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Rebecca Strauss

Rebecca Strauss

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Rebecca has been a diver since 1998, but only in recent years has her passion for the sport — and the ocean — exploded. She's a writer and editor who brings more than 10 years of experience in publishing to Scuba Diver Life. By day she helps shape engaging, relevant content for a worldwide dive audience; by night she dreams of her next dive trip.

Stories by Rebecca
Wakatobi
Travel Shops & Resorts

Effortless Luxury: The Wakatobi Experience

The Wakatobi experience actually begins in Bali, where lucky visitors to this paradise in southeastern Sulawesi are whisked to the resort via private jet.

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USAT Liberty
Travel Dive Locations

Diving USAT Liberty with Crystal Divers

A visit to Bali would be incomplete without a dive at the island’s most iconic site, the USAT Liberty wreck, which lies in 10 to 100 feet (3 to 30 m) of water just off the coast of Tulamben.

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Diving Manta Point
Travel Dive Locations

Diving Manta Point with Crystal Divers

Manta Point in Nusa Penida, Indonesia, offers an almost guaranteed chance to dive with mantas. There’s no better way to visit them than with PADI Five Star CDC Crystal Divers.

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New stuff
Vobster Quay

Virgin Start-Up Backed Company Creating Artificial Reef at Vobster Quay

A Virgin Start-Up-backed company, ARC Marine, is creating an artificial reef at premier U.K. dive site Vobster Quay in 2017.
by Kathryn Curzon
First Technical Diving Course

Your First Technical Diving Course

If you’re a recreational diver who’s decided to take your first technical diving course, what should you expect to learn?
by Richard Devanney
Reef Check

Conservation Spotlight: Reef Check

In this series of articles, we’ll profile conservation organizations focused on ocean protection. Today we’re profiling Reef Check.
by Hélène Reynaud
using a compass underwater

Using a Compass Underwater

Many divers stop learning about underwater navigation after their first open-water course. But using a compass underwater properly is a vital skill.
by Marcus Knight