Dive Travel Features2018-07-24T22:27:09+00:00

Dive Travel Features

Southern Exposure

The winds were blowing offshore, but that hardly mattered to RICHARD ASPINALL while he had the run of the inshore reefs from two southern Egyptian bases Read more...

Want to be Friends?

How easily a website can give a misleading impression of a destination, but as it turned out there was no question of Gran Canaria proving a let-down for WILL APPLEYARD Read more...

Where The Whale Sharks Are

When Stella Diamant arrived in Madagascar a few years ago, little was known about the island’s whale-shark aggregations. Her recently published study, which shows that the country is a feeding hotspot for juveniles, could put it on the map. Read more...

All Creatures Great and Small

CATH BATES heads for Malapascua for a series of early starts to see the famous thresher sharks, and finds that technical diving gives the world-famous location a whole new dimension (and it already had quite a few!) Read more...

Diving on the Shoulders of Giants

A manta ray called Mathilde was just one big reason why SIMON MORLEY will never forget his recent trip to Socorro, San Benedicto and Roca Partida – the main Revillagigedo islands Read more...

Blacktips of Aliwal

When you spend a month in their company you can get to know a blacktip shark community pretty well, as EDOARDO SPACCA found in South African waters Read more...

Hurricane Shark Quest

DAN BURTON is a seasoned diver and acclaimed underwater photographer, yet three of the most iconic shark species had always eluded him. It took one day in the Red Sea to fix that Read more...

Jersey Shore

In the USA it’s the entire coast of New Jersey state, but for divers in the Channel Islands it’s an opportunity for some Bonaire-style freewheeling from site to site. WILL APPLEYARD boards the ferry once again… Read more...

Indian Ocean Oasis

He’s starting to specialise in being present when pristine Indian Ocean atolls open to the public – now MARK HATTER gets in at the start in Astove Read more...

Volcanic Activity

An off-season fortnight in the westernmost Canary island is likely to be very quiet at the surface but with sudden eruptions of underwater adventure Read more...

Smaller Side of the Maldives

MAX EATON finds himself on an eco-resort island notably lacking in the pelagic promise for which the Maldives is famed – and is surprised to find how much he Read more...

South of Sydney

The Great Barrier Reef and Ningaloo get the headlines, but Aussie diver NIGEL MARSH reckons the real underwater Australia Read more...

Sub-Antarctic

It was a bucket-list trip for three divers – and MARK HATTER had been training for two years to qualify to go! Read more...

The Simple Life

On the small Caribbean island of Bonaire, life is taken at a slow pace. This is a location in which you can relax and dive Read more...

Ambon Inside And Out

JOHN LIDDIARD goes to Indonesia to savour the contrast between the muck-diving in Ambon Bay and the reef-diving outside it Read more...

On The Road In Yucatan

Twelve days in Mexico around Christmas – perfect for some iconic caverns with Mayan relics, bull sharks and classic reefs, reasoned Will Read more...

Hercules Unchained

The diving highlight of the trip might have seemed a long time coming, but the waiting brought its own pleasures - and for Read more...