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Ishigaki SCUBA Diving with Manta Rays, Okinawa - Japan Ishigaki SCUBA Diving with Manta Rays, Okinawa - Japan
Marlies-Diveoclock - 5 days 13 hours ago.
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 - 11 days 13 hours ago.
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 - 12 days 8 hours ago.
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 - 19 days 12 hours ago.
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/...
Disabled Divers DDI
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 […]...
The SCUBA Show Returns To Long Beach – June 23-24
PSD - 6/01/2018 4:11 AM
The SCUBA Show is once again coming back to the Long Beach Convention Center, June 23-24! I used to be a regular attendee, but after the show kept looking the same year after year, I stopped going for a few years. I plan on going back this year, probably on Sunday, June 24th. I will […]...
SCUBA QUIZ: Shark Facts! SCUBA QUIZ: Shark Facts!
Marlies-Diveoclock - 2/20/2018 1:53 PM
Have you ever seen a shark while diving? They are magnificent creatures, on top of the marine food chain and unfortunately often misunderstood. Test your knowledge about sharks and see if you can answer these 10 questions right! diveoclock.com/quiz/23_Sharks/...
Back In The Water – I Hope This Is A Trend
PSD - 2/19/2018 4:52 AM
It was Paris Hilton’s birthday yesterday; she is a fellow SCUBA diver, so Happy Birthday Paris Hilton, and congratulations on your engagement and not hooking up with me! Yeah, she is not one of my six readers, but it’s the thought that counts. There has been a lot of crap going on in my life, […]...
SCUBA QUIZ: SCUBA Diving Movies! SCUBA QUIZ: SCUBA Diving Movies!
Marlies-Diveoclock - 1/30/2018 3:28 PM
Are you a fan of dive related movies and documentaries about our oceans? Have you seen a few? Test your knowledge about SCUBA diving movies by guessing the right names! diveoclock.com/quiz/22_Movies/...
5 Confessions of a Dive Instructor! 5 Confessions of a Dive Instructor!
Marlies-Diveoclock - 12/30/2017 2:58 PM
Have you noticed how some divers always seem to know best? In Facebook groups or at diving boats discussions often run high. Many divers want to share their knowledge and experience in a way there is no room for other opinions. So in contrary, let me share five hilarious things I have learned this year - time for some confessions of a dive instructor! diveoclock.com/blog/Confessions/...
Christmas Time is Scuba Time
Richcoast - 12/24/2017 2:52 PM
That time of the year has almost made it down to Rich Coast Diving. Christmas time. Or as we like to call it… that time of the year where EVERYBODY wants to go diving. We will be diving. Everyday. 3 times. Non-stop. Busy days. These are the things we here at Rich Coast live for. […]...