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Diving the G-spot on Barbados! Diving the G-spot on Barbados!
Marlies-Diveoclock - 3/25/2017 2:29 PM
Barbados is the most Eastern Caribbean island, known for an amazing number of wrecks and great visibility. What you might not know it that there are some beautiful coral reefs as well, with the G-spot as one of the highlights. It is called the G-spot for a reason! diveoclock.com/destinations/Caribbean/Barbados_Gspot/...
Taking the next step: Intro to Technical Diving! Taking the next step: Intro to Technical Diving!
Marlies-Diveoclock - 3/01/2017 12:26 PM
What is your deepest dive? Going deep is not difficult, but solving problems at those depths is. Extreme diving for beginners and my first attempt with technical diving skills! diveoclock.com/blog/Intro_Tech/...
Book cover The Spanish had the Philippines as a colony for over 500 years. Originally ruled from Spa
scubadivingnomad - 2/20/2017 7:16 PM
Book cover The Spanish had the Philippines as a colony for over 500 years. Originally ruled from Spanish Mexico, it has a blend of cultures not seen elsewhere in Asia. Today, the Philippines is a predominate Catholic country. Over 80% of the people are Catholic with another more than 10% other christian faiths. This can be seen in the week long Holy Week celebrations, the observance of All Hallows Day and the 3 month long lead up to Christmas. This small selection of churches located in the Prov...
Exploring The Best Dive Sites of Curaçao, Dutch Caribbean! Exploring The Best Dive Sites of Curaçao, Dutch Caribbean!
Marlies-Diveoclock - 2/18/2017 2:42 PM
The north-western part of Curaçao offers the healthiest and dense coral cover, time to explore some of the best dive sites around here! Watamula by boat and Playa Kalki (Alice in Wonderland) by shore diving! diveoclock.com/destinations/Caribbean/Curacao/...
5 Awesome Dive & Snorkel trips around the world! 5 Awesome Dive & Snorkel trips around the world!
Marlies-Diveoclock - 2/10/2017 2:42 PM
Are you looking for some real special dives? How about night diving without a light or helping turtles? No special certification required, just an adventurous mind! diveoclock.com/blog/Awesome_dives/...
New Dive Experience: Fluorescent Night Diving on Bonaire! New Dive Experience: Fluorescent Night Diving on Bonaire!
Marlies-Diveoclock - 2/05/2017 2:42 PM
Imagine yourself diving in a psychedelic rave party underwater. Searching for fluorescent critters and mind-blowing corals! UV night diving explained + simple photography tips. diveoclock.com/destinations/Caribbean/Bonaire_Fluorescent/...
Counting fish in the name of science on Bonaire! Counting fish in the name of science on Bonaire!
Marlies-Diveoclock - 2/03/2017 2:42 PM
There is an ongoing underwater monitoring project in the Dutch Caribbean which you can join. The only thing you need to do is count some fish! How cool! diveoclock.com/destinations/Caribbean/Bonaire_MOO/...
Snorkeling in a Mangrove forest on Bonaire! Snorkeling in a Mangrove forest on Bonaire!
Marlies-Diveoclock - 2/02/2017 2:42 PM
One of the things you have to do when you are on Bonaire is mangrove snorkeling. It is a perfect way to end your dive holiday. Kayak to a secluded bay to explore future marine life generations! diveoclock.com/destinations/Caribbean/Bonaire_Mangrove/...
Watching the Ostracods glow on Bonaire! Watching the Ostracods glow on Bonaire!
Marlies-Diveoclock - 2/01/2017 2:42 PM
A few days after full moon a phenomena happens underwater in the Caribbean Sea. This is something every SCUBA diver should experience ones in his life! Read more about Ostracods and how to organize this special dive! diveoclock.com/destinations/Caribbean/Bonaire_Ostracods/...
