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Top 25 Questions on Dive Travel, #17, Does my certification expire and what if I don’t have it on Vacation?

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Does my certification card (c-card) expire?  I have lost my certification card (c-card) or have forgotten it on my vacation.  It shouldn’t be a problem to dive right?  I can just show them a few skills. These questions often come together.  Divers misplace their c-cards and assume they probably have expired.  Then they travel on […]

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Top 25 Dive Travel Questions, #4 How do I pack to keep my luggage under 50 lbs with dive gear?

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On our list of the top 25 questions asked about dive travel, the luggage question is high on the list, especially with baggage fees going up and up and up! The first question is do you want to? Depending on the airline and the cost, it may simply be easier for you to mentally add […]

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Scuba Equipment: To rent or not to rent on my next Dive Vacation?

Should I rent or bring my own scuba equipment on a dive vacation? The question of renting or bringing your own scuba diving equipment on vacation becomes more and more relevant each day as the airlines keep hitting us in the wallet with fees. Here are a couple of things to consider about renting… Are […]

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Duct Tape vs My Video Housing

Some Things I’ve Learned about the Uses of Duct Tape Writing blogs is an education. Why, just today, I learned some interesting and important things about “duck” or “duct” tape. The first and of course most important thing is that the California Energy Commission says, “Duct tape is good for many things, but not for […]

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Making Travel Easy and Fun….Coming Home

Coming Home from your Vacation We have “officially” finished the 15 or was it 16 part series on Making Travel Easy and Fun and we hope you have found some tidbits to make the nuts and bolts of travel planning…well…..easy and fun. But this series never really ends and I realized that while travel attitude […]

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Humility in Travel…Just when you think you’re the Expert

The Itinerary Last night I returned home from a five week jaunt through a couple of destinations. It began as a simple 11 day trip to Costa Rica to check out one of the top dive locales in the world, Cocos Island. It turned into a 31 day sprint from Montana to Los Angeles to […]

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Travel Attitude- Final Post in Making Travel Fun and Easy

Travel Attitude Its All Between Your Ears Someone once said that the true definition of luck is where preparation meets opportunity.  I like that a lot. And there may be no better application of that definition than when we travel.  You see, making travel easy and fun actually comes down to two things: organization and […]

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Avoiding the Stress of Arriving

On Arrival For many people this is a very stressful part of the trip.  It’s the “oh no, is someone going to meet me and if not what the heck do I do?”  For all of Live-Adventurously’s trips we meet our guests at the airport so they know they will see our smiling and comforting […]

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What to do once you’re through…Airport Security

Whew….made it through security…all systems go..plenty of time…now what? Know your Airport Back in the planning process, look at the particular airports you will be traveling through and time your layovers. What I mean is that if you are in some podunk airport with nothing but a lame gift shop and not-to ergonomically correct chairs, […]

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The Check In “en” Counter

Check In At the Airport aka The Too Often Dreaded Check in Counter There are days when you arrive at the counter just ready for an epic, BraveHeart-esque battle… right? You were not able to get seats together with your spouse, you know your bag is just 2 lbs over the limit and you want […]

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