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I wanted to share my snorkeling trip report from my visit to Fiji in December 2017. I am a 59 year old man and I traveled alone primarily for the snorkeling.
It seems it’s been a while since anyone posted about snorkeling Aruba. My husband and I rented a place near Mangel Halto and snorkeled each of the 7 days
Where are the best beaches for snorkeling on Cozumel? This is the first snorkeling trip for my grandchildren, they are 11 and 12 and excellent swimmers.
We are trying to choose between a Belize or Cozumel for our next snorkeling trip. We have enjoyed snorkeling with turtles on Maui, with octopi and expanses
Finally a way to get some recognition for your worst snorkeling pictures. Share your unappreciated art, and you could win a Proshot iPhone case.
What advantages does the Olympus TG5 have over the TG4, my current model, for snorkeling? I will be on a snorkeling liveaboard in the Maldives in March
Join us on this Misool Raja Ampat snorkeling trip, and experience the best reefs in the world.
Any reports about how Middle Keys snorkeling was affected by Hurricane Irma? What are the conditions of the reefs and is snorkeling worth it? We're heading
I'll be in Belize in March, 2018 and was wondering if anyone knows the best place to snorkel with sea turtles? Thanks in advance for any advice!
We are planning a trip to Belize in the spring and want to go snorkeling with the Whale Sharks from Ambergris Caye. We will also hit Shark Alley and then
Has anyone been snorkeling around Pulau Weh, Indonesia? The name of the city on the island is Sabang. The snorkeling and diving is reported to be quite
Has anyone been shore snorkeling in Grenada? I would appreciate any information. Thank you!
Does anyone know about good snorkeling spots in the Seychelles? We will be there for the whole month of February. We know it's not the best period but
Here we share our favorite non-snorkeling travel gear that makes flying and travel more comfortable and fun.
In September 2017 we visited the Red Sea in Egypt again and here is my snorkeling trip report. As usual we split our two week stay over three different
I've purchased the Seaview 180° Snorkel Mask, and here is my review of it. It looks fantastic and is easy to use, however, I found it really difficult
We are looking for any tips on snorkeling in San Andreas Island, Columbia. We are fairly new to snorkeling (2 years) and fell in love with it. We own gear
Just curious, has anyone snorkeled the Azore Islands? It isn't tropical but I want to know if anyone has any experience there! Thanks.
I was wondering if any of you knowledgeable snorkelers know if Carriacou is worth the trip for good snorkeling? Is there healthy marine life to see there?
I need a short notice alternative snorkeling destination for St John (posted September 24, 2017). I have been traveling to St John for 20+ years. Our young
We are happy to announce we have released the 2nd edition of our Kauai Snorkeling Guide. The snorkeling on Kauai has not changed much since our first edition, but we have made many improvements to this 2nd Edition, including many new pictures, a new location, and other updates. If you have purchased the first edition in the past look for an email we just sent out with some special offers.
Here is our trip report for snorkeling St John March 18 - April 1, 2017 (submitted September 8, 2017). Last year, we had decided that we would get Galen
I figured I'd share the wealth of Puerto Rico snorkeling spots! This is the most brief of overviews; I'd be happy to answer any questions about these spots.
I am thinking of trying Turneffe Island Resort, Belize for snorkeling. I have been to Glovers Reef twice and loved it. I am wondering if anyone out there
Part of a recent whale shark tour off the northern coast of the Yucatan Peninsula in Mexico included a snorkeling equipment check in relatively shallow
I wanted to share the story of my first shark encounter. In mid-June I had the great experience to stay at one of the islands in Glover's Reef Atoll in
We are wondering about night snorkeling on Maui. My husband and I are going there in a couple of weeks, staying in the Kihei/Wailea area, and are thinking
I wanted to share some information about snorkeling the Big Island of Hawaii for people with disabilities. We have just returned from our first trip there.
Every year the Giant Australian cuttlefish, Sepia apama, aggregate to breed at the top of Spencer Gulf at a place called Point Lowly, South Australia.
Prevent burns with snorkeling lip sunscreen. These mineral ones stay on and are the safest for you and the creatures of the ocean.
This Diveoptx review will help you decide if these magnifiers will work for you if you are having trouble seeing your camera or gauges.
Has anyone snorkeled from shore at the Coco View Resort in Roatan? How is it? Is snorkeling the reef worth staying there? Thanks.
We encountered this strange fish at Maho Bay on St John last week. Can anyone help with identification? Is it a dogfish or cat shark? The fins are confusing
We are currently snorkeling on the Big Island of Hawaii. You can join us on Facebook to see pictures we share each day at the link below.
I am excited to try out the colorful Slipins full body rash guard and zippered minis (long sleeved swimsuits) I received for our Big Island Hawaii trip next week. Get yours at a 20% discount by using the code TropicalSnorkeling at check out. At the link there is a picture of one of the minis I will be trying out.
I'm trying to decide between Bonaire, Fiji and Bali for a snorkeling two week trip alone (I'm a woman.) I have traveled all over snorkeling. Here are
Is there any snorkeling on Fort George Cay or Pine Cay in the Turks & Caicos? Thank you for any information you can share.
In coral garden off Bora Bora, I saw a long skinny gold colored fish with black and white circles around the eyes and another matching set of fake eyes.
Learn how to identify live vs dead corals. See pictures and descriptions, including what coral bleaching looks like.
We're planning a snorkel trip to the Caribbean (for less than a BILLION! dollars) but are looking for a more remote/untouched island destination. Like