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Mon, 05 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400Many diving institutions exist. To name a few - PADI, SSI, TDI, NAUI. Whichever qualification you decide to gain, they are all just brands to help you take your very first step to explore the wonderful marine life. All diving institutions basically teach the same methods in scuba diving. One of the basic qualifications available is the Open Water Course. This qualification gives you your license to dive anywhere in the world, whether it be in the shallow waters at 5 meters such as where divers do macro diving off the island of Mabul, a popular dive spot near world famous Sipadan Island, or at depths of 18 meters.
Mon, 05 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400MV Celebes Explorer is the only liveaboard diving around Sipadan Island area. Celebes Explorer Liveaboard provides diving around Sipadan, Mabul, Kapalai and Si Amil islands. A week cruise with Sipadan Liveaboard will have 4 full days of diving (4-5 dives subject to weather condition) in Sipadan, which is well known for its pelagic and turtles.
Mon, 05 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400Sipadan Island is located on the east coast of Malaysian Borneo and is the center of the richest marine habitats in the world. The island of Sipadan is covered with rain forests. So besides enjoying the underwater world, one can also enjoy the natural beauty on land.
Mon, 05 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400Do you want to know more about Sipadan Diving Centre? Those who love to explore the world and the different things it has to offer know that there is a vast world beyond what we see. Sometimes it exists in the form of the caves that take us through their spiraling ways and make us discover the depths beneath the surface. For those of us who love exploring the oceans, scuba diving is a medium through which we can get close to the marine life and learn more about it by becoming a part of it for some time.
Wed, 01 Jun 2011 00:00:00 -0400Every year, thousands of tourists from various parts of the world come to dive in Mexico. It is one of the celebrated diving locations in the world. The turquoise colored water, the lagoons and the underground rivers made Mexico the destination for a number of people, who love diving. Fun lies in discovering the ruins of the ships, sprawled across the coastline of Mexican gulf.
Sun, 01 May 2011 00:00:00 -0400Liveaboard diving, more commonly known in the tradeas a diving safari, is becoming more and more well-liked, because up until recently they have been very costly, but due to the shrink in financial system, the diving trade has dipped dramatically and thereon cheap deals for diving holidays which are usually all inclusive have been introduced in an effort to draw existing customers and potential customers too.
Tue, 08 Mar 2011 00:00:00 -0500Cairn's Dive courses offers a Professional Association of Diving Instructors (PADI) advanced course that held simultaneously with their two night, three day two dive trips. During the trip, you'll be able to participate in as many as eleven dives. You'll participate in the five day learn to dive course and also participate in five training dives that are required to complete your PADI Advanced Certification. The best place to learn to dive is Australia's Great Barrier Reef. If you are considering the five day open water diving course certified by PADI this is the best way to do it. The adventure of staying out on the reef for two nights and three days while learning to dive on their premium vessels is very unique.
Wed, 19 May 2010 00:00:00 -0400Scuba diving is an enjoyable sport that will take you into a beautiful world of freedom. It is a healthy sport that not only requires one to be in good fitness , it also requires a clear, mind.
Tue, 11 May 2010 00:00:00 -0400The origin of creativity to obtain this adventure can differ from your say your friends` photos from Bahamas and also a TV channel about diving scuba, but any of them might give you a solid motivation desire to explore the sport of diving scuba. One mandatory thing is for sure to get the right training and choose the right courses, classes and instructors can be found in many parts of the world, they all are providing their services and assist with everyone to promote the modern world of the scuba diver.
Wed, 31 Mar 2010 00:00:00 -0400Very soon the cold winter will be over and spring will be knocking on your door. Spring is the time for travelling, for thinking about where to go on your vacations. Have you for example decided where you would like to go yet? What have you considered this year, decisions have to be made? For instance, diving holidays can be an exciting adventure.
Wed, 17 Mar 2010 00:00:00 -0400Scuba diving is practised across the world so you should be able to enjoy a spot of diving almost regardless as to where you may be on holiday. It is vital to ensure that you have taken a recognised course before you leave as most reputable sites will not allow you to dive without first confirming that you are suitably qualified.
Wed, 17 Mar 2010 00:00:00 -0400Scuba diving provides you with access to a spectacular underwater world. Scuba diving has numerous benefits, for many it is a relaxing experience, detaching you from the rest of the world. Others take pleasure in viewing beautiful reefs and exciting underwater creatures.
Wed, 10 Mar 2010 00:00:00 -0500Scuba diving is one of the greatest underwater adventures you can ever experience. This ever growing sport requires specialist training and equipment, such as breathing apparatus along with a good knowledge of what and how to do it. The word scuba itself is derived from the underwater breathing apparatus, as a generality there are two types of scuba diving, being that of professional diving and that of recreational diving. Usually recreational scuba diving is performed in open waters near reefs and coral plantations. It is obviously far more pleasurable to perform this diving in the clear tropical waters around the planet.
