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First dive in the amazing blue waters of Dubai

Exploring nature’s underwater ecosystem opens your eyes to a world of new wonders and fascinating sights. For first-timers, scuba diving may inspire a mixture of excitement and jitters as you venture into unfamiliar territory.  It’s natural to feel a little nervous about descending into the underwater world but don’t let your doubts and fears rob …

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6 Common misconceptions about becoming a scuba diver

Scuba diving opens a whole new world for people who love fun and adventure. However, some misconceptions prevent other people from discovering the joys of diving. Here are some of the common misconceptions about becoming a scuba diver. Misconception 1: Scuba diving is a very risky activity. Every activity or sport has its share of …

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Why you should continue your diving education

Earning your first scuba certification, PADI Open Water Diving, can be a rewarding and motivating experience to continue your diving education. Being introduced to the stunning beauty of the underwater realm feeds your drive to discover more. After all, this beginner’s certification only qualifies you to dive to a depth of 18m with a dive …

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Turtle conservation efforts in UAE

Turtle conservation is a global endeavor and UAE takes an active role in protecting these beautiful creatures. The Arabian Gulf is home to incredible marine life which includes turtles. Two types of marine turtles commonly found in these waters are the Hawksbills and Green turtles. Facts about marine turtles Pregnant turtles swim against the surf …

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Palm Without Plastic Clean-up Dive

Plastic is all around us. You might be surprised how much plastic you use each day. Did you know that the most significant amount of plastic waste comes from packaging materials? Many food and beverages come in different forms of plastic packaging such as tetra packs, bowls, bags, boxes, and bottles. Even household items like …

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Marine life spotlight: Nudibranchs in UAE

Small things come in spectacular packages. You can say that about nudibranchs because they might be tiny but they are incredibly beautiful. These bottom-dwelling sea slugs with jelly-like bodies come in different colors, patterns, shapes, and textures. Nudibranchs, fondly called nudis for short, are a sight to behold and many divers look forward to seeing …

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What you can expect to see in the Artificial Reef in Fujairah

The UAE is home to beautiful reefs, fascinating wrecks, and rich marine life. Fujairah emirate, located on UAE’s eastern coast along the Gulf of Oman offers an amazing diving experience. The Artificial Reef is just one of the interesting dive spots worth exploring in Fujairah.  As its name suggests, the Artificial Reef is an underwater …

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5 Life lessons that we learned from the pandemic
5 Life lessons that we learned from the pandemic

It’s been a year since the World Health Organization (WHO) declared COVID-19 a pandemic. Looking back, many people around the world have fallen victims to this disease. To protect the people, communities around the world enforced strict health protocols and travel restrictions. These preventive measures caused a setback in the economy which affected the majority …

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Diving Etiquette 101: Mingling with marine life

There is more to being a diver than just exploring the underwater world and encountering different kinds of marine life. Proper diving etiquette is a fundamental part of this activity that you can carry on throughout your diving life.  Keep in mind that you are just a guest when you venture into a marine ecosystem. …

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