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Explore Costa Rica: Volcanoes, Bull Sharks and Top Dives

Explore Costa Rica: Volcanoes, Bull Sharks and Top Dives

17 August, 2015 at 1:36 pm Comments are Disabled

No matter what adventure you crave, you’ll find it in Costa Rica — both topside and underwater. You can surf world-class waves, hike along the foothills of an active volcano, speed through the rainforest canopy on a zip line or scuba dive with bull sharks. Did we mention there’s also volcano-heated hot springs to […]

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Blue Water Series: The Dive Behind the Photo – Part 1

Blue Water Series: The Dive Behind the Photo – Part 1

14 August, 2015 at 1:00 am Comments are Disabled

Humpback Whale and Diver by David Valencia “Humpback whales arrive each winter in the waters of Baja and southern Mexico. At the isolated dive site of Roca Partida, an oceanic pinnacle of the Socorro Islands, humpback whale interactions have increased over the past few years. At the beginning of one […]

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Minimize Risks from Jet Lag

Minimize Risks from Jet Lag

10 August, 2015 at 8:07 am Comments are Disabled

Jet Lag, Melatonin and Diving – featured from DAN (Divers Alert Network) Long-distance air travel crossing several time zones in a short time causes jet lag syndrome (also called Rapid Time Zone Change Syndrome) upon arrival, because our circadian rhythm established at our origin is out of sync with the day-night […]

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Simple Tips for Preventing Seasickness (Divers Alert Network)

Simple Tips for Preventing Seasickness (Divers Alert Network)

31 July, 2015 at 9:00 am Comments are Disabled

Seasickness or Motion Sickness – featured from DAN (Divers Alert Network) Seasickness is a condition individuals may experience when on a moving platform. It involves a general feeling of illness, dizziness, nausea and vomiting. It is also called motion sickness. Passive motions disturb fluid movement within the labyrinth and affects […]

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Make a Difference in the Life of a Sea Turtle

Make a Difference in the Life of a Sea Turtle

30 July, 2015 at 9:00 am Comments are Disabled

Guest Post by Contiki Vacations Storytelling has the powerful ability to inspire change, so Contiki sought out 12 storytellers together to highlight a partnership between Costa Rica’s Sea Turtle Conservancy and Contiki Cares, powered by Treadright. The 12 storytellers were an influential group of bloggers, filmmakers, photographers and social media […]

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10 Tips for Traveling Solo on a Scuba Vacation

10 Tips for Traveling Solo on a Scuba Vacation

28 July, 2015 at 9:00 am Comments are Disabled

Featured from Sport Diver Magazine: Diving might be a buddy sport, but that doesn’t mean you always need to bring one with you. Done right, traveling alone is a great way to meet new people and have a blast underwater. Find out for yourself by following these 10 tips for solo […]

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