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Louisa Fisher

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By Louisa
On: 18th June, 2018

An Oasis In The Red Sea

  • Southern Red Sea

I have been lucky enough to dive in some incredible spots around the world but up until last year, I had never made it to the Red Sea so I was extremely excited when I had the opportunity to visit the Oberoi Sahl Hasheesh, a firm favourite of ours at Original Travel and Original Diving. My…

Bazaruto Beach
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By Louisa
On: 12th December, 2016

The best of Mozambique

  • Mozambique
  • Southern Mozambique & Bazaruto Archipelago
  • Northern Mozambique & Quirimbas Archipelago

Having visited Mozambique for the first time 8 years ago, I was very excited be going back to further explore the country's incredible coastline and underwater world. Following my trip in October, I am delighted to say that it did not disappoint and there were several highlights that I would…

Papua New Guinea culture
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By Louisa
On: 18th May, 2016

The Wonders of Papua New Guinea

  • Papua New Guinea
  • Milne Bay
  • Tufi

Since arriving at Original Diving in 2012, Papua New Guinea has always been at the top of my travel list. Not only did the diving appeal, but the wildlife and culture is so varied that I was eager to experience it all (I have David Attenborough to thank for a lot of this!) Luckily, last…

Maldives Beach Hut and Walkway
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By Louisa
On: 4th March, 2015

Luxury Island-Hopping in the Maldives

  • Maldives

In December I was lucky enough to head out to the Maldives to review some of the hotels we already feature and to explore some new ones. The Maldives is one of my favourite spots on earth: incredible luxury resorts, stunning scenery and of course, world-class diving. It is everything that…

Turtle Swimming, Philippines
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By Louisa
On: 15th October, 2014

Dauin Diving: Atmosphere Resort and Spa

  • Philippines
  • Dumaguete and Dauin

Following my trip in the Philippines, a couple of resorts really stuck out to me as being the essence of what 'Dive in Style' is all about. In my previous blog, I mentioned a resort called Atmosphere Resort and Spa on Negros island but I wanted to expand on what I wrote there to explain…

Reef coral, Philippines
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By Louisa
On: 11th September, 2014

Our New Philippines Diving Destinations

  • Moalboal
  • Palawan
  • Philippines
  • Malapascua

In May, I went on a trip out to the Philippines to explore some new diving destinations to add to our current Philippines dive offering. I was absolutely blown away by some of the dive spots and hotels that I found and here is an overview of each.

Colourful Hermit Crab, Tanzania
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By Louisa
On: 28th March, 2014

Our Diving News – notes on 2013 and hopes for 2014

  • Bahamas
  • Caribbean
  • Mexico
  • Mozambique
  • Philippines
  • Tanzania

With a brilliant start to 2014 we thought it was time to update you on our diving news, both on how we got on last year with the new places we visited and our hopes for an exciting 2014.

Feet on beach
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By Louisa
On: 7th February, 2014

Family diving holidays

Are you trying to think of a new idea for your family holiday which involves a bit more than just lying on a beach? Well then look no further because we, at Original Diving, believe that one of the best family holidays you can have is a diving one.

Underwater World with Coral and Tropical Fish
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By Louisa
On: 18th December, 2013

Top spots for marine life in the Philippines

  • Donsol
  • Palawan
  • Philippines

The high season has just begun in the Philippines and runs until June each year with clear blue skies and the opportunity to experiences the Philippines and its marine life. With 7,000 islands the diving opportunities are incredible and here are our top picks for the chance to encounter some…

Hard and Soft Coral with Sponges
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By Louisa
On: 19th November, 2013

Diving Tulamben in North East Bali

Following on from my trip overview blog of diving in Bali and Lombok, I wanted to focus on the area that I was most impressed in Bali: the east coast diving. I visited several resorts around the region, including Siddhartha and Scuba Seraya resort, but what really stood out to me was the…