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With just two weeks left to go in the nominations for DIVE's 2018 Travel Awards, here's a round-up of the latest top 25

Six new destinations, sixteen new resorts and eleven new liveaboards have been nominated in the last couple of weeks, bringing the totals in each category up to 61, 186 and 111 respectively.

The destinations category retains the same top 25 nominees as two weeks ago, but places have changed as the Maldives pushes Egypt out of second place, and a rush of nominations for Malaysia sees them climb the leaderboard. Notable new entries in the dive centre or resort category include Sharm's family run Elite Diving and Yap's Manta Ray Bay Resort. The biggest changes, however, come in the liveaboard category, where it would seem that the Maldives based Carpe Fleet's customers have banded together to get their favourite liveaboards into the top 25 for the first time.

As always, it's not the total number of nominations that counts, but it will secure a spot in the final vote which runs from 1 August. Only a small number of votes separate the bottom 5 in each category, so with two weeks to go before the nominations close, there is still time to make sure your favourites are secure. 

The updated list of the top 25 nominations is as follows:

Destination Dive Centre or Resort  Liveaboard 

same arrow Indonesia
up arrow Maldives
down arrow Egypt
down arrow Philippines
same arrow Costa Rica / Cocos Island
same arrow Mexico
same arrow Papua New Guinea
same arrow Galapagos
up arrow Malaysia
same arrow Bonaire
down arrow Fiji
up arrow Chuuk
up arrow French Polynesia
down arrow Tanzania
down arrow Bahamas
down arrow Cayman Islands
up arrow Malta / Gozo
up arrow Ireland
down arrow Palau
down arrow Australia
down arrow Thailand
down arrow Turks and Caicos
down arrow Azores
down arrow Honduras
same arrow United Kingdom

same arrow Lembeh Resort
same arrow Siladen Resort
same arrow Wakatobi
same arrow Aiyanar Beach & Dive Resort
same arrow Murex Diver Resort Bangka
same arrow Atmosphere Dauin
same arrow Bunaken Oasis Dive Resort and Spa
up arrow Misool
up arrow Walindi Plantation Resort
down arrow Camel Dive Club
down arrow Mafia Island Diving
down arrow Morong Bataan
down arrow OBLU by Atmosphere at Helengeli
up arrow Raja Ampat Dive Lodge
down arrow Aquatci
down arrow Buddy Dive, Bonaire
down arrow Lissenung Island Resort PNG
up arrow Maltaqua
down arrow NAD Lembeh Resort
down arrow Scuba Saraya, Tulamben
down arrow Amun Ini, Bohol, The Philippines
up arrow Cayman BBracbeach resort
up arrow Elite Diving Sharm
down arrow Liquid Salt Divers, Dharavandhoo
up arrow Manta Ray Bay dive resort, Yap

same arrow Sea Hunter
same arrow Argo
same arrow Whirlwind
up arrow Dewi Nusantara
down arrow Hurricane
up arrow Carpe Vita
up arrow Blue Horizon
up arrow Pelagian
down arrow Arenui
up arrow Carpe Novo
down arrow Pindito
up arrow Carpe Diem
down arrow FeBrina
up arrow Blue Fin
up arrow Indo Siren
down arrow Mistral
down arrow Amira
down arrow Blue Melody
down arrow Blue voyager
down arrow Mermaid II
down arrow Damai I
down arrow Mermaid I
up arrow Philippine Siren
up arrow Aquacat
up arrow Galapagos Sky

 DIVE Travel Awards 2018

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