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Vietnam Tours
svietnam - 1 day 22 hours ago.
Discover Vietnam With Your Own Personal Guide Our Vietnam tours are personal, interesting, customized with flexibility and offer the best value for your money. Vietnam tour packages are programmed with the optimized and comfortable itinerary, safety, and saving that ensures you will not miss the major tourist destinations for your proper time. If you want to set up your own tours to Vietnam, please let us know what you have in mind then we will plan the wonderful trip just for you. We provide a ...
Jacks At The Table, Hafsa Thila, Maldives Jacks At The Table, Hafsa Thila, Maldives
divehappy - 18 days 13 hours ago.
Jacks At The Table, Hafsa Thila, Maldives – image © Chris Mitchell While corals in the Maldives have been badly hit by El Nino and other climate events, the fish life is abundant with big schools of fish a common sight. Hafsa Thila is one of the most popular dive sites in the Maldives for just this reason. (Maldives, 2011) The post Jacks At The Table, Hafsa Thila, Maldives appeared first on Dive Happy....
Diver with hard corals, Tubbataha Reef, Philippines Diver with hard corals, Tubbataha Reef, Philippines
divehappy - 25 days 13 hours ago.
Diver with hard corals, Tubbataha Reef, Philippines – image © Chris Mitchell More famously known for its vertiginous walls and the chance of seeing Big Stuff, the UNESCO-protected Tubbataha Reef also has a smorgasbord of healthy corals in the shallows (Tubbataha Reef, 2015) The post Diver with hard corals, Tubbataha Reef, Philippines appeared first on Dive Happy....
Incoming Manta Rays, Rangali Madivaru, Maldives Incoming Manta Rays, Rangali Madivaru, Maldives
divehappy - 1/22/2019 9:00 AM
Incoming Manta Rays, Rangali Madivaru, Maldives – image © Chris Mitchell To see one manta ray is lucky, to see four of them sweeping over your head only inches your way is a life-defining moment. Rangali Madivaru is one of the many manta ray cleaning stations in the Maldives that, if you get lucky and stay very still, the mantas will go about their lives as if you’re not there. (Maldives, 2011) The post Incoming Manta Rays, Rangali Madivaru, Maldives appeared first on Dive Happy...
GoPro for videos while diving.
Candyman217 - 12/23/2018 11:49 AM
Hello all, Im getting started with diving and would like to video my first few dives post training dives. Is there a best setup of equipment? Is there a preferred video/photo taking device that would surpass the GoPro? I understand a hand mount would be better than a mask mount so I can get a better point and shoot. I understand there is some limit to what a GoPro can do and battery life is a problem, but price point wise I feel like this is a better option. Bring on the knowledge!! Thanks...
2018 Market Share of Scuba Certification Agencies (PADI, SSI, NAUI) 2018 Market Share of Scuba Certification Agencies (PADI, SSI, NAUI)
Greg - 12/22/2018 10:44 AM
According to the certifications added by scuba divers on DiveBuddy.com, the following list indicates the percentage market share by each certification agency. Only the unique certification agencies were counted for each diver. For example, if a diver listed 3 different certifications with PADI and 1 for DAN, the list below includes 1 for PADI and 1 for DAN. All types of certifications were included (entry, advanced, tech, recreational). Link to larger graph Sample size: 3747 unique scuba divers ...
Aruba Lionfish Derby 2018
mexdiver13 - 12/18/2018 11:35 PM
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DCDiveShow Lineup DCDiveShow Lineup
usdiveshows - 12/11/2018 12:55 PM
DCDiveShow Theater Entertainment Line-up _ A Woman’s Voice February 23, 2019 DC Convention Center, Washington, DC Back in the 1970s, a diving catalog referred to scuba diving as “A Man’s World.” Not anymore. The Baltimore DC Dive Show (DCDiveShow.com) has gathered some of the world’s most prominent underwater adventurers, award winning photographers and film makers, shark ecologist and explorers. For the most part they reside within the mid-Atlantic region. All are women! “I couldn’t be more exc...
Best Scuba Diving Sites Around Tokyo Best Scuba Diving Sites Around Tokyo
joannemiller - 11/27/2018 4:29 AM
Japan is well known for its unique traditional culture, excellent cuisine and hospitality. It is also famous for its megacities and advanced technology which you will experience first-hand with self-opening taxi doors. But beyond the bustling city life in Tokyo, you can also have an amazing diving adventure on the islands that are a few hours ride by train from Tokyo. Keep reading to discover some of the best scuba diving sites around Tokyo. Osezaki Bay Osezaki is located on Izu Peninsula, which...
25 Funny Christmas Presents for SCUBA Divers 25 Funny Christmas Presents for SCUBA Divers
Marlies-Diveoclock - 11/21/2018 4:02 PM
From Ugly Christmas sweaters especially for SCUBA divers to the most hilarious calendar of 2019. These dive related items are just too funny not to share. Put them on your Christmas list or surprise your dive buddy with one of these items. diveoclock.com/blog/Christmas_Gifts/...
