? Top dive sites on ScubaEarth

25 June, 2013 at 10:29 pm 0 comments

With so many great diving locations all over the world, how do you narrow them down to a shortlist of top diving spots? This week we looked at some of the top dive sites on ScubaEarth to reveal where PADI divers are diving. Casino Point, located on Catalina Island, California, […]

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Mountain River diving in the Verzasca

Mountain River diving in the Verzasca

23 June, 2013 at 2:14 am 0 comments

Tucked away on the other side of some formidable mountain passes (still closed in June this year due to snow) and long road tunnels sits the Italian part of Switzerland – The canton of  Ticino. The change from one side of the mountains to the other can be drastic, not just from […]

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Scuba Diving Essentials: Save-a-Dive Kit

Scuba Diving Essentials: Save-a-Dive Kit

20 June, 2013 at 7:32 am 0 comments

It’s not if but when you’ll rely on the contents of your save-a-dive kit: the zipper on your dry suit won’t budge, your buddy forgets his/her mask, an o-ring blows. If you’re not prepared, you’re not diving. Don’t wait to learn the hard way: use our list below to start […]

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Become a Better Dive Buddy, Become a PADI Rescue Diver

Become a Better Dive Buddy, Become a PADI Rescue Diver

18 June, 2013 at 1:46 pm 0 comments

Who would you rather have as a buddy? An Open Water Diver or a PADI Rescue Diver? Scuba diving is the gateway to a lifetime of exciting adventures, and by continuing your training through PADI’s Rescue Diver course you can experience greater confidence and comfort when diving. Whether you’re a […]

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Tips for Purchasing Your First Underwater Camera

Tips for Purchasing Your First Underwater Camera

10 June, 2013 at 6:04 am 0 comments

One of the questions we hear frequently is, “I want to try taking photos underwater, what kind of camera should I get?” The underwater world is an amazing place, and hard to describe in words alone. With the right camera, training and experience, you can capture images of your scuba […]

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World Record: Scuba Diving in 100+ Countries

World Record: Scuba Diving in 100+ Countries

9 June, 2013 at 6:21 am 0 comments

For most people, diving in a dozen countries is a feat worth bragging about. But what if you hit the 100-country mark? Furthermore, what if you claimed the World Record for scuba diving in the most countries? PADI Pro Karin Sinniger dove her way right into the record books in […]

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