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other blog articles such as about trips, traveling, liveaboards, dive destinations or news in the diving industry

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Training – Recommendation

by DiveSSI - 16th March 2020
SSI RECOMMENDATIONS FOR DEALING WITH CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) IN TRAINING Since the onset of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), there have been and…
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Die Ocean Film Tour 2020

by DiveSSI - 9th March 2020
Die weite Welt der Ozeane auf der großen Leinwand: Die Int. OCEAN FILM TOUR bringt die Schönheit und Faszination der…
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Ocean Film Tour 2020

by DiveSSI - 9th March 2020
International OCEAN FILM TOUR Vol. 7 - Cast off! An exploration on and under the surface of the Seven Seas.…
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Launch of Manta & Ray Ecology

by DiveSSI - 3rd March 2020
SSI has launched a new ecology program – Manta & Ray Ecology. Like all SSI Ecology programs, Manta & Ray…
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Expansion of Universal QR Code Scanner

by DiveSSI - 26th February 2020
SSI is continually working to improve the MySSI app, expanding it with new helpful features. In the past, logged dives…
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10 Animals Every Diver Should Have the Goal to See

by DiveSSI - 25th February 2020
Dive with the most fascinating animals under water. Here you can find out which animals you should go diving with…
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10 Tiere, die du beim Tauchen gesehen haben musst

by DiveSSI - 14th February 2020
Tauchen mit den faszinierendsten Tieren unter Wasser. Hier erfährst du, mit welchen Tieren du Tauchen gehen solltest und wo du…
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Your Guide to Ice Diving: Why it’s Worth Getting Cold for

by DiveSSI - 30th January 2020
Ice diving in Antarctica or the Arctic is ideal for adventurous divers looking for a challenge and exceptional marine life at…
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Wildlife Logbook – The new MySSI App Feature

by DiveSSI - 28th January 2020
When jumping into the water, every diver hopes to experience a fantastic, unforgettable dive filled with beautiful underwater creatures. We…
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Cyprus: Aphrodite’s home

by DiveSSI - 9th January 2020
According to legend, the goddess Aphrodite was born off the coast of Cyprus from the foam produced by Uranus's genitals,…
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Orcas and aurora

by DiveSSI - 6th January 2020
A winter trip to the Norwegian ArcticWhen the days get shorter and the temperatures drop below zero, an incredible amount…
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Orcas und Polarlicht

by DiveSSI - 6th January 2020
Eine Winterreise in die norwegische ArktisWenn die Tage kürzer werden und die Temperaturen unter den Nullpunkt fallen, drängt es unglaubliche…
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Free Extended Range Sidemount Certification

by DiveSSI - 2nd January 2020
It has been requested that it would be great if the Extended Range Sidemount certification card could be issued automatically…
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Partnership between SSI China and Hunan International Economics University Diving Association

by DiveSSI - 2nd January 2020
SSI China and Hunan International Economics University Diving Association start partnership. The Hunan International Economics University in Changsha is the…
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New SSI Center Locator

by DiveSSI - 2nd January 2020
SSI is constantly working to expand and improve existing tools to make your work easier. We received a lot of…
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Djibouti, Pearl of the Southern Red Sea

by DiveSSI - 22nd December 2019
A diving safari at its finest - in the still almost untouched waters of Djibouti and the Gulf of Tadjoura. The…
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Perle Dschibuti – der Golf von Tadjoura

by DiveSSI - 22nd December 2019
Eine Tauchsafari vom Feinsten – in den noch fast unberührten Gewässern DschibutisWalhaie im Golf von Tadjoura. Chinesischer und Japanischer Garten…
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Bali Nord

by DiveSSI - 19th December 2019
Schwere Holzmöbel auf der Veranda, die Schaukel wiegt sich sanft im steten Wind. Ein Ausblick, als befände man sich in…
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The north of Bali

by DiveSSI - 19th December 2019
Comfortable wooden furniture on the veranda, the swing sways gently in the constant wind. A view as from another world:…
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Curacao: Freedom in scuba-diving

by DiveSSI - 10th December 2019
Paradise for divers - More than 80 dive spotsTurquoise waters, a light breeze lets the palms sway while adults wait…
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Curacao: Die Freiheit des Tauchens

by DiveSSI - 10th December 2019
Paradies für Taucher - Mehr als 80 Tauchspots Eine leichte Brise lässt die Palmen vor türkisfarbenem Wasser wiegen, während die Erwachsenen…
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Diving Yap – Yap Caverns

by DiveSSI - 5th December 2019
The southernmost dive site of the Yap Divers is one of the top spots and is the favorite dive site…
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Abtauchen auf Yap – Yap Caverns

by DiveSSI - 5th December 2019
Der südlichste Tauchplatz der Yap Divers gehört zu den Top Spots und ist Lieblingstauchplatz vieler Gäste, auch von Manta Ray…
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Diving Yap – Goofnuw Channel

by DiveSSI - 29th November 2019
This dive site is also called "Valley of the Rays" by the Diveguides, as it is the hotspot for encounters…
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Abtauchen auf Yap – Goofnuw Channel

by DiveSSI - 29th November 2019
Dieser Tauchplatz wird von den Diveguides auch liebevoll „Valley of the Rays“ genannt, denn er ist der Hotspot für Begegnungen…
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Possession of a warrior discovered in river

by DiveSSI - 13th November 2019
Lost during a fight? Divers group recovers 3,300 year old bronze objects from riverA research team discovered 31 unusual objects…
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Besitz eines Kriegers auf bronzezeitlichem Schlachtfeld in Fluss entdeckt

by DiveSSI - 13th November 2019
Im Kampf verloren? Tauchergruppe birgt 3.300 Jahre alte Bronzegegenstände aus Fluss Ein Forschungsteam hat im Tollensetal unweit von Neubrandenburg in…
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Diving in Watamu Marine National Park!

