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Happy Women’s Dive Day 2020 July 18, 2020

Hey — did you know that today, July 18 is Women’s Dive Day? It’s a rainy windy day here in Key Largo –terrible for diving but great for reminiscing about all the women divers who have taught, encouraged and inspired me. Here are thank you notes to just a few of them: ​Dear Du, You …

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Key Largo Dive Log – June 24-26, 2020 July 5, 2020

When your summer school trip gets canceled, there’s only one thing to do: Grab a gal-pal and some parents, pack up and drive south to the Florida Keys! We were thrilled to have these VIP visitors from Virginia join us for some awesome diving in Key Largo at the end of June. Especially because one …

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Night Dive on the SS Benwood– June 9, 2020 July 1, 2020

By Kennedy Becke My sister Lindsay and I are Captain Glenn and First Mate Jill’s nieces (and Second Mate Suzy’s cousins) from Williamsburg, Virginia. We drove down to Key Largo at the beginning of June to take a break from quarantining at our house and to get in as much diving as possible. Jill and …

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How I became an Advanced Open Water Diver during COVID June 23, 2020

By Lindsay Becke Earning my Advanced Open Water Dive Certification with Lucky Fish was a fantastic adventure, though admittedly a small bit different than anyone else who does it. While you probably know them as Captain Glenn and First Mate Jill, I know them as Aunt Jill and Uncle Glenn. My sister Kennedy and I …

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COVID-19 and your visit to Lucky Fish in Key Largo May 20, 2020

[UPDATED 10-22-2020] Our community has worked hard to minimize the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus) here in the Florida Keys and the number of local cases continues to fluctuate. There is a county-wide requirement to wear facial coverings inside businesses. Full details and current case numbers are available on the Monroe County COVID-19 Information website. We’ve …

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Key Largo Dive Log – May 4, 2020 May 14, 2020

Time seems to pass pretty uneventfully as we wait out the pandemic. What we really needed was a day like this to go scuba diving: nice and clear with no wind! We quickly made plans to meet our local friends, Leslie and Carlie — and after a short delay to disembark a stowaway racoon from …

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The Lucky Fish is a World Cat (video) May 13, 2020

A few weeks ago we sat down on our boat and talked about all the things we love about it for scuba diving and other kinds of charter trips in Key Largo. Thanks to our friends at World Cat for this video edit! Learn more about our boat here!

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Stuck at home? Use this time to become a better scuba diver March 22, 2020

Unfortunately, it looks like COVID-19 related travel restrictions will keep lots of us out of the water for a while. It’s like a really REALLY long surface interval — that period between two dives that allows the body to recover before descending again safely — and we all know how those can drag on when …

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Key Largo is TripAdvisor Trending Destination March 2, 2020

Wow! Did you hear?! Key Largo is the #1 Trending Destination in the US for 2020 according to Tripadvisor! Their global traveler data shows that Key Largo has the biggest increase in positive reviews, booking interest and searches over the last year. Here’s what they had to say: Just a few minutes’ drive but a …

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Get the whole family diving with private scuba lessons for kids February 21, 2020

It’s a common story: Mom and Dad learned to scuba dive together and took amazing trips to tropical reefs every chance they got.  As a young couple, they logged a bunch of dives, invested in their own gear and became enthusiastic underwater photographers. Then the kids came along!  Scuba diving took a back seat to …

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