Before any, even the most short-term journey, it is useful to check your geographical knowledge. For example, to find on a world map that hangs in every decent Russian office, a country like Malaysia. Not badly, I tell you, I settled down: in the very center of Southeast Asia. The South China Sea delicately cuts the country into two almost equal segments: mainland Western and Eastern Malaysia in the North-Western part of Borneo.
The official language in the country is Malay, where locals usually brag about their flawless English. In monetary circulation – Malaysian ringgits (MYR). And although 1 USD is equal to 4 MYR, for some reason the local population likes it much more.
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Today, there are about thirty dive centers registered in Mauritius Scuba Diving Association (MSDA) in Mauritius. Most of them are located in the center of large resorts, as well as in the “five” and in many four-star hotels. Dive centers are usually open until 3:00 pm, dives are held at 9:00 am and at 1:00 pm
You can dive on the island almost all year round, except for the cyclone period in January-February and in July-August. Features of the dive: the average water temperature in summer is + 28 ° C, in winter +23 … 25 ° C; currents, as a rule, not strong; Night diving is possible. Continue reading
Cuba is one of the best diving spots in the Caribbean. First, the territory of the former Spanish colony consists of many small islands and coral reefs, which are concentrated around the largest island. Thus, the four archipelagoes form a gigantic barrier, comparable in size even to the Great Barrier Reef in Australia. This allows divers to not be afraid of strong currents and provides horizontal visibility of not less than 40 meters.
Secondly, the rich world of underwater Cuban flora and fauna will amaze even an experienced diver. It is in this part of the Caribbean that one can find the largest number of representatives of different species characteristic of this warm sea. Thirdly, despite the rainy seasons, you can dive here year-round. Water temperature does not fall below 24 ° C. Continue reading