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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 - 12 days 18 hours ago.
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 - 13 days 18 hours ago.
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 - 14 days 18 hours ago.
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/...
Sokcho SCUBA Diving - Mission Impossible in South Korea Sokcho SCUBA Diving - Mission Impossible in South Korea
Marlies-Diveoclock - 8/30/2018 6:13 AM
South Korea’s East coast is the most popular dive area as it’s only a few hours driving from Seoul. While on a mission to dive all the coasts of South Korea this SCUBA diving area turned out to be another mission impossible - even in high season. Finally I succeeded - but was it worth it? diveoclock.com/destinations/Asia/South_Korea/Sokcho/...
It’s Dive o’clock in Baja California, Mexico! It’s Dive o’clock in Baja California, Mexico!
Marlies-Diveoclock - 8/09/2018 9:30 AM
Experience the wild side of Mexico and join us on this exclusive dive trip along the West coast of Mexico, the more budget-friendly alternative of the Galapagos. Get involved in whale shark conservation while snorkeling with them, dive with sea lions and maybe even see dolphins and rays while a marine biologist explains you all about marine life and conservation in this unique area. diveoclock.com/travel/Mexico/Baja_California/...
Everything you Need to Know about Diving on your Period Everything you Need to Know about Diving on your Period
Marlies-Diveoclock - 7/28/2018 4:02 AM
You’ve planned that big scuba vacation and have been looking forward to it for months. The flights are booked, the hotel is paid for, and the liveaboard has been arranged. There’s just one problem. You realize that you’re going to have your period. Is it disaster? Or, can you scuba dive while on your period? Keep on reading to find out all the details you need to know about diving on your period. diveoclock.com/blog/Period/...
Five Sustainable Life Hacks for Women That Save Money Five Sustainable Life Hacks for Women That Save Money
Marlies-Diveoclock - 7/20/2018 1:46 AM
Sea Sisters, let’s do it! Discover how you can live and travel to your next dive destination in a more sustainable way. Reduce your carbon footprint, plastic and fresh water waste with these money saving solutions. Watch those videos and Make Waves for Our Oceans! diveoclock.com/blog/Sustainable_Hacks_Women/...
Snorkeling Tips for Your Next Summer Holiday Snorkeling Tips for Your Next Summer Holiday
Marlies-Diveoclock - 7/12/2018 1:46 AM
Sea, sun and sand without a sunburn! Are you excited about your next beach holiday? Have you packed your new bikini and snorkel set yet? Things to consider when packing for your summer holiday plus tips on seeing more fish! diveoclock.com/blog/Snorkeling_Sun/...
Haenyeo - Seeing the Incredible Women Divers of Jeju Island - South Korea! Haenyeo - Seeing the Incredible Women Divers of Jeju Island - South Korea!
Marlies-Diveoclock - 6/25/2018 10:24 AM
The Haenyeo (women divers), some in their 80s, dive to collect seaweed, shellfish and other seafood in a unique way (Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity by UNESCO). You can still see some of these sea mermaids ’at work’ and learn all about their history and culture in the Haenyeo museum on Jeju island. Continue reading for impressive facts and practical information. diveoclock.com/destinations/Asia/South_Korea/Haenyeo/...
Best Places to Go Diving in 2018 Best Places to Go Diving in 2018
Marlies-Diveoclock - 6/22/2018 8:40 AM
Divers know the thrill of exploring a new world below! With so much big blue ocean to see, where do you even begin? Whether you’re an experienced diver or you’re just getting started, these are the best places to go diving in 2018! diveoclock.com/destinations/World/2018/...
Jeju Island - The Best Diving of South Korea! Jeju Island - The Best Diving of South Korea!
Marlies-Diveoclock - 6/14/2018 10:13 AM
South Korea’s favourite holiday destination and one of the new 7 wonders of nature has a great adventure for you down below the surface. With possible strong currents, not the best visibility and some rock climbing involved - it is not for the faint-hearted - but a MUST DO experience in many ways! diveoclock.com/destinations/Asia/South_Korea/Jeju/...
Zero-to-Hero in SCUBA diving - Pros & Cons Zero-to-Hero in SCUBA diving - Pros & Cons
Marlies-Diveoclock - 6/09/2018 6:04 AM
From a non-diver doing your first try-dive to becoming a SCUBA dive professional, all is possible within a year. There are advantages and disadvantages regarding doing all your dive courses up to divemaster or even dive instructor in one-go. These are a few of the most-heard pros and cons divemaster trainees encounter. diveoclock.com/blog/Zero_to_Hero/...
The #binbagchallenge - Are You Ready to Show Your Love for The Ocean by Accepting this Challenge Tod The #binbagchallenge - Are You Ready to Show Your Love for The Ocean by Accepting this Challenge Tod
Marlies-Diveoclock - 6/06/2018 2:45 AM
When was the last time you saw a beach without trash, went diving without seeing plastic underwater or walked a street without cigarette butts? Unless you live in a place where others get paid to clean-up after you, you are likely to have seen this (fast growing) problem. Now here is the good news: With the #binbagchallenge you can be part of the tipping point. Let’s go viral for our oceans! diveoclock.com/blog/Binbagchallenge/...
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Richcoast - 6/05/2018 4:35 PM
Here at Rich Coast Diving we are always expanding our knowledge. Offering more options for you as a diver to make your trip to Costa Rica and visit Rich Coast a new adventure each time you come back. Of course this also creates reasons to DO come back! Our new challange and adchievement is that […]...