Becoming a certified scuba diver is the first step in unlocking the door to an amazing world that only a small percentage of the earth's population will ever see. The ocean is the planet's last front... Read more
St, Lucia has so many amazing scuba diving sites just off the coast, ranging from easy to challenging. Keyhole Pinnacles is comprised of 4 seamounts rising from amazing depths to just a few feet from... Read more
When you go scuba diving it can be frustrating when, for instance, you visit a wreck and find yourself floating down to the sea bed. A shipwreck often sits on the sea bead floor but some of the more ... Read more
Over the past 20 years there have been many advances in the scuba diving world because of the availability of diving with enriched nitrox air. Put into simple terms, nitrox is air with more oxygen in... Read more
Located between Britain and Ireland, the Isle of Man offers world-class diving spots rich in diverse marine life and underwater attractions. There are only two ways to reach the island: by ferry or b... Read more
Underwater geocaches can be found in the waters of more than a dozen countries, from Indonesia to South Africa to Spain, but "there's just not that many of them out there right now," said Chris Waggo... Read more
Roatan is an island just off the north coast of the Central American country of Honduras. It is surrounded by several other islands, most of which are smaller, and include Utila, Guanaja, Hog Island... Read more
The National Commission of Aquaculture and Fisheries (Conapesca) decided to ban the fishing of all shark species in federal waters on both coasts in order to contribute to the conservation of the res... Read more
I recently had the opportunity of paddleboarding the beautiful waters of Honduras.
While residing on the islands of Roatan and Utila for six months, I ate, drank and slept scuba diving. And wh... Read more
The Virgin Islands Coral Reef National Monument is a U.S. National Monument located off Saint John, Virgin Islands.
The clear waters surrounding Saint John support a diverse and complex system of cor... Read more
Michael here at TheScubaDivingDirectory.com is heading, from Roatan, over to Utila next week for some diving.
Michaels heading there to check out the diving and to meet our 3 newest Dive Centers and r... Read more
Dive Holidays come only a few days a year. So if the opportunity presents itself, one should take advantage and plan a getaway to remember. It is particularly enticing to see pristine waters and pow... Read more
The Bunaken National Marine Park was established in 1991 and is among the first of Indonesia's growing system of marine parks. The park has a surface area of 89,065 hectares, 97% of which is o... Read more
The charm of Jordan and its neighboring countries lie in the sand dunes of deserts and the waves of the Red Sea. While many associate Jordan and Middle Eastern countries with vast areas of sand, the... Read more
Scripps Institution of Oceanography / University of California, San Diego
It's time to celebrate our big blue ocean!Birch Aquarium at Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego, will mark Worl... Read more
Wreck of the RMS Rhone - (Salt Island)The most famous dive site in the BVIs is located off Salt Island near Black Rock. This is considered to be one of the best wreck dives in the Caribbean and was t... Read more
Officials from the Caribbean island of Dominica have announced that the 18th annual Dive Festival event will take place this July. The popular annual event provides scuba divers with option for a mid... Read more
Along the entire length of Ambergris Caye the reef is comprised of spectacular three dimensional coral formations which include canyons, grottoes and tunnels. Curiously, the more common reef f... Read more
Dahab, the famous town of the Red Sea Riviera, is a great diving holiday destination for the experienced diver and for someone wanting to obtain their scuba diving certification. World-famous dive si... Read more
Fiji is synonymous with scuba diving and for great reasons too. With over 300 small unique islands that are highly distinct from each other, Fiji holds an endless charm for scuba divers and sea explo... Read more
Crete is the largest and most populated island in Greece's Mediterranean link of islands. Its warm waters offer virtually ideal year-round diving conditions. In the winter months of December and Janu... Read more
-Abundant fearless wildlife, visitors can get up close and personal to some of the world's rarest animals.
-Galapagos is home to the only surviving giant Pinta tortoise, 'Lonesome Ge... Read more
Cano Island is a National Marine Park and is protected by the Government and the National Park Service and therefore there is no fishing allowed there. Because of its remote location it is considered... Read more
WASHINGTON (Jan. 5, 2011) — Humane Society International, The Humane Society of the United States and the Humane Society Legislative Fund applaud President Barack Obama for signing an important... Read more
These breathtaking pictures capture divers blowing beautiful bubbles - at a bizarre underwater competition.
They were taken at the first ever King Of The Bubble contest, which requires contestants to... Read more
The experience of scuba diving and the variety of dive sites which are spread across the world mean that it is only natural that you’ll probably be flying before and after your trip. Whilst you... Read more
Few people can disagree that Hawaii boasts one of the top diving destinations in the world. It's amazingly diverse ecosystems contain much marine life that can be found nowhere else in the world. Add... Read more
You may already be fairly convinced that scuba diving is thrilling, with you able to enter a mysterious marine world where life is very different from that of on land. However, if you’re lookin... Read more
Palau, located in the Pacific Ocean 500 miles east of the Philippines, is a top spot for divers. Whether you’re very experienced or are a novice looking for new dive resorts and scuba diving ex... Read more
The life-sustaining natural systems in the region of Palau have reached a critical tipping point that calls for immediate action and long-term support. If this call goes unheard, Micronesian island p... Read more
PAPETOAI POINTThe best spot for beginners and lessons in the lagoon. On a white sand valley, coral patches with a lot of small coloured fish are waiting for you. A little bit deeper, you will encount... Read more