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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
I wonder if anyone can help me identify this Maui fish. It was hanging around Yellow Tang, but it was much larger, very camouflaged, not afraid of me above
I am wondering if the snorkeling in Fort Lauderdale compares in quality to what you find in the Keys? I will be staying in Fort Lauderdale for a few days.
I wanted to share my experience snorkeling Cozumel reefs in January 2017. First of all I would like to say that one can still see the damage hurricane
A snorkel vest is a life saver if you don't swim well, or have a health problem. Learn why to use one and which ones are best.
Have any of you snorkeled both Aitutaki, Cook Islands and Taveuni, Fiji? We are planning a trip in 2018 to celebrate my husband's retirement, and are
I just returned from a snorkeling trip to Glovers Reef. Situated off the coast of Belize, it is one of only four atolls in the western Hemisphere. I was
I'm looking for easy-to-access places where I can snorkel in New Zealand. I'm as sleek as a seal in the water, and as ungainly on land, so I can't hike
Can anyone tell me anything about fun snorkeling anywhere in the Mediterranean? I know the Mediterranean is not known for its amazing snorkeling and it
Does anyone know of good snorkeling spots in Puget Sound, Washington? Also, we would appreciate recommendations for what kind of wetsuit to use. Thanks
I am looking for some advice and guidance on snorkeling in Cebu, Philippines. We are headed there to snorkel for 1 week as part of a larger trip. It has
Are you a solo traveler who would like to meet some snorkeling travel friends? You are not alone and here is the way.
Can anyone tell me about snorkeling in Greece? Is it from beaches or boats? What are the best spots? I would greatly appreciate any info anyone can share
Our family will be going to Costa Rica in August, and we are wondering where to snorkel? I have read mixed reviews about snorkeling there. Is it better
Did Hurricane Matthew affect Florida Keys reefs? Was there much reef damage from it? We heard that it made snorkeling worse in some areas. Thank you.
When is best for time to snorkel Tonga and French Polynesia (Rangiroa, Huahine)? I have been to many snorkeling/scuba spots famous for their great visibility,
I wanted to share a story about our great time snorkeling in Curacao. Tugboat was the best spot on the island. I would skip the wreck and spend all my
I was wondering if anyone can comment on how the snorkeling is in Tobago now? Many years ago we went snorkeling with a group there and the fish and reef
Has anyone gone on a snorkeling vacation in Europe? My boyfriend and I would be happy to go anywhere in Europe, our only concern is that it's not too expensive
What snorkeling watch do we use? And what are the best brands and features?
I got a photo of this shy fish while snorkeling at Aitutaki, Cook Islands. I have tried to identify it with my books and assorted web pages and keep coming
Read stories about Manta Ray Night Snorkeling on the Big Island.
We are wondering if anyone has snorkeled Anguilla? We are including this island as one of many to visit. It would be great to hear any snorkeling experiences.
I recently returned from St John where I was able to snorkel several hours a day over a 5 day period. Once again I was impressed with the macro photos
I'll be traveling to St. John in mid-January and would love to see an octopus. Any advice on how to spot an octopus, like where and how to look? Thanks
How is the snorkeling on the island of Molokai in Hawaii? Is it accessed from shore or by boat? How is the coral and fish life? Thanks
I saw some gel to make putting on fins and wetsuits easier but cannot remember what it was called. Does anyone know please? Many thanks.
Can anyone recommend a book with info on snorkeling Guam? Or has anyone snorkeled there and can tell us about some spots? We will be there June 2018.