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PADI Pets

PADI Pets

2 April, 2014 at 7:30 am 0 comments

Here at PADI we love all the creatures of the ocean, but we have a special place in our hearts for four-legged topside critters too! Below are some photos from PADI Staff of their furry friends. It’s a tough call, but who’s do you think is the cutest? Note from […]

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National Geographic Channel Opportunity

National Geographic Channel Opportunity

19 March, 2014 at 9:26 am 0 comments

National Geographic Channel is looking for participants to compete in a new adventure survival challenge. It’s called “Man vs Water” and the basic premise is that two strangers are stranded on a life raft together on the open ocean. The challenge is to see how long they can last. The […]

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A Short History of the Shaka

A Short History of the Shaka

16 March, 2014 at 8:00 am 0 comments

The shaka hand gesture is the symbol made by holding the hand in a loose fist and extending the thumb and pinky finger with the back of the hand facing the recipient. You have most likely seen this gesture being flashed by surfers and Hawaiian natives, but do you know […]

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Google Street View: Sydney Harbour and surroundings

Google Street View: Sydney Harbour and surroundings

6 March, 2014 at 8:17 pm 0 comments

As one of the most popular and cosmopolitan cities in the world, Sydney is a lively, exciting and beautiful place to be. With the Sydney Harbour Bridge and Opera House in the background, a boat ride out on Sydney Harbour, particularly on a warm summer’s day, can make for a […]

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Get ready for the 2014 dive season

Get ready for the 2014 dive season

2 March, 2014 at 1:30 am 0 comments

The 2014 dive season is underway and if you aren’t ready to grab your dive bag and head off for your next exotic location, what are you waiting for?  Before you strap on your gear, be sure that you are completely prepared for another season of underwater adventures.  It takes […]

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Sun, sand and sharks: Dive the Maldives

Sun, sand and sharks: Dive the Maldives

28 February, 2014 at 1:20 am 0 comments

This small island nation off the southern tip of Sri Lanka is quickly becoming one of the premier dive destinations in the world. The warm waters of the Indian Ocean, vibrant coral reefs, and lively marine life keep divers coming back for more. Whether you want scuba diving to be […]

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