Category Archives: Destinations

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The Mystery of Underwater Paradise

Scuba diving is a sport unlike any other, as it transports you to a magical underwater world of serene beauty and eternal wonder. When it comes to stunning and diverse dive sites, Malaysia is one of the best diving spots on earth. Located in the awesome Coral Triangle of Southeast Asia, Malaysia is teeming with […]

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Historic Wrecks of Scapa Flow

Scapa Flow is a sheltered body of water on the coast line of the Orkney Islands, Scotland. It is around 120 square miles, and is considered one of the world’s great natural harbours. It is relatively shallow, with the sandy bottom not being deeper than 60 metres at any point, and the average depth being […]

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Invasive Lionfish of the Caribbean

The ‘Pterois miles’ and ‘Pterois volitans’ are more commonly known as Lionfish. They are originally endemic to the Indo-Pacific, from the Red Sea to Western Australia, however in the 1980s they were discovered across the Atlantic Ocean on the east coast of the Americas. How the species were introduced to the area is unknown, but […]

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Utila, Honduras

Frequently referred to as the Koh Tao of the Caribbean, Utila is a diver’s paradise, offering competitively priced dive courses from beginner to professional level over beautiful coral reefs. It is the smallest of the ‘Islas de la Bahina’ (Bay Islands in English) after Guanaja and another well-known diving island, Roatan. The chain of islands marks […]

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World Class Dive Sites – Silfra

Although most people consider the best diving to be in the tropics, there are many exceptions. In fact many of the top rated dive sites around the world are found in colder waters. Colder waters offer a completely different diving experience to diving in the tropics. A big difference is that it is less about […]

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Diving at Altitude

When you think of mountain sports you will probably imagine skiing, snowboarding, hiking, rock climbing and mountain biking. It may not be the first thing you think of but scuba diving is a popular mountain sport. Mountain lakes offer many things that diving in the sea cannot offer. First of all mountain lakes are usually […]

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Take a Diving Holiday!

If the reason you got into diving was to explore new places, meet new people and swim around in places that the BBC are showcasing in documentaries such as Blue Planet, then you should seriously consider taking a dive holiday! A good place to start with your planning is to think about what you would […]

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Careless Reef. Hurghada, Egypt

We had an early morning to encompass a 3 dive day and return before sundown. There are not many things I will easily awake for at 4:30am, but the hopes of being the first set of bubbles in the water is one of them! The marine ecosystem is just beginning to pulse with life. We […]

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Learn to Dive in Egypt

Spoiler Alert: If you choose to learn to dive in Egypt, you may get a skewed perspective on diving! There are few places that can offer the varieties of corals and up close encounters with marine life like the experience you will find in the Red Sea. However that should only be an encouragement when […]