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Hi! My name is Ara. I content creator behind Diver Bliss - a scuba diving, ocean conservation, sustainable lifestyle and travel website. I am a PADI Rescue Diver and have been doing ocean dives for the past 8 years.

Since launching my blog in 2019, I have been working toward my goal to dive in 20 of the best locations in the Philippines. I hope I can inspire you to live more sustainably, scuba dive in the best locations, and love the ocean as much as I do. So join me as I find bliss above and underwater!

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31 Best Shark Gifts That Are Totally Jaw-some!

31 Best Shark Gifts That Are Totally Jaw-some!

Do you love sharks or know anyone who is obsessed with them?  If you’re looking for cool shark gifts, then continue … View Post
70+ Inspirational Beach Quotes and Instagram Captions

70+ Inspirational Beach Quotes and Instagram Captions

Are you still on vacation mode and can’t come up with the perfect caption for your Instagram beach photos? Here are some … View Post
Best Scuba Leggings: 10 Brands To Help You Look Good While Diving

Best Scuba Leggings: 10 Brands To Help You Look Good While Diving

Many tropical water divers do not like wearing neoprene suits as they can feel more constricting or too warm. They ditch their wetsuit for … View Post
11 Best Eco-Friendly Hair Brushes And Combs

11 Best Eco-Friendly Hair Brushes And Combs

If there’s one thing I’m vain about, it’s my long hair. I have spent hundreds of dollars making … View Post
Scuba Mask Strap Covers: 10 Best Designs

Scuba Mask Strap Covers: 10 Best Designs

Scuba mask strap covers are one of the diving accessories you think you don’t need but must have. For the longest time, … View Post
27 Best Travel Subscription Boxes If You Need A Vacation NOW!

27 Best Travel Subscription Boxes If You Need A Vacation NOW!

It’s been a year since international travel has come to a halt. Many borders are still closed and vacation plans have been … View Post
Frogfish Specialist Course: Interview with “Dr. Frogfish” Daniel Geary

Frogfish Specialist Course: Interview with “Dr. Frogfish” Daniel Geary

One of my favorite ocean animals is frogfish. I think they’re one of the most interesting creatures in the sea and I … View Post
PADI Women’s Dive Day Event in the Philippines

PADI Women’s Dive Day Event in the Philippines

Every year on the third week of July, we celebrate PADI Women’s Dive Day to encourage more women to go scuba diving. … View Post