Scuba Diving

All Things Scuba

Currently PADI certified Dive Masters, Joey and I have over 6530 minutes of logged bottom time under our belts and have explored almost every type of aquatic environment. From the rainbow coloured tropical reefs to the dark and dismal fresh water lakes, we love to descend into new adventures every chance we get.

SCUBA DIVING BLOG POSTS
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Some Underwater Statues at the Baiae Underwater Dive Site
Italy: Baiae – Italy’s Own Version of Atlantis

Beneath the waters of the Gulf of Naples are the remains of an ancient Roman civilization lost to the sands of time and guess what? You can dive it!

A Collection of Fishing Buoys in a Boat
Let’s Talk about Surface Markers

Sometimes a dive doesn’t go according to plan and when that happens, it’s important to be seen. Learn all about surface markers and why you should have one.

Two Scuba Divers with a 15 Foot Snow Whale
North Bay’s Whale of a Tale

Find out how a couple of scuba divers made a gigantic snow sculpture to try and turn the tides on plastic use in the city of North Bay.

Looking off the Point at the Old Sow Whirlpool on Deer Island New Brunswick
Canada: Diving in the Bay of Fundy’s Whirlpool

Submerging into the cold waters of Deer Island is one of the best ways to appreciate the vibrant array of colour the Bay of Fundy hides beneath her surface.

A Trio of Divers Gearing Up in their Scuba Stuff
How to be an Eco-Friendly Scuba Diver

It's not easy being green in a day and age where everything is plastic and waste. Let sustainability lead the way as you explore the underwater world.

The Side of a Shipwreck
Albania: Scuba Diving into the Unknown

With the civil unrest a recent memory, few places in the world lay claim to unexplored waters off its coastline. Let Albania help you become an underwater explorer.

Thinking Of A Dive Association To Go With
PADI vs SSI vs NAUI

There are many scuba diving agencies that play a role in training divers. Here is a look at PADI, NAUI and SSI, the top scuba agencies in the world.

Canada: Shore Diving in Halifax, Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia is filled with cold water diving opportunities, particularly around shores of Halifax.

A Macro of a Pouty Fish in the Zeeland Saltwater Lake
Netherlands: Shore Diving in the Province of Zeeland

The world knows the Netherlands for their windmills and clogs, but what is not as well known is the great shore diving in the southern province of Zeeland.

Zombies In The Water of Fredericton
Scuba Preparation for a Zombie Apocalypse

Getting ready for Halloween, scuba diver style, with the PADI Zombie Apocalypse Diver Specialty Course. It's a scuba course that is simply to die for.

Colourful Fish in Croatian Waters
Croatia: Diving in Zadar

The beauty of Croatia’s Dalmatian coast is one thing to drive, another to scuba dive. Suit up and plunge into this country's ocean of adventure.

A Massive School of Barracuda in Italy
Italy: Punta Campanella Scuba Diving

Italy is the cultural hub for art, history, dining and scuba diving. Dive the Amalfi coast and see some of the best kept secrets of the Tyrrhenian Sea.

Nadine Swimming Along The Bottom
So You Wanna be a Scuba Diver?

Thinking about sprouting gills and making the plunge into the underwater world? Find out if your cut out to become an Open Water scuba diver.

The Blue Cylinder Tank of the Italian Y-40 Pool
Italy: Scuba Diving the World’s Deepest Pool

When in Italy make sure to stop at the world's deepest pool, Y-40 the Deep Joy and try your hand at scuba or freediving for a bucket list experience.

Funky Anemone on the Reef in Slovenia
Slovenia: Diving in an Underwater Playground

Submerge yourself into an underwater playground of fun as you explore some of the best shore dives Slovenia has to offer.

The Tail of a Croatian Fish in the Distance
Croatia: Diving Dubrovnik Like a Boss

Vibrant and full of outdoor adventures, Croatia, is a dream to scuba dive. Explore the underwater mystery of the Adriatic Sea in and around Dubrovnik.

A Scorpionfish In The Sponges And Rocks Of Montenegro
Montenegro: Eat, Sleep, Dive, Repeat

Scuba diving in Budva, Montenegro is the perfect place to suit up and dip your toes into a hidden Mediterranean world.

Triton Snail in Greece
Greece: Mission Diving from Zakynthos

Want to step into to cold and clear Mediterranean sea? The Greek island of Zakynthos is the perfect place to take the plunge and spot some rare animals.

Crate With Diver
Greece: My Sister’s First Discover Scuba Diving

Join us for an underwater adventure as we take my sister on her first ever Discover Scuba Diving.

Scuba Diver Heading Out From Under The Museum
Macedonia: Diving the Bay of Bones

Let history and archaeology collide as you plunge into Lake Ohrids Bay of Bones and scuba dive beneath a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Row of Shots
The Jellyfish Shot

Ever wonder what the perfect drink for a scuba diver is?

Crab In Ali's Hand
Nicaragua: Dive into the Laguna Apoyo

Step up your scuba diving game by jumping into the volcanic crater of Nicaragua's Laguna Apoyo.

A School of Fish in the Ocean
Costa Rica: Diving the Catalina Islands

The sea life was plentiful at the Catalina Island's. It was the perfect spot to introduce Dad to Costa Rica's underwater playground!

A Tornado of Fish Surrounding a Scuba Diver at Bat Islands
Costa Rica: Bat Islands Diving

Bat Islands are a collection of volcanic islands off the coast of Costa Rica with some pretty unique diving.

Joey And Ali Scuba Diving Wedding
A Scuba Diver’s Dream Wedding

If you are a scuba diver looking to get married on your surface interval here are some nifty ocean related idea's to incorporate into your special day.

Silfra Fissure with Ladder
Iceland: Scuba the Silfra

Iceland may be close to the Arctic circle, but that didn't stop us from diving into the clearest water on the planet.

Scuba Diving Mask and Fins at the Waters Edge
Cuba: A Little Tropical Dip

Situated in the heart of the Caribbean, Cuba has some beautiful diving opportunities.

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“The best way to observe a fish is to become a fish.”

– Jacques Yves Cousteau

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