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MY GUIDE TO SCUBA DIVING IN BALI

Lash preparing to dive in Bali   MY GUIDE TO SCUBA DIVING IN BALI Bali is one of the most famous of Indonesia’s 1000+ islands, located just north of Australia and south of Singapore. Bali is not actually well-known for its diving, but it should be! Bali’s diving is fantastic! Most likely, Bali’s diving wonders are eclipsed by it’s other points of fame: some of the world’s best surfing, beautiful long…

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Five Great Scuba Diving Destinations Around Europe That I’m Itching to Explore

Lash teaching scuba diving in Thailand Five Great Scuba Diving Destinations Around Europe That I’m Itching to Explore I’ve been a PADI dive professional in SE Asia since 2004. I’ve taught courses and guided divers on reefs in Thailand, Malaysia, Philippines and Bali, Indonesia. Prior to that I received all my dive training in Asia as well. That means that, to date, all my diving has been in Asia. I’ve yet to dive the Pac…

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GUIDE TO SCUBA DIVING IN THAILAND

…our, if you enjoy your read here. Thank you!—–>> beach in Krabi, Thailand GUIDE TO SCUBA DIVING IN THAILAND Thailand is blessed with extensive coastlines and hundreds of tropical islands ringed by coral reefs.  Simply put, Thailand is a divers’ paradise. Beautiful reefs are found everywhere, from Thailand’s far eastern border with Cambodia, through the Gulf of Thailand past Bangkok, and down the entire eas…

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Cave Diving Under Budapest

Budapest – Hungary Cave Diving Under Budapest  As a PADI Dive Instructor, I’ve taught scuba diving around SE Asia for several years. I’ve met and dived with people from all over the world. Some are dive pros working like me and others are dive students and qualified divers. I’ve dived with people from as far away as Brazil, Russia, Japan, China, Australia, Israel, South Africa, USA and most European countries to local As…

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HOW I BECAME A DIVE PROFESSIONAL

…NG TO BECOME A PRO DIVER In early 2004, six years into my world travels, I was propelled into my professional diving career, primarily because I needed to earn a living again, darn it. However, it wasn’t a whim that lead me to a diving career. I’d been interested in diving ever since my teens, when I first discovered such an amazing activity existed… Lash teaching diving in Bali Gearing up to dive During university…

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Top Diving Destinations in Malaysia

…l, Pulau Kapalai and also Pulau Mataking which are only a short 15 minute journey from the marvels of Sipadan. Diving Mabul Island Mabul is a top choice for many scuba divers visiting Sipadan as it is only a 15-minute boat ride away from the world-famous island. Mabul offers more than 20 dive sites that are well-worth exploring and of course the opportunity to stay overnight which is no longer an option on Sipadan Island. There also some man-mad…

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Travel Tips: Unique Scuba Diving Adventures in Florida

Scuba Diver at gorgeous coral reef – photo by Viki Kleyer Travel Tips: Unique Scuba Diving Adventures in Florida Florida boasts over 1000 miles of coastline, America’s only coral reefs, a huge diversity of marine habitats, hundreds of shipwrecks and over 600 natural springs. It’s no surprise, then, that America’s ‘Sunshine State’ offers a huge variety of interesting scuba diving opportunities. Many divers go…

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GUIDE TO SCUBA DIVING IN MALAYSIA

…man is a large, mountainous, jungle-clad island with low-key development. Although not nearly as well known for diving as the Perentians, Tioman’s dive sites are stunning! Two or three sites count among the most gorgeous reefs I’ve ever seen. I worked as a Dive Master at Tioman for one season. While there I  met and worked with fellow PADI Master Scuba Instructor, Grahame Massicks. Grahame has now been teaching courses at Tioman for o…

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DIVING AT TIOMAN ISLAND MALAYSIA

…for large noisy groups! Check out Tioman’s accommodation details in any Malyasia guidebook.   diving at Tioman Island Divers at Soyak Island, just off shore Salang Bay Tioman’s scuba diving is greatly eclipsed in fame by Malaysia’s northern Perentian Islands which are promoted heavily by budget guidebooks. This detoured promotion has both advantages and disadvantages for Tioman’s diving scene. Tioman dive…

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DIVING STORY: AMAZING BALI DIVE

…nally got around that there’d been a whale shark sighting this morning. And I was the lucky one that day to make the sighting! ahhhh, diving is incredible!! I hope some of you can join me here in Bali! It’d be great to see you again. And to show you the beautiful dive sites of Bali. You’ll be impressed, whale shark or not!   CHEERS, LASH You might also enjoy: Bali Dive Sites: Amed Wall My Guide to Scuba Diving in Bali …

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