Why is Pondicherry famous for alcohol?
Pondicherry has some of the lowest prices for alcohol in India because there are fewer taxes than in many places. In some Indian states, the taxes on imported liquor are as much as 500%. Pondicherry is a small union territory which relies heavily on tourism so they have reduced taxes on alcohol.
Is Mykonos good for scuba diving?
All the Instructors of Diving Mykonos are fully certified by the world’s largest certification agencies. Most importantly they are very friendly and will make you feel at ease underwater. Diving Mykonos is notorious in Mykonos for being the best diving centre, providing top-quality courses.
How long does a scuba tank last?
Aluminum tanks are more common in tropical waters where most recreational diving happens. A modern and properly cared for steel tank lasts up to 50 years.
How much does a full set of scuba gear cost?
When purchasing a complete set of new gear, expect the bill to be around $1000 – $2000. Of course, it varies depending on whether you are buying low end or high end items. The cost of renting scuba diving gear also varies per location but in most cases it will only be a fraction of the retail price.
How long does a scuba certification last?
As an PADI Open Water Diver, your certification is good for life. If you do not actively participate in scuba for an extended period of time, however, it’s a good idea to refresh your skills through the PADI ReActivate class.