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Six Weeks To Go And The Clock Is Ticking

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Some big changes at the top of the leaderboards since the end-of-August update - what a difference two weeks can make - and there's six more to go...

Although Indonesia, somewhat expectedly, is out in front in the Destinations category, Mexico has overtaken Egypt for the first time since voting began. Papua Explorers has shot into first place in the Dive Centre / Resort category and Coralia has knocked last year's winner, Dewi Nusantara, off top spot in the Liveaboards vote. 'Two months to go' from the last update seemed like forever, but now we're down to six weeks, and the clock is ticking...

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DIVE Travel Awards 2019

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