Red Sea2018-08-02T22:50:40+00:00

Red Sea

A Haven for Hardware

Aqaba continues to stake its claim as an underwater playground for metal-loving divers. SAEED RASHID enjoys preview diving and photographing a score or more of attractions. Read more...

Never Mind The Season

Liveaboard diver Mark B Hatter had enjoyed a Red Sea itinerary in summer and, despite initial mild thermal shock, was also braced by a complementary winter experience. Read more...

El Gouna

An hour away by boat from the Red Sea’s famous wreck haven of Abu Nuhas, El Gouna is a self-contained tourist town built on 10km of coastline with access to more than 40 excellent dive sites. Read more...

Red Sea Liveaboards

Liveaboards are the ultimate way to experience the best of the Egyptian Red Sea, and are a great choice for those who want to get the most diving out of their holiday time. Read more...

Brotherly Luck

JOSS WOOLF takes a chance on behalf of others to undertake a more-adventurous-than-usual group liveaboard trip – but would she be taking the blame or enjoying the credit? Read more...

Tropic of Cancer

Does the south still capture the frontier spirit and diving quality found in the north in the 1980s? DAVID C WRIGHT spends a loosely planned month finding out. Read more...

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...

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...

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...

In Deep In Aqaba

We’ve heard a lot about Jordan’s attractions in conventional recreational depths, but what does Jordan’s stretch Read more...