Top 5 Stunning Scuba Diving Destinations, Above the Surface

Many destinations are well-known for their brilliant underwater landscapes. Filled with lush coral reefs and countless vibrant marine life, these destinations regularly take divers’ breath away with their underwater beauty. But where should you go if you plan to spend half your vacation time above the water? If you want a getaway that combines amazing…

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Can You Crowdfund a Diving Expedition?

Stories of crowdfunding or crowdsourcing campaigns gone array are all over the internet. People ask the public for money for plastic surgery, a new tractor or a host of other ridiculous things. There is no shortage of stories where requests for money are simply deemed ridiculous and more than a little selfish or entitled. But…

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A Deep Sea Muppet Sighting?

A recent expedition by a team of researchers off the California coast resulted in one of the most unusual and one of the cutest videos ever recorded of a surprising deep sea critter, the so-called stubby squid. Big Google Eyes The team was cruising along the ocean floor roughly 3,000’ feet below the surface when…

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Top Tips and Tricks for Incredible Shore Diving

The summer months are prime time for some potential shore divers who want to explore gorgeous stretches of coastline simply by heading to their favorite beach. While shore diving can seem relatively easy on the surface, there are a number of key considerations and factors that can make a shore dive more difficult than an…

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Is a Scuba Diver Responsible for a Silver Swimming Medal at the Olympics?

The Rio Olympics are in full swing! And while the summer Olympics are known for their drama and inspiring tales throughout the competition, one more unique story has already risen out of the games focuses on an earring, a scuba diver, and an Olympic medal. Lost: Good Luck Charm As the story goes, during the initial…

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Sharing the Water With Famous Scuba Diving Celebrities

I am pretty sure no one goes scuba diving for the possibility of rubbing elbows with a world-famous celebrity! Most divers, go diving for the sheer joy of being miles away from the rest of the world in one of the most beautiful locations on earth while discovering a secretive and active underwater destination that…

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Intl Scuba Diving Hall of Fame Ceremony is Coming to the Caymans

Need a reason to visit the Cayman Islands? How about the Scuba Diving Hall of Fame Ceremony? The date for this annual induction ceremony has been set for September 30, 2016, in the supremely beautiful Cayman Islands. The Who’s Who Visitors who can make the trek will find themselves surrounded by a long roster of…

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Leonardo da Vinci – The World’s First Scuba Diving Fan?

When people think of Leonardo da Vinci, they often envision the obvious, like his iconic Mona Lisa which still hangs in the Louvre. They might also envision his strange flying machines that were created centuries before the Wright Brothers flew over Kitty Hawk in the world’s first aircraft. But did you know that Leonardo da…

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Forget Pokémon Go

Scuba divers who like to spend their time outside of the water playing a game or two will want to try out one of the newest video games to hit the market, an artistic endeavor called ABZÛ. Ocean of Wisdom Translated as “Ocean of Wisdom,” the game was created by seasoned video game developer Matt…

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Cool Remote Liveaboard Destinations

The best scuba diving sites are often the most remote and hardest-to-get to. Miles and miles away from human development and interaction, these global sites are where wildlife flourishes, water remains consistently blue and a world of underwater features are waiting to be discovered by the rare visitor. And the best way to see these sites…

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