Thu, 25 Feb 2010 00:00:00 -0500In today's world, people are now tapping one of the most valuable natural resources on the planet today in the ocean: Oil. Although you will see offshore oil rigs equipped with huge cranes, helicopters, boats, and other state-of-the-art equipments, there will always be people who will always be needed in operations like this. These people are deep sea divers or most commonly referred to as commercial divers. In this industry, deep sea diving is very much needed.
Thu, 25 Feb 2010 00:00:00 -0500If you think that scuba diving is all about attaching an oxygen tank to your back and breathing through it with the use of a regulator, then you are wrong. There's a lot more to scuba diving than that. In fact, pure oxygen is never used in scuba diving, especially on deep sea diving.
Thu, 25 Feb 2010 00:00:00 -0500Whenever people hear the words scuba diving, they will often think about tourists on some exotic tropical country having a lot of fun exploring the underwater world. However, you have to consider the fact that scuba diving is not just a recreational activity. In fact, in deep sea diving or commercial diving, you will see that there are a lot of career opportunities that one can enter.
Thu, 25 Feb 2010 00:00:00 -0500The underwater world is a unique place where there is a lot of colorful marine life to be seen. If you've seen documentaries about the marine world, then you know how beautiful it is. From the different species of marine life to the lush and colorful coral reefs, you will definitely enjoy visiting it. If you want to know more about the underwater world, then you might want to experience the thrill and excitement that deep sea diving has to offer.
Thu, 25 Feb 2010 00:00:00 -0500Deep sea diving or commercial diving is a profession that is not for all people. In this profession, you should be in a good physical condition, and you also need to have a sharp mind. Being a commercial diver is not just about knowing how to weld pipes underwater as well as handle explosives, but there are a lot more specialty courses that you can concentrate on in commercial diving.
Thu, 25 Feb 2010 00:00:00 -0500Have you ever considered a unique career? If you have, then you may have a lot of types of careers in your mind that you can think of. If you love scuba diving, then you may ask yourself what kind of career that can point you to scuba diving aside from being a dive master or a scuba diving instructor. Aside from being able to explore the ocean, you will see that there is a career that you can get from deep sea diving.
Thu, 25 Feb 2010 00:00:00 -0500If you love to go scuba diving but you're tired of diving in the usual places, then you might want to go for something more adventurous. Deep sea diving. Deep sea diving is considered to be the best form of scuba diving there is. Whether you are a recreational diver or you want to start a career in scuba diving, deep sea diving can be a challenging branch of exploring the underwater world.
Tue, 23 Feb 2010 00:00:00 -0500Most people that are laid back are those who gets satisfaction in life by simply having a job, family, and simple thrills. However, there are also those who want to make the most out of life. These people are naturally adventurous and want to try out everything that the world can offer. These people try extreme sports, such as skydiving and they also find great thrill in scuba diving. If you are such a person, then you will find that deep sea diving can offer you the thrill, adventure and excitement that you have been looking for.
Sun, 21 Feb 2010 00:00:00 -0500Millions of Americans schedule a Mexico vacation. If you are interested in scheduling a vacation in Mexico, or you already have, you may be wondering what you can do while on vacation. In Mexico, there are an unlimited number of activities that you may find exciting. One of those activities may include scuba diving.
Fri, 19 Feb 2010 00:00:00 -0500Many people dream of scuba diving on their exotic vacations, but are afraid that if they learn to dive, they will end up wasting a lot of their vacation time and money on one activity. The truth is, there are diving courses and schools all over the world, and it is possible to begin your learn to dive course in your native country and to complete it while you are on vacation. Or better yet, you can learn to dive before you go on vacation and earn a diving passport that will enable you to scuba dive anywhere in the world. So before you go on vacation, look into your options carefully if you want to learn to dive.
Fri, 19 Feb 2010 00:00:00 -0500Air is a mixture of primarily two gases, approximately 21 per cent oxygen and 79 per cent nitrogen. Nitrogen is the culprit in causing decompression sickness, more commonly know as the "bends". This fact will be important as we discuss enriched air advantages. Enriched air is the result of adding oxygen to air, raising the level of oxygen in the mixture to between 22 per cent and 99 per cent. However, for recreational purposes enriched air blends range from 22 per cent to 40 per cent oxygen. Nitrox is often referred to as "enriched air"; however there is a difference between the two. Nitrox refers to any nitrogen-oxygen mixture, while enriched air is air that has some oxygen added.
Wed, 17 Feb 2010 00:00:00 -0500The tropical Indonesian island of Bali is still attracts millions of tourists every year. Tourists on vacations to Bali are attracted by the mystique, charms and allure of the predominantly traditional Hindu culture, spectacular tropical jungles, mountains and beautiful beaches. Many tourists especially from nearby Australia and Singapore travel to Bali for scuba Diving. The islands in Bali are well known for its excellent scuba diving locations.