From reefs that house every species of marine life in the Caribbean to one of the world's true whale shark hotspots, the Bay Islands of Honduras are a dive destination of a lifetime. Explore this Central American eco hotspot and dive Mecca with our all-new Honduras Dive + Travel Guide, which includes editors picks, travel tips, photo galleries and more.
Peter Hughes knows a thing or two about live-aboards, and he has a spot in the DEMA Hall of Fame to prove it. In 2011, Hughes received the DEMA Reaching Out Award for helping to evolve the live-aboard diving industry over the past three decades. That same year, after spending more than 25 years building his former live-aboard company, Peter Hughes Diving, Inc., the 40-year scuba diving veteran threw all of his expertise and energy into a new live-aboard venture, the DivEncounters Alliance
Utila Dive Festival is an exciting week-long event highlighting the island of Utila – both above and below the water.
Diving from the beach is the ultimate in freedom: There’s no boat, no divemaster and no schedule to keep. For such do-it-yourself divers, getting wet is usually as easy as gearing up and wading in. These 10 scuba diving destinations are among the best places in the world for shore diving, where walk-ins are welcome.
The saying “good things come in small packages” definitely applies to those destinations renowned for macro diving. Here are 10 places that pay off big time when it comes to spotting tiny marine life.
We all know the non-native lionfish invading the Atlantic and Caribbean are venomous, but what kind of pain does a lionfish sting really deliver? Here's one diver's experience with the dreaded venom.
Five of the World's Best Locations to Encounter Whale Sharks
Looking for an opinion you trust on the world’s best overall dive destination? Top big-animal encounters? Destinations with the healthiest reefs? Look no further — we’ve got the answers.
The Top 100 Gold List of operators, resorts, liveaboards, experiences (such as best wall, shore and artificial-reef sites), beach bars, topside attractions and more was determined on a “popularity contest” basis.
These five destinations allow you to dive with some of the ocean’s most playful creatures.
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