How To Find Your SCUBA Diving Holiday – Part 2

 How To Find Your SCUBA Diving Holiday – Part 2


Before you start searching for your perfect SCUBA diving holiday it is important to realise what it is that you are looking for. If you are an experienced diver then you probably know already what kind of diving you like the best. But if you have never dived before or you only dive once in a while than this is just the article for you.

There are many types of Diving hookah  diving, varying from easy to extremely difficult. Some examples are:


day trip boat diving

shore diving

cave diving

wreck diving

technical diving

This article will only focus on 3 of those: live-aboard, day trip boat diving and shore diving.

Live-aboard diving holidays
SCUBA diving on a live-aboard usually means lots and lots of diving. Typical days contain of 4 or 5 dives per day however this totally depends upon the trip. Depending on how many days you go, you can except to end up with 30 or 40 dives extra in your logbook.

When you dive on a liveaboard you are expected to be an ‘experienced’ diver, meaning that you should feel confident underwater. There are of course liveaboards where even inexperienced divers are welcome. It is important to realise that, if you are making 3 or more dives a day, you should keep track of all your dives and preferably dive with a diving computer. Nitrox is another good solution to keep the nitrogen level in your body relatively low, making it safer for you to dive.

Live-aboard diving usually means the best diving with the biggest fish and the better coral reefs. Because you have the possibility to go further from shore, you will experience the dive sites that are the most spectacular.



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