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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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Scuba Diving After A Long Break: 11 Tips Before You Dive Again

Scuba Diving After A Long Break: 11 Tips Before You Dive Again

Five hundred and three days. That was how long it was since I last scuba dived because of the pandemic. In the past, I … View Post
12 Best Women Scuba Diving Blogs You Should Read in 2021

12 Best Women Scuba Diving Blogs You Should Read in 2021

Do you need dive destination tips from actual scuba divers who have “been there and done that?” Are you looking for trustworthy … View Post
15 Amazing Women Underwater Photographers You Should Follow on Instagram

15 Amazing Women Underwater Photographers You Should Follow on Instagram

Are you in need of some underwater photography inspiration? Or perhaps you are looking for a photographer who can teach you a thing or … View Post
13 Best Zero Waste Shampoo and Conditioner for Plastic Free Hair Care Routine

13 Best Zero Waste Shampoo and Conditioner for Plastic Free Hair Care Routine

If you want to use less plastic in your life, one of the easiest things you can do is to change your hair products. … View Post
Awesome Maps Dive Map Review: Pros & Cons + Exclusive Offer

Awesome Maps Dive Map Review: Pros & Cons + Exclusive Offer

I’ve been eyeing Awesome Maps Dive Maps for some time now, and as luck would have it, they asked if I wanted … View Post
27 Best Gifts for Beach Lovers

27 Best Gifts for Beach Lovers

Are you struggling to find the perfect present for someone who loves beaches? Then this article is for you! When I am not in … View Post
15 PADI Distinctive Specialty Courses For Divers Who Love Marine Life

15 PADI Distinctive Specialty Courses For Divers Who Love Marine Life

If you’ve been diving for a while now, you’ve probably observed that divers are an eclectic mix of people bound … View Post
Unique Sea Turtle Gifts: 31 Gift Ideas for Turtle Lovers

Unique Sea Turtle Gifts: 31 Gift Ideas for Turtle Lovers

Do you love sea turtles or know anyone who is obsessed with them?  If you’re looking for unique sea turtle gifts, … View Post