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Lizzie

By Lizzie
On: 23rd March, 2018

The Gift Of Time

  • Mexico
  • Socorro Island
  • Baja California
  • Belize
  • Bali
  • Northern Sulawesi
  • Wakatobi
  • Komodo
  • Australia
  • Papua New Guinea
  • Micronesia
  • Palau

Ever wish you could magic up a few extra days of holiday? Well, actually in May you can. And no, we're not suggesting there are now 375 days in the year or that we've secretly located the DeLorean from Back to the Future. With two Bank Holidays, if you take 14 days of holiday in between, you…

Coral Sea Fan
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By Tom
On: 22nd January, 2018

The 8 Best Dive Sites in the World

  • Mexico
  • Micronesia
  • Chuuk Lagoon
  • French Polynesia
  • Tikehau
  • Tanzania
  • Pemba Island
  • Australia
  • Great Barrier Reef
  • Mozambique
  • Rangiroa
  • Indonesia
  • Raja Ampat

Bucket lists are for landlubbers. If you're a diver, and the ocean is your oyster, then you NEED to dive these spots, arguably the greatest dive sites on our blue planet.

Gas mask chuuk lagoon scuba diving
Lizzie

By Lizzie
On: 23rd October, 2017

Halloween Dive Sites

  • Yucatan Peninsula
  • Micronesia
  • Socorro Island
  • Northern Sulawesi
  • Mozambique

It's nearly that time of year again, the last hurdle for commercialised companies before we're bombarded with miles of tinsel, advent calendars and Mariah Carey on repeat. As shops burst at the seams with Halloween tack, this year we invite you to forget trick or treaters, terrible costumes…

Juvenile Lionfish, Night Diving
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By Louisa
On: 31st August, 2012

Types of Diving: Night Diving

  • Chuuk Lagoon
  • Micronesia
  • Papua New Guinea
  • Raja Ampat
  • Wakatobi
  • Northern Sulawesi

Next in the series of Types of Diving is night diving...

Raja Ampat coral and sky
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By Louisa
On: 14th August, 2012

Types of Diving: Liveaboard Diving

  • Andaman Islands
  • India
  • Micronesia

Our new blog series looks at the different types of diving out there and the top places to go to for each. First on the list is liveaboard diving.

Plane Wreck, Chuuk Lagoon
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By Louisa
On: 21st June, 2012

Micronesia: one of the top wreck diving destinations on Earth

  • Chuuk Lagoon
  • Micronesia
  • Yap

Micronesia is without a doubt near the top of most divers bucket list but at the same time, a country that very few people know anything about.

Manta Ray and Diver, Socorro Island
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By Louisa
On: 12th April, 2012

Animal Encounters: Dive with Manta Rays

  • Micronesia
  • Yap
  • Maldives
  • Bali
  • Galapagos Archipelago

To dive with manta rays is near the top of most divers' bucket list and for very good reason: soaring through the water like birds of the sea they are a stunning sight. Manta, meaning blanket in Spanish, appropriately describes the manta ray which can have a wingspan of up to 7.5m and weigh…

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By Nick
On: 10th August, 2011

Chuuk Lagoon Wreck Diving: An Insider’s Guide to the Fujikawa Maru

  • Chuuk Lagoon
  • Micronesia

Guest blogger Charlie Munns, instructor on the Odyssey liveaboard vessel in Micronesia for 2½ years, has completed over 1,500 dives in Chuuk Lagoon, the ultimate wreck diving destination. Charlie explains some of the history of the area and takes us on a virtual tour of his favourite wreck.

Yellow, White and Black Nudibranch
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By Neill
On: 29th October, 2010

Nudibranchs - Facts About The World's Prettiest Slugs

  • Egypt
  • Micronesia
  • Mozambique
  • Philippines
  • Northern Red Sea
  • Dumaguete and Dauin
  • Indonesia

Nudibranchs, sometimes more commonly known as "sea slugs" are some of the hardest creatures to spot on a dive. Although related to snails, these colourful little creatures have ditched the homes they carry on their backs as they have evolved. Similar to land snails, nudibranchs also leave a…