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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
Dive Safety Equipment

Top Five Pieces of Dive Safety Equipment

These top five pieces of dive safety equipment can help make your dives more comfortable, stress-free and, potentially, save the day.
by Marcus Knight
Wakatobi Dive Resort

Reef Protection Comes First at Wakatobi Dive Resort

Wakatobi Dive Resort is a legendary destination for most divers. Today we’ll chat with Lorenz Mäder, founder of Wakatobi, to find out what makes it so special.
by Guest Author
F/V Patriot

NOAA National Marine Sanctuary Shipwrecks: F/V Patriot

National marine sanctuaries protect some of the most spectacular ocean and Great Lakes resources in the United States, including shipwrecks like the F/V Patriot.
by Guest Author
PADI Junior Open Water

Teaching Your Kids to Dive: PADI Junior Open Water Program

In the fourth of our series on dive programs for children, we’ll cover everything you need to know about the PADI Junior Open Water Program. 
by Christine Brinkley