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Have a question for you......I did my intro to Scuba diving today and am partially hooked. I had a little bit of trouble clearing my ears at the 10' mark. I can imagine the problem I'm gonna have at 40'. My question is, if I do all the PADI work thru a dive-shop here in KC, how much is it going to cost me to do my OW dives, say, in the Caribbean and how many do I have to take??? I'll probably ask the DM on board ship when we cruise to do this. I'm assuming they do that?? If you feel more comfortable answering me via e-mail, please do so @ LedPype@aol.com. Thanks
Mike and Nancy, I found this by Google scuba KC:
*** Special ***
Learn to Dive $350
Course includes your books, classroom,
gear rental, and openwater checkout.
Save when you purchase Mask, Snorkel,
and Fins same day you sign up for lessons.
Celebrity Equinox 2014 Carnival Liberty 2013
Carnival Breeze 2013
Vision of the Seas 2013
Caribbean Princess 2012
Norwegian Jewel - Alaska 2012
Carnival Liberty 2012
Explorer of the Seas 2012
Carnival Valor 2011
Carnival Freedom 2011
Norwegian Sun 2011
Norwegian Pearl 2010
Norwegian Sky 2010
Carnival Dream 2010
Carnival Paradise 2003
Capt BJ, thanks for the reply. I'm guessing I won't know what to do for awhile anyway. Can't get in until mid Sept to start the paper end of it. Haven't checked PADI out yet but will.
C Cruise Dude......LOL you're in Detroit and found me something in KC to ponder. Isn't that something. I hadn't even thought of doing that, so thanks, bud. I do appreciate it. I found this dive shop I went to today in the newspaper. They'd had a write-up on them, so for $15. I went and had a ball today. I will check out the google thing and will let you know what I found.
Thanks both of you and I'll take all the info anyone wants to offer.
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Explorer of the Seas- 02-03-2008
Mariner of the Seas- 10-19-2008
Grand Princess- 02-13-2009
Serenade of the Seas B2B- 01-23/30-2010
Freedom of the Seas B2B- 02-06/13-2011
Adventure of the Seas- B2B 02-05/12-2012
Independence of the Seas- 02-16-2013
Serenade of the Seas- 02-08-2014
Mike and Nancy, we're on the AOS with you on 12 Feb 12 and will be diving in Barbados, St Lucia, St Marteen and St Croix. Would love to see you guys get your OW and possibly dive together.
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