Diving

We Asked PADI Staff: How do you fuel up for a day of diving?

We Asked PADI Staff: How do you fuel up for a day of diving?

8 December, 2014 at 10:15 am 0 comments

We asked PADI Staff: How do you fuel up for a day of diving? Turns out we’re a group of banana fans and caffeine heads! Budd Riker – PADI Training Consultant (Americas) Espresso, string cheese and bananas. Juanita Seino – Senior PADI Customer Service Representative (Americas) Water, yogurt and bananas. […]

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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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Get your PADI on Malapascua

Get your PADI on Malapascua

30 November, 2014 at 9:23 pm 0 comments

Malapascua is one of 7,107 islands that make up the Philippines and is truly a diver’s paradise. Located 7km north of Cebu, the small island with a population of around 4,000, is easily accessible by boat from Maya Pier. The island is a quiet piece of paradise and travellers to […]

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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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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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Refresh your Scuba Skills with PADI ReActivate™

Refresh your Scuba Skills with PADI ReActivate™

21 November, 2014 at 3:02 am 0 comments

Have you found yourself out of the water for a while? No matter how rusty you feel, you can always get back into the groove and explore the depths of your favourite dive spots whilst making sure you’re staying safe and having fun. It is always better to be over-prepared […]

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