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Songkran
Songkran
Songkran

Songkran Festival, Chiang Mai, Thailand

Few Thai festivals are so popular and open to foreigners as the Songkran Festival. It's an unique opportunity to experience so closely the Thai hospitality.
 
 
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funny-face-300x225
funny-face-300x225

3 steps to defog a mask underwater

Despite all the right preventive measures, masks still sometimes fog up during a dive. On several occasions I’ve seen divers suffer through their entire bottom time peering through the blur and not execute the simple steps nece...

 
 
 
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fogged_mask
fogged_mask

3 Tips to avoid fogged masks

You got your new mask but you still need treat it before going diving... otherwise it's likely it'll fog and you won't see much. Here are 3 tricks to prevent your mask of fogging.
 
 
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Diving_Helmet
Diving_Helmet
Diving_Helmet

How to choose the right diving mask

Scuba diving masks are much lighter and have a much better field of view than in the past. To choose the right one there is no much secret, but few helpful tips.

 
 
 
Attraction
 
Taormina, Sicily, Italy
Taormina, Sicily, Italy
Taormina, Sicily, Italy

Exploring Sicily East Attractions in 3 days.

The east side of Sicily has one of the most interesting landscapes, calm beaches on the bay of Giardine-Naxos, historical cities and the impressive view of the Mount Etna. On top of that there are awesome and interesting diving...
 
 
Equipments
 
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Choosing-scuba-fins
Choosing-scuba-fins

Which fins to choose for the first time?

Choosing the right set of fins for the very first time is a challenging task considering the wide range of prices and types available. In the end of the day it boils to four simple criteria...

 
 
 
Hotel
 
Alemannenhof
Alemannenhof
Alemannenhof

Alemannenhof, Titisee, Germany

Beautiful view of the Tite Lake (Titesee) in the middle of the black forest. An unusual hotel setup does make you feel like in your own hut in the mountain. Recommended for those with car and seeking peace and quiet.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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mapsimilanlocation
mapsimilanlocation
mapsimilanlocation

The Similan Islands, Thailand

The Similan is one of the top 10 dive destinations in the world, according to National Geographic. East and West sides form a diving diversity to please everyone.

 
 
 
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mapmorthsimilandivesites
mapmorthsimilandivesites

North of Similans Islands, Thailand

The North of Similans Island is not very much visited, and for that reason is one of the best dive sites in the reserve.
 
 
Attraction
 
Scenary at the Gotthard Pass
Scenary at the Gotthard Pass
Scenary at the Gotthard Pass

When the journey is more important… Gotthard Pass.

Have you ever felt that sometimes that enjoying the journey is more important than actually arriving somewhere? I experienced it during my trip across the Gotthard Pass. This is a trip that one visiting the canton of Ticino mus...