Scuba Diving Equipment Bags – Which One Do You Use?

I really don’t have any luck with my scuba gear bags. I just bought my fourth scuba equipment bag in 12 months – the other three have cracked, ripped or popped at the seams after just a couple of trips each. Suggestions to stop me buying a fifth one welcome. I’m off on a trip […]

Beating Excess Baggage Charges For Scuba Gear In South East Asia

One of the downsides of travelling with your scuba equipment is being charged excess luggage fees by increasingly thrifty airlines, especially if you’re using budget carriers. Here’s some tips to flying with your scuba gear in South East Asia less expensive and less hassle I do a lot of travelling with my scuba diving equipment […]

Bangkok Dive Shops

If you’re in need of some scuba gear while you’re in Thailand’s capital, you’re in luck. There are two excellent shops that can equip you with pretty much all the dive equipment you need. The two main dive shops in Bangkok are Dive Supply, on Sri- Ayudhaya Road, and Planet Scuba, on the main Sukhumvit […]

My New Dive Mask: Mares Vision X

Getting a new dive mask can put a completely different perspective on your scuba diving A quick note about my new dive mask, which I bought just before going to the Perhentian Islands in Malaysia. I got the Mares Vision X Dive Mask, which has a much bigger lens size and is closer to the […]

Scuba Diving Perhentian Islands, Malaysia: A Quick Guide

If you are travelling in Malaysia, I definitely recommend you visit the Perhentian Islands for some great dives and a very affordable version of Paradise. Just back from diving the Perhentian Islands in Malaysia – a glorious place to go scuba diving. I’m writing up my article about it for Asian Diver magazine which won’t […]