by DiveSSI - 12th November 2019
Kenya's coast is long, the area around the place Watamu of which is the most scenic. Also, off the coast…
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Tauchen im Watamu Marine Nationalpark!

by DiveSSI - 12th November 2019
Kenias Küste ist lang, die Gegend rund um den Ort Watamu davon die landschaftlich reizvollste. Außerdem liegt vor der Küste…
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New dive sites discovered at Christmas Island

by DiveSSI - 11th November 2019
The small island in the Indian Ocean thrills with a variety of dive sites without crowdsFor lovers of intact nature…
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Neue Tauchplätze bei Christmas Island entdeckt

by DiveSSI - 11th November 2019
Die kleine Insel im Indischen Ozean begeistert mit vielfältigen Tauchspots ohne Massenandrang.Für Naturliebhaber die das Besondere suchen und keinem anderen…
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Liveaboard Diving Holiday – 10 best tips to make it a success

by DiveSSI - 31st October 2019
Whether you’re new to liveaboard diving or a seasoned cruiser, the last thing you want is a packing disaster when…
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Diving Belize

by DiveSSI - 30th October 2019
If you want to dive in Belize, you have basically three options: Either you choose one of the many providers…
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Abtauchen in Belize

by DiveSSI - 30th October 2019
Möchte man in Belize tauchen, so hat man grundsätzlich drei Möglichkeiten: Entweder man wählt einen der vielen mehr oder weniger…
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Ice diving at its best in the East of Greenland

by DiveSSI - 7th October 2019
The wind blows streaks of powdery snow over the ice, forming wave patterns, elevations and valleys as one would expect…
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Eistauchen der Superlative im Osten Grönlands

by DiveSSI - 7th October 2019
Der Wind treibt Schlieren von pulverigen Schnee über das Eis, formt Wellenmuster, Erhebungen und Täler wie man sie in der…
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Dive Site of Month – Chumphon Pinnacle

by DiveSSI - 26th August 2019
This Dive Site of the Month attracts divers with all experience levels and from all disciplines. Students still completing their…
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Attersee – The black bridge

by DiveSSI - 20th August 2019
The 46 km² and 169m deep Attersee is a major diving area in the Salzkammergut region in Upper Austria. Most…
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Diving Fiji: The World’s Most Colourful Coral Reefs

by DiveSSI - 16th August 2019
Visit and go diving Fiji and you’ll soon discover this special destination lives up to its title as the soft…
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Ein Meer aus Farben… Tauchlehrerin malt unter Wasser

by DiveSSI - 8th August 2019
Shams Diving, Tauchlehrerin und Künstlerin Olga NikitinaDie Farben sind umweltfreundlich, die Leinwände wasserdicht. Wichtige Voraussetzung, denn Olga Nikitina taucht im…
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A sea full of colours … .Diving teacher paints under water

by DiveSSI - 8th August 2019
Shams Diving, diving instructor and artist Olga NikitinaThe colours are environmentally friendly, the canvases waterproof. This is an important requirement,…
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Love Indonesia ? Here are 11 Must-dive Indonesian Dive Destinations

by DiveSSI - 30th July 2019
Indonesia, one of the best-loved liveaboard diving destinations in the world, has so much to offer it can be overwhelming…
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Dive Site of the Month – Sail Rock

by DiveSSI - 17th July 2019
Commonly heralded as the best dive site in the Gulf of Thailand, Sail Rock lies equidistant between Koh Phangan and…
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Which is the Best Type of Liveaboard for You?

by DiveSSI - 12th June 2019
  As liveaboard diving continues to grow in popularity, a huge variety of vessels and onboard facilities have become available…
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4 Liveaboard Destinations to Avoid Seasickness

by DiveSSI - 14th May 2019
Nothing can ruin a day’s diving faster than a bout of motion sickness, but it needn’t stop you from joining…
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Ozeaneum Stralsund presents historical diving machine

by DiveSSI - 9th May 2019
International Museum Day at the German Maritime Museum Stralsund: Diving activitiesThe German Maritime Museum Stralsund commemorates the International Museum Day…
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Ozeaneum Stralsund präsentiert historische Tauchmaschine

by DiveSSI - 9th May 2019
Internationaler Museumstag am Deutschen Meeresmuseum Stralsund: Aktionen rund ums TauchenDas Deutsche Meeresmuseum Stralsund begeht den Internationalen Museumstag am 19. Mai…
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The history of the quarries of Loebejuen

by DiveSSI - 7th April 2019
Dive into the former quarriesLoebejuen, a small town with a population of nearly 2,300, is located 15km north of Halle…