Churches of Pampanga Philippines Churches of Pampanga Philippines
scubadivingnomad - 12/04/2016 8:27 AM
St James the Apostle Church: Betis, Guagua Pampanga This church is considered one of the finest remaining example of a Colonial Spanish Church. The details in the ceiling paintings and the quality of the carvings behind the alter attracted the devoted and art lovers alike. Churches of Pampanga PhilippinesFrom the late 1500’s to 1898, the Philippines were a colony of Spain. The Spanish’s mandate from the Pope was to find new lands and convert the heathens to Christianity. At the time,...
The Cobbler’s Children Have No Shoes The Writer No Blogs The Cobbler’s Children Have No Shoes The Writer No Blogs
scubadivingnomad - 11/21/2016 10:06 PM
As a writer, This point came home to me as I visited different exhibitors at the DEMA show last week. DEMA is the Dive Equipment Manufacturers Association. Each year they have an annual convention and a trade show. It attracts thousands upon thousands of individuals and companies from around the world. It is not a consumer show, but one that is meant to bring together professionals in the industry. I was there with a media pass and as I talked to different people in the industry I realized that ...
Visiting a Turtle Hospital in Florida! Visiting a Turtle Hospital in Florida!
Marlies-Diveoclock - 11/21/2016 2:45 PM
Right in the middle of the Florida Keys there is a operating turtle hospital for the rescue, rehabilitation and release of sea turtles. The Turtle Hospital on Marathon Key has its own turtle ambulances, surgery room and intensive care! diveoclock.com/blog/Turtle_Hospital/...
Diving into the History of SCUBA! Diving into the History of SCUBA!
Marlies-Diveoclock - 11/21/2016 2:45 PM
If you like SCUBA diving, do not miss out on this museum explaining all about the history of exploring the underwater world! diveoclock.com/blog/Diving_museum/...
Second Lobster Diver Of The Night
PSD - 11/21/2016 2:11 PM
November 18, 2016 Once everyone was back on board, Nice Bob decided to move to a better spot a few minutes down the coast. The visibility looked good on the surface; I was the first one over board. Logged SCUBA Dive #504 Solo Diving SECRET LOCATION: 41 73 20 74 68 65 20 43 61 […]...
Finally! A Lobster Boat and a Lobster Dive!
PSD - 11/19/2016 6:32 PM
November 18, 2016 Sorry for slacking lately! I’ve had some issues other than diving to take care of, and since this blog is only a small tax write off, I am forced to keep my regular job as a full time peon. Chipper told me about a lobster boat that Nice Bob was chartering and […]...
SCUBA Diving in the Florida Keys! SCUBA Diving in the Florida Keys!
Marlies-Diveoclock - 10/29/2016 11:04 PM
Exploring the Florida Keys! Find out where to dive, what to see and how much it costs! diveoclock.com/destinations/USA/Florida/Florida_Keys/...
Muck diving at the Blue Heron Bridge in Florida! Muck diving at the Blue Heron Bridge in Florida!
Marlies-Diveoclock - 10/28/2016 11:04 PM
Searching for critters two weeks after Hurricane Matthew, with construction work and heavy rain carrying a surface buoy in surface current! diveoclock.com/destinations/USA/Florida/Blue_Heron_Bridge/...
Cuddling with Manatees in Homosassa, Florida! Cuddling with Manatees in Homosassa, Florida!
Marlies-Diveoclock - 10/27/2016 11:04 PM
Imagine yourself swimming with sea cows! They are round, big and super sweet. The most amazing trip! diveoclock.com/destinations/USA/Florida/Homosassa/...
Overfishing: Extinction of Most Species by 2048
Richcoast - 10/27/2016 6:00 PM
Fishing is a way of life essential to the livelihood and food security of 200 million people who mainly live in developing countries. One of five people on Earth depends on fish as the main source of protein. However, the ocean is not limitless and we are catching fish faster than they can reproduce; the […]...
Kelp forests and lobster diving in Malibu, California! Kelp forests and lobster diving in Malibu, California!
Marlies-Diveoclock - 10/10/2016 3:12 PM
Sunny Malibu Beach, along the South Pacific highway and close to Los Angeles, Santa Monica and Hollywood, offers some very interesting diving! diveoclock.com/destinations/North_America/USA/California_Malibu/...