The hardest skill to master as a SUCBA diver is buoyancy control. That mid-water, floating-in-space, horizontal body position may look effortless, but learning to do it can be tricky and confusing. Buoyancy control is also the most important diving skill; in fact, it is the essence of diving, and a diver without buoyancy control is

On average, a scuba diver can expect a tank of air to last around one hour. But there is nothing average about scuba diving. Strong currents and deeper dives can affect this, as can cautious situations. New divers can go through a tank in 15 minutes, especially if they do not breathe easily. This is

The Maldives. The name of this country alone conjures up images that make most dive enthusiasts float away on a SCUBA daydream. These isolated atolls in the middle of the immense Indian Ocean have sat firmly among the top five tropical dive locations worldwide for decades. This is the place to go for big and

Tropical weather, warm water, crystal clear +100ft visibility, healthy colorful reef, giant corals, hundreds of different species of marine life and all you have to do is kick back and relax, letting the currents drift you along and enjoy the view. This is what diving in Cozumel is like. Add to that the cheap airfare from

Who doesn’t like to dive in wrecks? I always get that eerie “Indiana Jones” feeling every time I visit an underwater wreck. You enter a world of mystery, exploring and peeking around every corner, wondering which animals you might encounter next, hiding in the shadows and the different chambers. Each wreck is abundant with marine

There’s nothing a diver parent wants more that for his little kid to join him / her underwater. If you’re like most parents, most likely you didn’t have as much time to actually go diving since the little angel was born. Let’s face it, they’re quite a handful. So I bet you have this whole

The island of gods is famous for its culture, beaches, temples and of course the party area Kuta. It also offers a variety of world class diving where almost every diver will find sites which suit their needs. While the western part of the island is famous for surfing, the east and north coasts are

Imagine waking up in a tropical paradise, grabbing your dive gear, loading a couple of tanks on the back of your pick-up truck and heading out to explore the wonderful treasures hidden underwater around the island! This is what your average day looks like in Bonaire! No time limit, no tank limit, just you and the