Pre Dive Safety Check

No matter of your diving level proficiency, the Pre-Dive Buddy Safety Check should be performed by any and every diver. The check is carried out by a Scuba Diver and his or her Dive Buddy before descending for a dive as a final pre equipment inspection. What makes it such …

MV Imperial Eagle

The Imperial Eagle Location: Just off Qawra Point, Malta Description: Gozo Ferry Length: 45 metres Beam: 9.2 metres Weight: 257 gross tons. Depth: 42 metres to the sea floor (138 feet) Visibility: 20 metres (65 feet) Location: Just off Qawra Point, Malta Description: Ferry Between Malta and Gozo The Imperial Eagle …

How to Choose the Best Wetsuit for You

There are many factors to consider when choosing your first wet suit. It all depends on your situation and obviously what climate you think you will mostly be diving in. It´s useless to buy a thin wetsuit when you live in an area where the waters are freezing. There is …

The Leymor

We are pretty sure, that those of you who live in Malta must have spotted this big yellow boat navigating through the Maltese waters by now. 🙂 It just sticks out….!! It is more than just a big yellow boat however….It is a custom built catamaran designed by Graham Knott …

Scuba Diving Habits to Quit

We all get careless when we get used to doing something often, but that doesn’t mean it’s the right way to do it! From time to time, we don’t even realise that we’ve picked up a habit, hence the reason it’s called a habit. This article calls attention to Those …

Jellyfish Facts You Need to Know

  Jellyfish have been living among the oldest creatures of the Oceans for around 650 million years. As for different types of Jellyfish out there, you can say that they are endless! However to give an estimate of known species are about 1000-1500 worldwide. Given their transparent physical features, they …

Freediving Techniques and Kit

In a previous post we’ve talked about what freediving is. In this post we’ll be tackling what TECHNIQUES one needs to be familiar with and what kit you’ll be needing to freedive. Basics of the techniques used for freediving are commonly the practice of holding your breath and building resistance to …

Wreck Penetration and it’s Hazards

Everyone enjoys a good wreck and even more so if you are skilled enough to penetrate said wreck. However, that’s not to say that it doesn’t come with it’s hazardous consequences. First of all seeking the proper training is of utmost importance. Search for an instructor with experienced knowledge of wreck …

What is E-Learning?

To break it down in simple terms, the Open Water Course includes three main steps: E-Learning – This is the knowledge development section of the course, which can be completed at your leisure at home, so you do not have to spend too long in the classroom whilst on holiday!. This is …

Mask tips and tricks

Following our earlier post about what to look out for when choosing a mask to purchase. Here’s a follow-up article with a few tips and tricks that you can follow to take care of your mask. If you’re new to diving and have purchased your brand new mask, we all …