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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

Your PADI Discover Scuba Diving Experience

What to Expect from your  PADI Discover Scuba Diving Experience What is it? The PADI Discover Scuba Diving experience is your first taste of scuba, your first breath underwater and the first day of your addiction to the underwater world. … 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 3: BCD’s (Buoyancy Control Device)

Need Scuba Gear, but Have No Idea?? Fear Not. Part 3: Buoyancy Control Device (BCD) Cost: €200-1000 What do I need a BCD for? What do they do? Scuba Gear: The BCD. Buoyancy control is one of the most essential … 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

Why I love the new PADI Open Water Course

Why I love the new PADI Open Water Course   I have been a PADI instructor for 10 years now. I have taught countless PADI Open Water courses and have helped facilitate the transition of  hundreds of land dwellers into … 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