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Before you Forget Why Scuba is an Absolute Delight

Before you Forget Why Scuba is an Absolute Delight Let me Remind You…. Scuba is an absolute delight for so many reasons. Maybe you have forgotten. Maybe your life has become busier, more stressful, more full. “I just don’t have time” … Continue reading

3 Remarkable Reasons You Should Trust in Scuba

3 Remarkable Reasons You Should Trust in Scuba Learn to dive and you learn to live. The world is for experiences. The world is for joy. The world is the world, so get involved! Scuba diving is one of the … Continue reading

Need scuba gear, but have no Idea? Fear Not. Part 4: Regulators

Need scuba gear, but have no Idea?? Fear Not. Part 4: Regulators Cost: €200-2000 Scuba Gear. What do I need a regulator for? What do they do? Scuba gear regulators give us the air we need for scuba diving A … Continue reading

Need scuba gear, but have no Idea? Part 1: The Mask and Snorkel

Need scuba gear, but have no Idea? Part 1: The Mask and Snorkel. Scuba Gear choices are huge. It’s a big old blue world out there and if you are new to scuba diving then maybe you have started thinking … Continue reading

Need scuba gear, but have no Idea? Fear Not. Part 2: Fins

Need scuba gear, but have no Idea? Fear Not. Part 2: Fins (not flippers!) Cost: €30-200 Scuba gear: Why do I need fins for? What do they do? Fins allow our powerful leg muscles to propel us through the water … Continue reading

Spotting Sea Turtles in Cyprus

Sea Turtles in Cyprus   In this month of September we Scuba Monkeys have been enjoying the beautiful sightings of turtles on the majority of our dives. They are gorgeous creatures; large yet graceful, slow yet fast when they want … Continue reading

Underwater Photography: Tips and Tricks

Underwater Photography: Tips and Tricks   Scuba diving is beautiful and so it is only natural to want to capture this beauty with a camera. Underwater photography is similar to photography on land – but there are some differences. You … Continue reading

What are Lionfish Doing in Cyprus?

What are Lionfish Doing in Cyprus?     Scientific name: Pterois volitans/miles   Common name: lionfish         Last week Scuba Monkey finally encountered the lionfish which have been seen at the Cliffs dive site at Konnos point. … Continue reading

5 Reasons Why Scuba Diving is Good for Your Health.

5 Reasons Why Scuba Diving is Good for Your Health. The reasons why we scuba dive are personal. We each want something different out of that blue stuff and we become certified divers in order to pursue this pleasure. We all … Continue reading

Why I love being a PADI instructor.

Why I love being a PADI instructor. I have been a PADI instructor for a decade as of 2015. Why do I love it? Why can I not even imagine to do anything else? What is so addictive about teaching … Continue reading