50 Inspiring Gifts For SCUBA Divers! 50 Inspiring Gifts For SCUBA Divers!
Marlies-Diveoclock - 11/21/2018 4:02 PM
Are you looking for a special gift to give to a SCUBA diver? Maybe a little present for your dive buddy’s Birthday or a special thank you after a great dive trip or dive course? As an experienced dive instructor I have listed some of the best marine life books and dive trip accessories divers would love to receive. diveoclock.com/blog/Gifts_SCUBA_Divers/...
Izu Ocean Park - Tips For Relaxed Diving at This Awesome Spot in Japan Izu Ocean Park - Tips For Relaxed Diving at This Awesome Spot in Japan
Marlies-Diveoclock - 11/05/2018 3:25 AM
With easy access from Tokyo it is no surprise the famous Izu peninsula and Izu islands are a hot spot for SCUBA diving lovers. With a high marine diversity reachable by shore diving you can expect busy days. SCUBA Diving at Izu Ocean Park, often mentioned as THE BEST of Izu, and how to avoid the crowds! diveoclock.com/destinations/Asia/Japan/Izu/...
Ama Divers - Where to See and Explore the Women Divers of Japan Ama Divers - Where to See and Explore the Women Divers of Japan
Marlies-Diveoclock - 11/04/2018 3:25 AM
The ama ’women divers’ have been around for 3000 to 5000 years. While skin diving (free diving) these women collect seafood and pearl oysters. You can experience this hoped-for UNESCO intangible cultural heritage at various places, pick your favourite or visit them all. diveoclock.com/destinations/Asia/Japan/Ama/...
Fuji Five Lakes - SCUBA Diving Japan’s Haunted Mansion Fuji Five Lakes - SCUBA Diving Japan’s Haunted Mansion
Marlies-Diveoclock - 11/03/2018 3:25 AM
The scenic Fuji Five Lakes area holds breathtaking sceneries of Mount Fuji. Why conquer the mountain if you can explore it’s depths?! Let’s SCUBA Dive in one of the Fuji Five Lakes. From volcanic rock formations to a spooky dive area that looks like straight from a horror movie and if you like Japanese folklore, try to find Mossy - the lake monster of Lake Motosu. diveoclock.com/destinations/Asia/Japan/Fuji/...
Exploring Japan’s Shikoku Region Below The Surface Exploring Japan’s Shikoku Region Below The Surface
Marlies-Diveoclock - 10/10/2018 8:03 AM
Shikoku island is all about exploring nature. From stunning hidden valleys and seemingly endless mountain ranges to rugged Pacific coastlines with natural whirlpools. Time to see what’s hidden beneath the waves. diveoclock.com/destinations/Asia/Japan/Shikoku/...
Get out there and dive!
SKubaSteve - 9/22/2018 5:54 PM
  You’ll notice that both the Under Pressure Dive Blog and the associated podcast “Under Pressure Divecast” have been dormant for quite a while. I’d love to tell you that I’ve been working on a super secret, awesome diving project that was about to be unveiled. Spoiler alert: I don’t. I have enjoyed writing the […]...
Fukuoka SCUBA Diving in Japan Fukuoka SCUBA Diving in Japan
Marlies-Diveoclock - 9/20/2018 2:34 AM
Fukuoka is one of the major cities of Japan although it is not on the list of many tourists. It’s more local and personal, just like SCUBA diving around here. Experience local culture, learn some Japanese and a bit of glamping! diveoclock.com/destinations/Asia/Japan/Fukuoka/...
Ishigaki SCUBA Diving with Manta Rays, Okinawa - Japan Ishigaki SCUBA Diving with Manta Rays, Okinawa - Japan
Marlies-Diveoclock - 9/13/2018 5:14 AM
Tropical Japan in the far South offers undiscovered paradise, stunning beach escapes and turquoise blue waters. Maybe you have heard of Okinawa as a popular dive and holiday destination, but there are countless more remote islands to discover above and below. Ishigaki ’Manta island’ and it’s coral reef reviewed by a pro. diveoclock.com/destinations/Asia/Japan/Ishigaki/...
Terra Crab Farm In Sokcho - Gotta Love The Smiling Crabs! Terra Crab Farm In Sokcho - Gotta Love The Smiling Crabs!
Marlies-Diveoclock - 9/07/2018 5:14 AM
The name crab farm might raise an eyebrow but in this case it does not represent farming crabs for eating. This is an ecology experience center where you can learn all about the local crabs in a beautiful facility build with love from recycled materials by a local Hwangto artist. diveoclock.com/destinations/Asia/South_Korea/Crab_Farm/...
K-26 in South Korea - Explore Asia’s Deepest Diving Pool K-26 in South Korea - Explore Asia’s Deepest Diving Pool
Marlies-Diveoclock - 9/06/2018 10:19 AM
Do you think swimming pools are boring and only for training dives? Think again! Some swimming pools are deep enough to log as a real dive. In South Korea there is even a pool that goes down to 26 meters / 85 feet. Fun diving in the deepest swimming pool of Asia: K-26! diveoclock.com/destinations/Asia/South_Korea/K26/...