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Giannis D loses iconic H-frame from rear superstructure

The popular shipwreck of the Giannis D in the Egyptian Red Sea has lost its iconic H-frame from the rear superstructure, after it appears a boat anchored to it directly. Kevin Murphy, from Severntec Diving...
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US Navy divers assist stricken liveaboard in Chuuk Lagoon

US Navy divers recently stepped in to assist the liveaboard SS Thorfinn, which had run aground in the famous Chuuk Lagoon during a fierce storm. The salvage ship USNS Salvor was in Chuuk’s Weno Harbor conducting salvage training, but headed...
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Ocean Turtle Diving becomes PADI Career Development Centre

Trialling the new PADI IDC, gaining Platinum CD status – again - and becoming a Career Development Centre rounds out an exciting year for Ocean Turtle Diving and ProDiveUK. Ocean Turtle Diving has been operating...
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Exclusive offers from Scubapro extended until 29 February 2020!

Scubapro has extended its fantastic offer of a free transmitter with every purchase of a Galileo HUD or Galileo G2 dive computer until the end of February 2020. The Galileo HUD is a revolutionary mask-mounted,...
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The Philippines is named the World’s Leading Dive Destination

The Philippines continues to enjoy recognition as one of the world’s premier diving destinations, this time bagging back-to-back diving accolades at the World Travel Awards (WTA) Grand Final Gala Ceremony held recently in Oman. Winning...
Australia’s Great Barrier Reef hosts underwater hotel’s reef suites

Australia’s Great Barrier Reef hosts underwater hotel’s reef suites

Fancy sleeping with the fishes? Well now you can, when a lavish $10 million hotel floating above the Great Barrier Reef opens its doors – and reef suites - this weekend. The two two-person-occupancy reef...
Buddy Dive Resort announces tragic death of Murphyn Henar

Buddy Dive Resort announces tragic death of Murphyn Henar

Divers from around the world will be devastated to hear that Buddy Dive Resort Divemaster and boat captain Murphyn Henar has tragically died aged just 61. The ebullient Murphy - as he was known -...
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Discover all aspects of technical diving at TEKCamp 2020

Are you ready to become a better, safer and more-capable diver in 2020? The world's most-popular biennial tech 'masterclass' event returns to Vobster Quay in Somerset between 7–10 September 2020. Whether you're simply tech...
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6th Bristol Blue Freediving Competition a huge success

Last weekend saw the 6th Bristol Blue Freediving Competition and the second as a team format. Teams of three freedivers made their way to Henbury Leisure Centre in Bristol to take part in Static,...
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2020 fundraising calendar in support of UK charity Bite-Back Shark & Marine Conservation

12 legendary names from the world of underwater photography have come together to create a stunning, high-quality, 2020 fundraising calendar in support of UK charity Bite-Back Shark & Marine Conservation. Each photographer has hand-picked and...

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Travel Reports

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Malta’s S-31 Schnellboot

At the end of last year, I managed to scoop an exclusive on Malta’s new tech wrecks. Using side-scan sonar, the hand-picked team discovered...
Liveaboard Diving With Kids

6 Top Tips When Liveaboard Diving With Kids

Many parent divers can’t wait to go on dive trips with their kids. Offering your children the unique chance to immerse themselves in an...
Best Raja Ampat Dive Sites

7 Best Raja Ampat Dive Sites

Indonesia has some amazing diving locations, and in this article, we're going to look at the best Raja Ampat dive sites to add to...
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Florida Roadtrip Fort Myers Part Two

If you missed part one of this epic adventure, you can read it in the new Scuba Diver Destinations #1 magazine. I arrived in Fort...
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Red Sea Aggressor II

The Red Sea Aggressor II™ offers guests a 7-night itinerary diving the best of the north to Ras Mohamed and the Straits of Tiran....
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10 Top Wakatobi Dive Sites

Sitting within a private marine preserve in the heart of the Coral Triangle, far from development and crowds, Wakatobi Resort’s pristine dive sites are...

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