Diving

Palau: A scuba diver’s wonderland

Palau: A scuba diver’s wonderland

23 April, 2014 at 5:09 pm 0 comments

Named one of the “Seven Underwater Wonders of the World,” Palau is a scuba diver’s wonderland. The island is filled with incredible sights, diverse marine life, WWII wrecks, caverns and even cleaning stations, so every type of diver has something to enjoy. Palau offers a number of awesome dive sites […]

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It’s Fishnado!

It’s Fishnado!

22 April, 2014 at 4:43 pm 0 comments

The spectacular natural phenomenon that is known as a “fish tornado” may sound like an impending disaster, but this amazing gathering of fish is completely harmless. As schools of fish gather together to create a cyclone shape, swimming around and around, they begin their courting rituals. In this underwater version […]

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We Asked PADI Staff: What Do You Remember Most About Your First Scuba Dive?

We Asked PADI Staff: What Do You Remember Most About Your First Scuba Dive?

21 April, 2014 at 9:43 am 0 comments

Brigit Jager – PADI Training Consultant (Asia-Pacific) Wow… I really can see and breathe underwater, amazing! How beautiful, how totally mesmerizing, awesome, I want more of this!! [Also: should have done this years ago] LeRoy Wickham – Southwest and Central U.S. Regional Manager What do I remember most? How bloody […]

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ScubaEarth New Featured Destinations: East Timor, Germany and Oman

ScubaEarth New Featured Destinations: East Timor, Germany and Oman

17 April, 2014 at 4:01 pm 0 comments

If you’re looking for ideas for your next dive trip then our list of ScubaEarth’s Featured Destinations for April is a great place to get inspired. Click on the title of any destination to get top tips on dive sites, marine life and diver reviews. Germany This cold water destination […]

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Dive into the pristine waters of Sri Lanka

Dive into the pristine waters of Sri Lanka

16 April, 2014 at 3:30 pm 0 comments

Situated off the southern tip of India, this island nation is one of the most beautiful destinations in South Asia. With beautiful Indian Ocean waters, a rich Buddhist history and a tropical climate, this biodiversity hotspot is a must-see travel destination. Although the country may be small in size, it […]

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PADI Underwater Model Hernan Bermejo

PADI Underwater Model Hernan Bermejo

15 April, 2014 at 4:56 pm 0 comments

Hernan Bermejo is a familiar face to any PADI Diver who’s taken a course in the past few years. He appears in the new Open Water Diver materials and on the cover of our Scuba Tune-Up manual – among other places. We asked Hernan to tell us a little bit […]

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