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1007, 2017

A Starter’s Guide to Scuba Equipment

I started researching scuba equipment immediately after completing my open water course. Sports equipment has always been my kryptonite – I always want to have my own swag, even after my first dives. Equipment Considerations Buying your own set of gear may be a profitable move in the long run, but it could end up as a sunken cost (no [...]

707, 2017

17 Essential Tips Before Your First Dive

Anybody with experience underwater can spot a new diver from miles away. Now that I’m on the other side of my Divemaster internship, I have repeatedly seen most of the tell-tale signs. The newbies hold a special place in my heart. Nothing puts a smile on my face like watching a new diver having an amazing time after working through [...]

2406, 2017

A Guide to the Open Water Diver Course

Diving is my passion and my stillness. As soon as I hit the water, I'm left with a feeling of pure adventure. I can’t think of anything more gratifying than descending into the deep blue, ready to be humbled by whatever Mother Nature puts in my path. The entry level open water diver course teaches you about the basic science [...]

2206, 2017

The Other Thing Travel Blogs Didn’t Tell Me

I’m sitting on the edge of an infinity pool, beer in hand, watching the sunset over the Pacific. Steve taps his beer into mine, we give cheers to the path ahead. We had just landed in Costa Rica. We would stay there for two months while touring other parts of the country and some parts of Nicaragua, before we headed [...]