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PADI Travel are celebrating the launch of the PADI Adventures global diving app by giving away incredible dream diving vacations in individual weekly sweepstakes! Amazing prizes include a ‘Magnificent Malaysia & Indonesia’ experience, a stunning paradise eco-stay in Indonesia, a boutique break for two in Turkey, concierge diving for four people in a private villa, ‘zero to hero’ diving in Ecuador, luxury trips to the Maldives and many, many more out-of-this-world vacations! How to Enter Opt-in to the Sweepstakes in the PADI Adventures app (create an account/log in first) and you will enter the Sweepstakes that accepts entries on the…

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Sorido Bay Resort offers selected and personalised service and is – without any compromise on comfort – nestled in the lush green jungle overlooking a kidney-shaped lagoon. The resort is just meters away from the Cape Kri dive site, said to be the richest dive site in the world. More than 370 species of reef critters await you in the crystal blue waters. Why Sorido Bay Resort… The resort is located in the center of the Raja Ampat Marine park. This area has been declared a “no take” zone and the reefs in close proximity to Sorido Bay are regarded as the best dive…

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NAD-Lembeh Resort and the Lembeh Strait are famous all over the world for the peerless macro and muck diving. NAD-Lembeh is expert in photography, nitrox, rebreathers – this resort does it all. The dive team is second-to-none, with 15 full-time dive guides who between them have over 100 years of experience diving in Lembeh. NAD-Lembeh offers a 2:1 diver to guide ratio, and is handicap friendly. We have selected the Beachfront bungalows because of the easy access for our mobility-challenged divers. February 6th to 16th 2021 Lembeh Strait offers a stunning variety of dives and there are more than 70 individual named…

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In the middle of the South Pacific, the Solomon Islands is part of the coral triangle and home to some of the best, and least visited scuba diving in the world. There is an amazing diversity of marine life, dive sites and experiences, all a short flight from Australia or Fiji. Bilikiki Cruises has been running liveaboard scuba diving trips in the Solomon Islands for over 25 years. The experienced crew knows the best dive sites that the Solomon Islands have to offer…so join this trip in the Solomons and dive in comfort and style! The Bilikiki has 10 deluxe…

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Christmas with the sharks at Socorro Island on the Belle Ami! December 23-31, 2021 This adventure will take you to the Revillagigedo Archipelago in Mexico. Socorro Island along with Roca Partida, San Benedicto, and Clarión are all amazing spots for scuba diving. These four islands are commonly referred to the Socorro Islands or simply “Socorro”. Socorro is all about amazing interaction with giant mantas. No other mantas in the world behave like this. We don’t know why but we love it… and the mantas clearly love us back. November and December boast the warmest water temps of the year in…

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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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Socorro is all about amazing interaction with our favourite giant mantas. No other mantas in the world behave like this. We don’t know why but we love it!! And the mantas clearly love us back. Research indicates that there are more giant mantas and more biomass at Socorro during bait ball season than any other time of year. Everything intensifies with more sharks – including schooling silky sharks – schooling hammerheads, whale sharks, lots of tuna and other pelagic fish and even pilot whales. You can expect water temps in the mid – high 70’s. Departure Date: April 22 2021…

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Day 1 – Arrival into SorongGuests will arrive in Sorong and have time to get comfortable on the boat. Damai will travel west into Raja Ampat for a check out dive. Day 2 – Kri and Dampier StraitsAt the eastern end of the famous Dampier Strait there are many signature dive sites. Cape Kri is a sloping reef on the eastern end on the island of Kri; Blue Magic and Sardine reef are seamounts covered in schooling fish and cruising sharks and rays; Mioskon is a great spot for the endemic Wobbegong shark and Pontohi pygmy seahorses. Day 3 -…

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With different countries having different rules on quarantine and lockdown procedures, it is hard to know where you are currently able indulge your passion and Go Diving! With help from the global dive community, PADI Travel has launched an interactive COVID-19 Travel Map which shows the status of travel / diving activities around the world. Start planning your next dive now at: https://travel.padi.com/scuba-diving-after-coronavirus-world-map/

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The Red Sea is simply spectacular when it comes to the variety of diving you can do here. From shallow reefs to deep wrecks and everything in between. Join Tekdeep Safaris on 18th to 25th May 2020 and experience the best of the Northern Red Sea onboard MV Legends. With an itinerary to suit every depth qualification, there is no reason not to join. Still not sure? Watch the video and let the Red Sea explain why you should be here! See you onboard soon https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5UqLG1gbOow Learn more and reserve your place at: https://www.tekdeep.com/safari-schedule/trips/something-for-everyone-in-the-northern-red-sea-2-210/

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