Diving

10 Tips for Easy Equalizing

10 Tips for Easy Equalizing

29 April, 2015 at 7:27 am Comments are Disabled

Featured from DAN (Divers Alert Network) Middle-ear equalization is a basic, required diver skill that enables the equalization of the pressure in the sinuses and middle-ear spaces with ambient pressure. Here are 10 tips for easy equalizing: 1. Listen for the “pop” Before you even board the boat, make sure that […]

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History of the Safety Stop

History of the Safety Stop

27 April, 2015 at 6:00 am Comments are Disabled

Today, safety stops are a common practice. Every diver knows that before ascending, one should stop at 5 metres / 15 feet for three minutes to help off-gas the nitrogen absorbed while diving. The safety stop not only slows the release of nitrogen, which reduces the risk of decompression sickness, […]

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Inspire your old buddies to join you on your next dive trip

Inspire your old buddies to join you on your next dive trip

27 April, 2015 at 3:00 am Comments are Disabled

If you’ve already experienced the beauty of the underwater world, it would be no surprise if you were itching to get back into the water. But many divers find themselves holding back from planning their next dive adventure because they simply have no-one to dive with! You may know many […]

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Advice to New Scuba Divers from a PADI Instructor – Part 1

Advice to New Scuba Divers from a PADI Instructor – Part 1

26 April, 2015 at 10:00 am Comments are Disabled

So, you recently learned to dive. Congratulations and welcome to the scuba community! During your Open Water Diver Course, you became well versed in scuba diving basics. As a newly certified diver, you have a lot to remember. With that in mind, we came up with this list of PADI Instructor […]

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PADI App Now Available in Multiple Languages!

PADI App Now Available in Multiple Languages!

24 April, 2015 at 7:58 am Comments are Disabled

The PADI App is the ultimate mobile hub for PADI divers, bringing a number of useful scuba tools to your fingertips whenever and wherever you may be travelling. Now, we are excited to announce that with the latest update release, the PADI App is now available to download free of […]

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Top Diving Sites in Vietnam

Top Diving Sites in Vietnam

23 April, 2015 at 7:28 pm Comments are Disabled

Vietnam is truly a paradise for divers and non-divers alike. Vietnam has an incredibly rich culture, delicious national dishes, friendly locals and unmatched natural beauty. Diving in Vietnam is possible all year round, although the main diving season is March through to October. Divers in Vietnam can expect to see […]

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