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Scuba Diving with Mantas in the Maldives

Scuba Diving with Mantas in the Maldives

6 June, 2013 at 6:51 am 0 comments

This post comes to us from guest blogger Chris Alstrand. You can follow Chris’ diving adventures on the blog The Dive Shack Tides   Lesley and I have a routine before a trip starts and it goes something like this: pack gear, weigh it, take a few items out, reweigh […]

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ScubaEarth Featured Dive Site: Manta Bay

ScubaEarth Featured Dive Site: Manta Bay

30 May, 2013 at 11:26 pm 0 comments

The current Featured ScubaEarth Dive Site is Manta Bay, located just off Nusa Penida, Bali, Indonesia. Situated within a short boat trip from Bali and the surrounding islands, this spot is a favorite for many divers. Rated as a ’5 star dive’ by ScubaEarth users, this is a dive site that should […]

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Diving Egypt and the Red Sea

Diving Egypt and the Red Sea

28 May, 2013 at 2:19 am 0 comments

Locate a PADI Dive Shop in Egypt Diving Egypt and the Red Sea Egypt probably needs very little introduction, we all probably remember the great civilisation that it left us in school history books. The pyramids, the Sphinx, the great river Nile and in modern times the Suez canal, do I need […]

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Coral Reefs 101

Coral Reefs 101

24 May, 2013 at 6:00 am 0 comments

Coral reefs offer endless exploration opportunities for divers. It’s fascinating to think that these underwater structures are made from calcium carbonate secreted by living corals that grow and transform over thousands of years. But how do reefs come to be, and what exactly separates a fringing reef from a barrier […]

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ScubaEarth Featured Destinations

ScubaEarth Featured Destinations

14 May, 2013 at 4:45 pm 0 comments

Each week we highlight a Featured Destination from the major dive locations on scubaearth.com. The next three destinations to be featured are Vietnam, Spain and Hawaii!   Below is a small introduction to each Featured Destination to wet your appetite. The full Featured Destinations sections on ScubaEarth have essential information like the […]

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Destination Russia – Diving to experience

Destination Russia – Diving to experience

4 May, 2013 at 11:09 am 1 comment

I’m sure that before you starting reading this post Russia never came to mind as a place to go dive.   Sure it will never be a mass market dive destination, but I’m sure it will grow as one of those destinations that is the scuba equivalent of backcountry.   You […]

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