Raja Ampat is archipelago of about 1,500 remote islands located in Indonesia’s West Papua province, and is known for the beautiful beaches, pristine coral reefs, and turquoise waters. It is part of the “Coral Triangle” which is considered the global center of marine biodiversity, and has the richest marine life I’ve ever seen while diving. So, what better…

Jamaica has an incredible reputation for so many things that draw travelers from around the world — original reggae, stunning beaches, delicious rum and coffee, lush mountains, incredible jerk chicken, and beyond. One thing this isn’t isn’t known for? Scuba diving. what Jamaica is known for Over my years in the diving scene, I’d heard…

Welcome to the second edition of #WeArePADIWomen, a collection of stories and secrets from some of the most inspiring women in the scuba diving industry! We kicked off the series with an interview with accomplished underwater photographer and philanthropist Allison Vitsky Sallmon, and today I’m excited to welcome Victoria and Chelsea Berg, sisters, eco-warriors, entrepreneurs…

When diving in the crystal clear waters off the coast of Belize, I learned about the fascinating underwater world of the Caribbean Sea. The stunning reefs, fisheries and coastal communities of this Central American county are currently being threatened by unwanted guests — Lionfish. To better understand the problem, I went with Hamanasi Adventure &…