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Check out the Top 10 Topside Diversions in BermudaDiscover Bermuda’s history, sea life and military heritage in the island’s many museums, enjoy the architecture and parks of Hamilton and St. George, and more in our guide to Bermuda's 10 best topside experiences. Click Here to View the Bermuda Dive Guide When you are not diving be sure to enjoy these experiences.
Total Sub is heading back to where it all began at PADI Five Star IDC Resort Sunset House in Grand Cayman from 14 to 22 June 2014. Come celebrate the fifteenth Total Submersion with PADI Diving Society staff, special guests and event sponsors from Sport Diver magazine, Divers Alert Network, Aqua Lung, Caybrew and Cayman Island Tourism.
Experience Confederate wrecks like the Mary Celestia and Montana, swim through dozens of dramatic archways and tunnels at sites like the haunting Cathedral, and much more with our interactive map of Bermuda's best dive sites.
Small Hope Bay on Andros is home to the world’s third longest barrier reef, so it’s little surprise that the Bahamas attract the big stuff. What most divers fail to realize is how much macro life abounds in the shallows. Like staring at an optical illusion, the trick to uncovering the magic is to never assume you know what lies before you. After a few days of diving reefs in the Bahamas, you’ll inevitably find your standards rising as you become spoiled by the 100-feet-or-greater visibility, sunlight-swathed reefs, schools of fish and endless color.
In late July, I took my wife and two daughters — Chloe Mei (age 7) and Ella Lin (age 4) — to Grand Cayman for the second of two Kids Sea Camp weeks at Cobalt Coast/Divetech.
The Tongue of the Ocean wraps around the western side of New Providence, yielding miles of picturesque reefs and dramatic walls. From the swimming-pool-like clarity of shallows reefs to walls that plunge to depths of 6,000 feet, Stuart Cove’s offers access to the full range of the Bahamas’ diverse underwater habitat.
Explore more than 300 wrecks, search for the elusive Roanoke, spot the exotic Undertaker and more in our breakdown of Bermuda's 10 best dive experiences.
Come play with the big boys! Discover sea animals of all sizes on PADI's featured scuba diving destination: Cambodia.
The Bahamas is famous for its big animals and there’s no better place than Nassau to dive with sharks, dolphins and more. Here, the nutrient-rich waters of the Great Bahama Bank flow into the ocean, attracting everything from several species of sharks to stingrays and even the occasional manta ray. In this video, explore the big animals of the Bahamas alongside Sport Diver Editor David Espinosa.