DIVING

Dive tourism - brief educational program
Why book a diving at the agency - if, it would seem, you can just come to the diving center nearest to the hotel and dive there? The answer is…

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Rules for safe diving in caves
According to experts, only one percent of divers, diving outside open water, has the knowledge, skills and assessment of safe diving in caves. According to experts, only one percent of…

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Rules for safe diving in caves
According to experts, only one percent of divers, diving outside open water, has the knowledge, skills and assessment of safe diving in caves. According to experts, only one percent of…

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The best dive sites in winter

In the last issue, we introduced you to the “summer range” of the most interesting diving destinations. Now it’s winter season, which means it’s time to stock up with practical knowledge. So, in what warm seas does a diver “wet the gills” in winter?

Maldives
Perhaps the Maldives is the second most popular after Egypt winter destination for divers. Continue reading

Malaysia

The well-known popular resorts of Langkawi, Penang and Pangkor, located along the west coast of the Malacca peninsula, throughout our “national” winter delight tourists with excellent sunny weather. But these islands are not the best diving resorts in Malaysia. But this country has something to offer divers!

From March to October, it is recommended to visit the east coast of the Malacca Peninsula and the entire island of Borneo with its small “satellite” islands. Continue reading

The best diving directions of the summer season

In his previous articles, which have already gathered – wow! – as many as five, I told you about what diving tourism is and who such divers are. Ahead – the summer season. And this means that neither the Maldives, nor Phuket, nor Egypt, which has already become native, are waiting for divers in the coming months. So where should a person go scuba? Or rather – where can I “file” a diver in the summer? Of course, the Mediterranean and European countries are luring the “high season” – the same Malta, Croatia, Spain, Turkey, Tunisia … only here diving there, by and large, is very mediocre. Continue reading

He flew away, did not promise to return

Another pile of cobblestones hidden under water often awaits the diver and his agent in the language barrier. Unfortunately, there were cases when a diving course booked in advance remained unclaimed, and, despite all sorts of pantomimes of foreign instructors and a choice of 5-6 European languages ​​of varying degrees of “flapping”, tourists returned home with nothing. We have already written that in the absence of a Russian-speaking instructor at the resort, it is recommended to start a course in your hometown: it is much easier to learn the theory in your native language, and the first practical exercises in the pool will help the diver navigate international terminology and find a common language with a foreign instructor. Continue reading

How not to blunder on diving

In the previous parts of the epic narration of Veronica Birman (which is already fit to publish a separate book), you not only learned the basics of diving tourism, but also learned a lot of details and subtleties of diving as such. As is known, “the one who does nothing is not mistaken” and this time we will talk about which “pitfalls” are on the way.

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First steps in diving: it is useful to know
The fact that many thousands of fanatics of scuba diving are ready to confirm: diving is the most “perching” type of active recreation. People who made the first few dives…

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Diving in Sri Lanka
Diving in Sri Lanka is always accompanied by a comfortable water temperature (+26 ... + 31 ° C), good visibility (about 30 m) and a wide variety of sites with…

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Diving at Mindoro
The characteristics of diving on Mindoro are the most impressive: the water temperature is +22 .. + 29 ° С, visibility is 15-30 m and more than 50 decent points…

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First steps in diving: it is useful to know
The fact that many thousands of fanatics of scuba diving are ready to confirm: diving is the most “perching” type of active recreation. People who made the first few dives…

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