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PADI Women’s Dive Day Almost Here!

PADI Women’s Dive Day is almost here! As a fellow female who is addicted to scuba it’s hard for me to understand why diving is still such a male dominated sport. Women’s dive day is here to change all that … 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

Female voice: Diving Divas (Part 2)

In part one of this diving divas piece we explored some misconceptions associated with females and diving. Lets explore some more subtle differences between the sexes shall we? Who makes the better student? Who makes the better diver? Who makes … Continue reading

I Dream of Scuba.

When I Sleep I dream of scuba. Scuba diving is my life, I have done nothing else nor could imagine leaving my underwater family. Every customer that comes through Scuba Monkeys doors leaves as a friend, every instructor I meet … Continue reading

Five Reasons Why You Should Try Scuba Diving in Agia Napa, Cyprus

Cyprus is home to seven hundred and fifty thousand local residents and plays host to three and a half million visitors every year. As an Island in the Mediterranean Sea travelers are naturally drawn to the coast as the beaches … Continue reading

Scuba Diving – An Excellent Vacation Activity

Vacations are what we look forward to all year. Vacations are times that make life worth living. They fill our memory books, photo albums and twitter accounts. They come and go all too quickly and we feel the pressure to … Continue reading

Missing Scuba Mojo? How to Re-Kindle Your Diving Passion.

Impossible as it may seem to you, diving, like life, gets monotonous. How is it possible for one to become bored underwater? How is it possible that the  sheer joy of being weightless and immersed in another world  becomes dull and … Continue reading

Wedding celebration at Scuba Monkey

Aphrodite is the Goddess of love, and she was born here on the Island of Cyprus. This fact, and the perfect weather, make Cyprus one of the most popular places in the world to get married. Judit and Andrei did … Continue reading

The importance of the safety stop:

I was recently asked if it was mandatory to make a safely stop on dives like the Zenobia.  The Zenobia is an extremely deep dive site off the coast of Larnaca, Cyprus and it is best enjoyed using Nitrox to … Continue reading

Why Nudibranch are my favourite underwater creature.

Often called a a ‘sea-slug’, these beautiful and colourful creatures are my absolute favourite thing in the world.  What is a nudibranch you ask? Well, a nudibranch is a marine snail that has evolved over the millennia and has lost … Continue reading