Masks – What Comes First? The Colour or the Fit?

A mask is one of the most essential pieces to diving gear. A great quality mask is what you should be looking for, which can give you the best vision and visual perspective possible. Since obviously, you don’t want to have missed anything during your dives. So….there are some decisions …

Apeks Regulators

  Apeks have been around for quite some time, providing the military with over 20 years of service. They have recently developed a brand new regulator with military specification…..one awesome benefit, is that it is solely supplied to the consumer market. What makes this regulator an exceptional one, apart from …

Dive Computers – Why do we need them?

While you are doing your Open Water Course you were most definitely taught how to use Dive Tables. Truth be told, how many of us use these tables today? That’s because dive computers exist today, which does all the calculating for you. Mind you, the tables are still largely important should …

What is Nitrox and why we use it?

In diving terms Enriched Air Nitrox indicates a nitrogen and oxygen mixture. Having higher oxygen levels than the usual 21% found in natural air. You can easily spot a nitrox cylinder with its green and yellow band. Which usually has the mix percentage of nitrox and oxygen written on the …

Meet the Dive Team – Jasper

  Jasper, originally from the Netherlands, came to our Dive Centre and enjoyed diving with us for a Summer. He then decided he wanted to come back and do his Divemaster Internship with us. He stayed on and joined the other candidates on the IDC and passed with flying colours!  …

What is free diving?

In the easiest form of putting it, Freediving is basically breathold diving. If you’ve ever swum underwater and held your breath, even for a few seconds, you have already experienced Freediving. This sport in it’s early days was only practiced by expert divers and/or photographers. However, it has now become …

The Azure Window

Over these past several days, The Maltese Islands have experienced gale force winds and yesterday Gozo suffered a great loss to it’s natural environment. The Azure Window in Dwejra, has collapsed. There are some who were lucky enough to have visited, however it is a shame our future generations will not be …

Divewise Merch

For those of you who don’t know, and for those of you who do…..we have lots of cool merchandise available! From mugs, to log books to cool customised T-shirts, for the diving enthusiast who’s been to our centre and dived with us…..we think these are the perfect gift! (Or maybe …

A year working with Divewise – Alana

My name is Alana Mifsud, and I am originally from Gozo (Malta’s sister Island). It’s already been a year since I’ve started working with Divewise, and all I can say is….I’ve never been happier! I came across working with Alan and Viv through some connections, and boy am I happy …