Northwest of Kauai, the tiny island of Ni'ihau and its neighbor, Lehua Rock, have some of Hawaii's best diving. Known as the Forbidden Island, divers will find sheer drop-offs, healthy corals, the chance to see pelagic and maybe a glimpse of the elusive and endangered Hawaiian monk seal.0 3
What to expect when boarding for a trip to Raja Ampat, 'The realm of the Four Kings'. Nowhere in the world will you find the biodiversity found here underwater, but sometimes the plankton-rich areas are challenging dives. A bit of preparation before you leave can help you make this a dream destination!2 5
My pick of photographs by one of our most active users - known on diveadvisor as 'Alish'.0 13
Just off the Costa Brava, and easy to reach from L’Estartit, the Medes Islands are one of the best places to dive in Spain. Consisting of two main islands and several islets, this archipelago is a marine reserve and has special diving regulations, resulting in beautiful, untouched scenery, wealthy in marine life.0 1
Each year, between January and March, sardines congregate off Isla Mujeres, Mexico, attracting the fastest fish ever recorded. Sailfish feed on these bait balls, and divers seek out snorkeling experiences to watch these sleek and elegant fish dart through the water, feasting on sardines.3 4
Every dive site is like a new world to a scuba diver. As scuba divers that have journeyed around the world, diving in some of the most popular dive sites, we can genuinely say – and all scuba divers can back us up here- that every diver has a unique experience in each site. Also, whether you’ve dived once in a site, or a hundred times, each dive is just as unique. So think of all the stories you can share just from one dive trip!
Your whole trip revolves around what dive site you’re visiting. Just think of all the planning and spending that goes into a dive trip. So choosing the right dive site is crucial; not to mention, so much fun! Researching different dive sites to choose the most exotic, reading through other divers’ reviews and stories about those sites, and most exciting of all, viewing underwater pictures of the different sea creatures divers’ encountered, hoping that you’ll encounter them too!
Here we share with you our most interesting stories and experiences in the most exotic dive sites around the world. Mostly, we just want to entertain you with our adventures, but who knows? Maybe you’ll add a couple of these sites to your bucket list.
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