Are you looking for an scuba diving adventure that connects with the wild side? Are you yearning to go on a diving vacation that visits a land that is still the way that has been for centuries, void of Western influence? Does the sound of traveling to a place that embraces its ancient tribal social customs while enjoying diving amongst a richly diverse marine ecosystem make your pulse quicken? If these attributes to a diving vacation intrigue you then you must check out Papua New Guinea. Also affectionately known as PNG, Papua New Guinea is a wild adventure land that…

Bali is special. This beautiful area isn’t special because of its gorgeous landscape. It’s not special because of its friendly people or easy-go-lucky atmosphere. It isn’t because it is a simple place to travel to. Granted all of these things make Bali fabulous, but what makes Bali special is getting to scuba dive with her mola mola. Sounding a bit like a dance number, the mola mola (also known as simply mola) is Bali’s amazingly magnificent Ocean Sunfish that swims in abundance in this stunning country’s waters. Especially numerous between July and November, the mola mola love to frequent areas…

Can you envision being surrounded by hundreds of downed airplanes and wartime shipwrecks? The boats and planes still holding on to their own massive forms are only minimized by the extensive size of their new home, the ocean. Fish and marine animals, large and small, call these new structures their own abode, bringing color and vibrancy to the once devastated war collateral. Located in Micronesia, Truk Lagoon (also pronounced Chuuk Lagoon) is a literal visual candy store. An amazing example of destruction recreating itself into living beauty, Truk Lagoon is not only mesmerizing because of the 300-plus airplanes and ships…

Imagine being able to look history in the face. You are submerged in the sparkling water of Bali, investigating the USS Liberty Wreck that was torpedoed by a Japanese submarine. You are in the amazing Lombok Strait, amidst a world where a fallen warship takes on another life and becomes a framework of positivity for thousands of other life forms. On January 11th, 1942, the World War II cargo ship USS Liberty Wreck was on its journey of giving supplies to needy soldiers when it was blasted by enemy ammunition. The ship was able to make it almost back to…

Imagine a sprinkling of lush islands that embody a healthy natural landscape. The islands are accessorized by white sandy beaches, towering volcanoes and a biodiversity that is held sacred. Framed by azure waters that sparkle brilliantly, the underwater world is even more amazing than all that lies above, with thousands upon thousands of species. Komodo National Park is a place of wild adventure, especially in regards to its scuba diving and protected landscape. A UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1986, it is a preserved home to native species and the amazing Komodo Dragon. An area that is also rich in…

When it comes to capturing your amazing diving vacation on film, it matters what camera you use. Although there are various aspects to look at when deciding what type of camera to purchase, there is one question that is important to start with: will a SLR or point-and-shoot work better for you? To help you decipher which camera will work with your needs best we have put together a side-by-side comparison.  The Point-And-Shoot Story The beauty of a point-and-shoot camera is that they are small, inexpensive and simple to use. Based on a more fundamental way of photography with less…