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Shelley Collett

Shelley Collett

Writer

After diving recreationally since the 90s as part of her adventure sports regimen, Shelley finally got her PADI instructor certification in 2009 in Mexico. Wreck and deep diving are her favorite specialties and she looks forward furthering her training in Tec diving, learning more about underwater photography, and doing more diving abroad. She eventually hopes to buy a sailboat and sail herself to all of her bucket-list diving destinations.

Stories by Shelley
Raja Ampat
Dive Locations In the Water Travel

Wonder and Awe: Scuba Diving in Raja Ampat

On the final leg of a whirlwind tour of Indonesia, the scuba diving in Raja Ampat lives up to its legendary reputation.

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Komodo
Dive Locations In the Water Travel

Mantas and Dragons: Spectacular Wildlife in Komodo

The scuba diving in Komodo, Indonesia, is legendary — and for good reason. But the spectacular wildlife in Komodo means not only mantas underwater, but dragons on land.

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Alor
Dive Locations In the Water Travel

Color and Current: Scuba Diving in Alor

Two words sum up the scuba diving in Alor, Indonesia: color and current. Fantastically vibrant dive sites awash in (sometimes) strong currents make for an exciting destination.

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SeaBob
Dive Locations In the Water Shops & Resorts Travel

Diving the Bahamas with Stuart Cove’s and SeaBob

Imagine gliding effortlessly alongside some of the oceans’ most beautiful and majestic creatures. Now head to Stuart Cove’s in the Bahamas, grab a SeaBob, and make that dream a reality.

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New stuff

Top Five Short Liveaboard Trips

When you haven’t got that long to get away, a brief vacation can do wonders for your mental health. Here are our picks for the top five short liveaboard trips.
by Guest Author

Making Sense of Hyperbaric Chambers

Although hopefully you’ll never need to use one, here we’ll explain exactly what hyperbaric chambers are and how they work.
by Juanita Pienaar

Top Dive Sites in Lembeh: Critter Capital of the Dive World

Lembeh, Indonesia is world-famous for muck diving. Here are some of our picks for the top dive sites in this magical location, the critter capital of the dive world.
by Andy Phillips

Jellyfish of Australia

It’s not just the deadly box jelly when it comes to jellyfish of Australia — these waters are home to many amazing species. Watch out for both the deadly and delightful on your next dive Down Under.
by Matt Testoni