Beginning in May 2005, PADI Diving Society members can earn free gifts from PADI by taking the Specialty of the Month. We're kicking things off with PADI's most popular specialty course - Enriched Air Diver. Complete your Enriched Air Specialty course in May, and PADI will send you an exclusive PADI "Get Tanked" T-shirt. For more information, contact your local PADI Dive Center or Resort or click here.
Free PADI T-shirt with Enriched Air Diver Specialty in May
by Megan Denny
Following the success of the inaugural Utila Dive Festival on August 2012, the dive operators of Utila in the Bay Islands of Honduras are organizing the 2nd Utila Dive Festival, promoting Utila as a destination for scuba diving activities and training as well as the islands lifestyle and culture.
Riviera Maya is one of Mexico’s most desired destinations for scuba divers and snorkelers. Not only does the destination boast the Great Mesoamerican Reef, the world’s second largest coral barrier reef, and one of the world’s largest systems of cenotes, but the diving experts in the region are committed to catering to all levels of diving experience to ensure all visitors to the Riviera Maya can partake in the sport.
Riviera Maya (Mexico) is probably one of the most popular tourist destinations on earth. Parallel to the coast you find the Mesoamerican Reef — the largest in the Northern Hemisphere and after the Great Barrier Reef in Australia the longest of the planet. With the Island of Cozumel a stone’s throw away, you can understand what a great scuba diving destination Riviera Maya is! Here you have 10 reasons to consider Riviera Maya for your next dive adventures!
We told you to act fast! There are only a few spots left on PADI Diving Society’s infamous Total Submersion event 9 – 16 June 2012. Society members are counting down the days until they are back in Grand Cayman and enjoying the usual tomfoolery that Total Submersion offers - so what are you waiting for?Packages include*:• Roundtrip on-island transfers • Seven nights accommodations - Sunset House • Four days of two-tank boat diving - Sunset Divers
September and October are the months when coral spawning is expected each year on Bonaire. Coral spawning, or the cultivation of the corals, is something unique and a "must-see" for every diver. This spectacular event takes place on Bonaire when several coral species (but also other organisms) release secretions into the water column at the same time under the influence of environmental circumstances such as water temperature and a very special position of the moon.
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It's always surprising to me just how many cool dives there are right in my own backyard of Central Florida.
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A PADI Master Scuba Diver is never deterred by cloudy weather or cold water. Like a true creature of the sea, the Master Scuba Diver simply adapts to the conditions; and for many, a dry suit is the way to experience cold water diving.