Diving

8 Scuba Accessories Divers Can’t Live Without

8 Scuba Accessories Divers Can’t Live Without

27 February, 2016 at 1:00 am Comments are Disabled

“The only thing that separates us from the animals is our ability to accessorize” – Clairee Belcher When it comes to dive equipment, your tank and regulator give you air, your mask helps you see, and your fins help you move. They are all essential pieces of equipment for diving. Scuba accessories […]

Read more ›
Family Ties: A My PADI Story

Family Ties: A My PADI Story

25 February, 2016 at 10:13 am Comments are Disabled

Words and photos by Rainer Jenss, PADI Open Water Diver and President & Founder of Family Travel Association. My wife and I became PADI certified in the summer of 1993, right before our wedding day.  Why?  Because we wanted to go scuba diving during our honeymoon, which took us to […]

Read more ›
Meet PADI’s Latest AmbassaDiver Alexandra Baackes

Meet PADI’s Latest AmbassaDiver Alexandra Baackes

16 February, 2016 at 9:24 am Comments are Disabled

Alex is a PADI diver, world traveler, writer, underwater videographer and all-around adventure seeker. You can follow her travels on her site Alex in Wanderland. Stay tuned for future posts on our blog where Alex will be sharing more dive adventures as PADI’s newest AmbassaDiver™. Greetings, fellow dive enthusiasts! My name […]

Read more ›
The Journey to Becoming a PADI Instructor, Part 4

The Journey to Becoming a PADI Instructor, Part 4

12 February, 2016 at 8:00 am Comments are Disabled

“My world changed the minute I decided to become a PADI Open Water Diver. Little did I know that I would one day I would be traveling and diving around the world for a living. My PADI allows me to follow my passion.” – Nadia Aly In the conclusion of […]

Read more ›
Museo Atlantico: Spain’s Newest Underwater Museum

Museo Atlantico: Spain’s Newest Underwater Museum

11 February, 2016 at 1:28 pm Comments are Disabled

All works and photographs courtesy of Jason deClaires Taylor  Jason deCaires Taylor installs the first phase of sculptures in Museo Atlantico, the first underwater contemporary art museum in Europe and the Atlantic Ocean. Situated in clear blue waters off the coast of Lanzarote, Spain. The unique, permanent installation is constructed 14m beneath the […]

Read more ›
5 Reasons to Dive with Your Significant Other

5 Reasons to Dive with Your Significant Other

11 February, 2016 at 8:00 am Comments are Disabled

One of the best parts about diving is sharing the experience with others. While most of us make friends through diving, some of us are lucky enough to find a significant other who also loves scuba. For those of you who believe your partner looks their best in a wetsuit, here are […]

Read more ›