What do we do for you?
Our professionals offer a wide range of services when it comes to helping you plan and book your next dream diving vacation. We start by having an extensive consultation with you to know exactly what kind of vacation you’re wanting – from there we will research multiple options for you and design a unique and customizable itinerary. From there we can look into flight options, hotels, travel insurance, and anything else you may need. So, how can we help?
For more information and details on what we can help you with please contact us today .
Meet the Team
Meet our team of dive travel professionals that are ready to answer your questions and make your dream dive holiday come true:
Irene is our Manager – she ensures the office runs smoothly and that no detail is overlooked. She attended BCIT (British Columbia Institute of Technology) to earn her Hospitality & Tourism Management Certificate and her Certified Travel Manager’s designation. Having been in the travel industry for 28 years, and with Fly & Sea since 1998 of those years, there’s not much Irene can’t do. Irene design’s the most unique experience for her clients and loves that there’s always something new and exciting going on in the travel world that they can go and experience. The highest compliment you can pay her is to come back to her to book your next trip.
Petra is the head Director of all things Dive Travel. Petra has extensive first-hand dive travel knowledge, having been deeply submerged in the industry since 1990. She co-founded Fly & Sea Dive Adventures back in 1997 and is our go-to for anything travel and dive related.
Arlyn is our Groups Manager. She has been part of our team since 2010 and makes sure that all the details of our group trips are taken care of. From issuing airline tickets to making sure someone is at the destination meeting the group, her attention to detail ensures great group experiences.
Edina joined the Fly and Sea team in April 2020 after many years of diving the local waters. She became a diver when she was 12 years old, after growing up watching her Dad dive and is currently raising the third generation of divers. Edina supports the Groups Dive Travel division and fills the jack of all trades, master of none role. Eager to help make diving dreams come true- she is always ready and able to help wherever she is needed.
Michelle joined us back in January 2018 and is a dive instructor. Michelle has extensive diving knowledge and more dives under her belt than the rest of the staff, combined. She handles many of our individual bookings and continues to come up with new ideas for the unique dive trip combinations that Fly & Sea offers.
The friendly and welcoming voice you hear most times when calling our office belongs to Marian, our admin assistant. She joined us in Summer 2017 and ensures all the administrative tasks are taken care of.
Julie is our Accountant who keeps our finances in order and has been working with us for over 15 years.
Rick joined Fly & Sea Dive Adventures in 2012 with an emphasis on working with and developing partner relationships with U.S. dive retailers and travel sellers. He retired from active sales at the end of 2016 but is still consulting, running group trips, as well as teaching exclusive dive travel business courses. Rick developed the Fly & Sea Dive Adventures Dive Travel Business Course, and Dive Travel Partner Program. He is a former professional underwater photographer and has been a PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer for over 20 years.
As one of the owners, Peter supports the team with his extensive diving and business experience. He has trained scuba instructors as NAUI Course Director, is a PADI Master Instructor and is also Cave Certified by NACD and NSS-CDS.