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Have you experienced the crystal clear cave systems of the Rivera Maya?⁠ Mayans used cenotes as their water source, but they also considered them to be the entrance to the Xibalba, “the underworld”. They believed that Mayan gods would visit the cenotes, especially Chaac (the Mayan god of rain, lightning, and thunder) and would make him offerings. Throwing into the cenote jewels, pots, clothes, and even possibly human sacrifices. Make a cenote part of your next dive trip! Book any cenote excursion (diving or snorkelling) for April, May or June and receive a massive 20% discount. Book by April 15th! Learn more and…

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In perfect timing, and in a phase where the world is getting hopeful for the arrival of a long awaited Covid vaccine, and finally travel activities around the globe are starting to increase again, Pro Dive International is welcoming PADI Course Director Leo Saldunbides, as the new leader of their prestigious IDC, GoPro & TecRec Academy. Leo, originally from Rio De Janeiro, Brazil, started freediving and scuba diving at a very young age, and has been working in the diving industry as a professional since almost 20 years. Throughout those years, Leo has been diving, teaching and working in many locations…

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The Oscars are out! The readers of Scuba Diving Magazine, one of the leading magazines in the scuba diving industry, have spoken. Pro Dive International, has been voted WINNER, as one of the best dive operators, now for the 6th year running. Readers also specifically recognised Pro Dive for their Quality of Staff, and Quality of Dive Training and Courses. Mexico, was voted No.1 in the Caribbean/Atlantic region for Cave Diving, Advanced Diving, Best Value and Best Overall. The Cozumel South hotels Allegro Cozumel and the Occidental, where Pro Dive International is located, were both voted among the BEST OVERALL dive hotels in…

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Pro Dive International, one of the Caribbean’s premier Dive Operators and a recognized PADI Career Development Center, proudly announced the inauguration of a new diving center at the All- Inclusive Cozumeleño Beach Resort, the 1st of December 2020. The resort is located on the island of Cozumel, on white sandy beach facing the Caribbean Sea, at the north of the quaint city of San Miguel and just 5 minutes from downtown and the International Airport. With spacious rooms, all with balconies and splendid ocean views, El Cozumeleño Beach Resort is the ideal choice for families seeking comfort, fun, relaxation, and of…

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Imagine you were diving through the swim-throughs of a Coral Garden in warm clear waters, drifting along deep walls covered with sponges, fans and macro life, surrounded by colorful schools of fish, turtles, lobsters and crabs… Stop dreaming and join our team at Pro Dive International to make it come true!!! We are proud to be located in some of the best resorts in Cozumel, with ideal locations in the southern marine park to access true world class diving. Wake up to the beautiful Caribbean sun, enjoy a grand breakfast buffet and slowly wander down to our dive shop on the…

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Amazing news for everyone, due to popularity our 20% special has been increased to 25% OFF!!! Even better it’s on all snorkeling/diving products and packages. Not planning to visit right now, no problem you can use your purchase anytime in the next 5 years in any of our locations in Mexico and the Dominican Republic.  You have until the 15th of October to book so don’t take to long to decide! However, if you are concerned about the stability of your travel plans at this time we have made your booking worry free by making your purchase valid to use any time in…

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You have probably already seen some incredible videos of the whale sharks this year. It was an amazing extended season with large numbers of manta rays joining them in their feast of plankton here in the Caribbean.  I would describe it as snorkelling in a thick soup of sharks and manta rays! An unforgettable experience to be surrounded by such giant majestic animals! What’s more, as the whale sharks leave us the bull sharks are already being frequently sighted early before their season! This year would be a truly epic year for shark sightings! Great numbers of bull sharks migrate…

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Travel insurance is essential for any holiday and even more important on a diving holiday. We actually insist that everyone joining us onboard MV Legends has diving insurance in place before the trip. Many people however do not have a travel or dive insurance plan so we are extremely excited to announce our partnershipwith DiveAssure – a leading worldwide Diving Association that provides its members with dive and travelinsurance plans, so we can help you. You can learn more about DiveAssure and get a personalised membership quotation at https://www.mvlegends.com/insurance/ Traveling in a COVID / Post COVID World There is a lot of fear…

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Their mantra is “eat, sleep, dive.” Although we call our planet Earth, it is a water planet, with approximately 80% of the planet being covered by oceans. Is a dive traveler’s passion unusual? Well with our bodies made up of about 80% water, it is no coincidence our hearts beat with the surge of the waves. Owner, Greg Carter, grew up on the California coast where surfing was THE sport, Beachboys THE music, and scuba diving was an adventure for those few brave souls. Greg’s hero was Mike Nelson, played by Lloyd Bridges, on the TV show “Sea Hunt.” Some…

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If you are one of the many people we have hosted on our boats, you will know, we think of you as family. We love showing you the beauty of the underwater world, and to share our passion with you! Unfortunately, COVID-19, for now has shut us down. Our company is doing everything possible to take care of us, but with operations closed and no customers diving, of course it’s difficult. With more than 150 people, we are a big bunch at Pro Dive, plus families attached. And, in our country, employment insurance is not available, nor other forms of…

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