Have you ever had this feeling during a dive of something going really good and suddenly it took a turn for the worse? We all hope for that perfect dive when we hop in the water, but as most of us know, there is a wide array of problems that can arise during diving. These can range from a broken fin strap, to low visibility, or maybe ear problems. Knowing this, it is important to be equipped to handle these problems, so you can still have fun and most importantly be safe. Continue reading
The truth is that nowadays there are few sports that manage the human-nature relation as scuba diving does. One of the most important things is that scuba diving can change the live of that one who is involved with it, so maybe is because of this that in this recent years there are more and more people who wants to be part of the diving family.
Years ago, diving was so difficult because the high price of the gear and the arduous work to find a good dive centre where be teached. But fortunately, nowadays thaks to the growing this sector has experienced, a lot of people have found an alternative to those typical sports that people used to play. In this edge, scuba diving is a sport that also children and adults can play without any fear and it has begun one of the most relevant adventure sports all over the world.
Scuba divers are the most important information providers of what is hiding in the deeps of the oceans, lakes or seas. They have shown us that the world is so far to be just what we can see in land, they provide us the most incredible and beautiful pictures of underseas, they also share their experiences and recommendations and they are those who have discovered almost the 70% of the earth.
For all of this we thank you divers your effort and responsibility with the seas. Because you were brave enough to start an adventure that is far to finish, because you experience the emotion of helping the subacuatic world!
Congrats to you DIVER, and if you are not a diver yet, be fearless to start you own adventure!!!
Are you on a family holiday and you want to spend some time blowing bubbles? We can give you some advice about how to plan your family holiday and your next adventure. Some families are made up of divers and non-divers and sometimes this causes some issues for the people who have to wait longer than anticipated because a dive can last longer than expected. Here are some tips to avoid holiday frustrations.
Marine life has been a big part of social media. We see post of organizations focusing on marine protection, saving sharks or trying to educate the world not to go to parks like Sea World. To us divers this is a natural given, but you will be surprised how many non-divers have the slightest idea what is going on with our oceans and its inhabitants. like so Mr Ronnie King Continue reading
Diving is a vacation for most people. I am mean, working in the dive industry is basically a vacation as well, am I right instructors? Here in Costa Rica we are located in one of the favorite travel destinations which, lucky for us is growing into a dive destination as well. Costa Rica has so much to offer tourists, with its beautiful nature and inland activities, that diving sometimes becomes a second option. However, slowly divers are coming to our beautiful country just to dive! Continue reading
Going Pro and taking the next step on the PADI ladder is a dream for many. Now it so happens that the dive industry gives many opportunities to grow, even if you do not have piles of cash. There are many types of internships available. Now this does not mean you get your Divemaster for free, it means you work for reaching that goal. Some people are against it and say it is just cheap labor, but in my opinion interns can become great dive masters. If you’re interested in doing an internship, make sure you do some research, don’t end up at a shop where you just log tanks around and party every night. Take this step serious. Continue reading
Yesterday I noticed a disturbing photo on Facebook and judging by the comments I believe these people had no clue what they had done. Other people were commenting on how cool this was as well, so I am going to try and explain the behavior of a puffer fish blowing up. Continue reading