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Top Tips for Dive Travel

Scuba diving and travel go together hand in hand. Dive travel can see you going to places that you never would have dreamed of visiting, and I think it is fair to say that one of the best parts of scuba diving holidays (aside from the diving, obviously) is the sense of adventure that you feel […]

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Becoming a Divemaster

If you are dreaming of living on tropical beaches and spending your days in the sun and sea, or you are deeply interested in the natural world and want to spend your days passively observing nature then maybe you should become a Divemaster. Becoming a Divemaster is actually much easier than most people think, just […]

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Diving in British Columbia

Although there is technically just one ocean on this planet, it encompasses almost infinitely different ecosystems and abiotic conditions. It’s a big, crazy world out there, and not just over hard land. Different areas of the ocean have different histories, different “cultures” composed of different characters, and different factors to deal with in everyday life. […]

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New Discovery! The Amazon Reef

There’s a saying among marine scientists: that we know more about the surface of the moon than we do about Earth’s own ocean. That was proven true again this April when a team of oceanographers announced the presence of a gigantic reef system at the mouth of the Amazon river. A reef covering 3,600 square […]

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Diving the Andamans Vs Thailand

The Andaman and Nicobar Archipelago consists of over 500 islands and Thailand has a few hundred. Despite the crazy variety one can find in each of these places, many divers, in choosing between The Andamans and Thailand, are confused as to their final destination. With fabulous beaches, different activities to do and wonderful locals, narrowing […]

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Komodo: Dragons and Mantas

The dive options in the Republic of Indonesia are endless. The country consists of 17,500 islands, harbouring awe inspiring tropical beauty and endless biodiversity above and underwater. With such a wealth of dive options, I found myself overwhelmed with making a decision on where I should venture for my next dive vacation. Upon further research, […]

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Bunaken Marine Park, Indonesia

Among the highlights of diving in Indonesia is Bunaken National Marine Park. Located near to the 400,000 strong city of Manado, on the tip of northern Sulawesi, Bunaken Marine Park offers divers and snorkelers the chance to witness some of the highest levels of biodiversity in the world. Roughly 20,000 people inhabit the park and […]

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The Galapagos Islands

Some 900 km west of the Ecuador mainland in the open Pacific Ocean is the island chain that forever changed our understanding of where we came from. The Galapagos Islands are considered by many to be the ultimate destination for nature lovers due to the vast number of endemic species recorded there. Although many places […]

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