Hands off the reef

Hands off the reef

Hands off the reef “We are detective!” sang the 80’s band, the Thompson Twins. While they were referring to Thompson & Thompson, a fictional pair of identical twins who were inept detectives in The Adventures of Tintin, they could have been referring to humans in...
Just Breathe

Just Breathe

Just breathe BEGINNERS GUIDE TO DIVING  – Just Breathe One of the most common concerns new divers have is their air consumption. Usually new divers use their air quicker than the more experienced divers, which can cause them to fret. They worry that dives will...
Ras Mohamed National Park

Ras Mohamed National Park

Ras Mohamed National Park Ras Mohamed is a spectacular contrast between the desolate appearance of the desert mountain interior and the immensely rich and colourful underwater ecosystem that continues to thrive there. It contains one of the most important and...
Tiran Island

Tiran Island

The reefs in the Straits of Tiran feature walls, gardens, drifts and the chance to spot sharks – all within easy reach of Sharm The Straits of Tiran is a favourite destination for day boats of both divers and snorkellers, and it occasionally features on liveaboard...
SS.Thistlegorm wreck

SS.Thistlegorm wreck

SS.Thistlegorm wreck                                                     The body’s blood runs slow and deep at 4am. Outside it’s cold, dark and the sun will not show herself for another couple of hours. Most people, the sensible ones at least, are still...
Local Dive Sites

Local Dive Sites

Ras Ghamila Ras Gamila (“Delightful Cape” in Arabic) separates a vast and rather shallow sandy lagoon from the sea. It is an interesting place for a fine drift dive that is not too difficult. It is perfect at 12m-15m gliding you northwards over many large...