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I have written two other stories about snorkeling in the Red Sea, Egypt on this site. I wanted to share my updated suggestions from my trip in September
Is there good snorkeling in New Caledonia? I'm intrigued by this destination and am wondering if anyone has been there. I'm a fairly experienced snorkeler.
We have an upcoming trip to Puerto Vallarta. Are there any good snorkeling spots there? Any recommended snorkeling excursions? Thanks for any information
I want to try split-shot photography with my Olympus TG5 camera in a PT-058 housing. Can anyone advise? Will my TG5 be able to take pictures half in and
Explore the fantastic diversity of sea life in the Coral Triangle, from two stunning resorts, on this unique snorkeling trip to North Sulawesi and Raja Ampat.
This Misool Resort Snorkeling Trip allows you to explore the most biodiverse and densely alive reefs in the world, in the heart of the Coral Triangle.
We are staying three days on Isla Mujeres and five days in Cancun, Mexico. We have a couple people in our party that are very excited about snorkeling.
Has anyone experienced nose bleeds or nasal septum damage due to the pressure in a full face snorkeling mask? Thank you.
Is the snorkeling better in Eilat, Israel or Aqaba, Jordan? Of course when we look at advice forums, each tout they have better snorkeling. We need objective
Join this fantastic Philippines Resorts snorkeling trip. Explore distinct vibrant reefs from two ideally situated luxurious resorts.
Join this all snorkeling liveaboard trip to explore the reefs of Misool, Raja Ampat, Indonesia, world epicenter of ocean biodiversity. Snorkeling at its best.
Join this Raja Ampat resort snorkeling trip to Papua Explorers and behold the incredible biodiversity of the Coral Triangle.
A snorkeling dive flag is often required for safety around boats. But most flags are just are not made for snorkeling. There is a product we love though.
My husband had seen on TV a shallow area with multiple sunken war machines and ships that we could snorkel. I've been searching the internet for awhile
Does anyone know if there are any good snorkeling spots in the Cape Verde Islands off the west coast of Africa? Thank you.
Full face snorkel mask reviews for models that are tested for CO2 levels. Learn the pros and cons of using a full face mask, safety and fitting tips.
We love traveling and snorkeling, but flying produces global warming gases leading to reef damage. We buy carbon offsets to fund projects that help. Learn how.
Does anyone know about snorkeling Red Frog Beach in Bocas Del Toro, Panama? I have read about bad rip tides there. I was wondering if anybody has any information
Has anyone had good snorkeling in Ibiza or Palma de Mallorca, Spain recently? If there are reefs and/or lots of pretty, tropical fish there, I'm in! Thanks
We are wondering if anyone has snorkeled anywhere in Puglia (AKA Apulia), the heel part of southeast of Italy, and has some tips on best snorkel spots?
Snorkel with huge sardine bait balls being fed on by dolphins, whales, sharks and birds. Then go on a land safari to see lions, elephants, and other big game.
For this Fujifilm XP140 review we took it snorkeling in St. Lucia & Indonesia. See picture examples. It's better than earlier camera models, but there are cons.
I have long hair and do not want it to get dry or brittle from repeated exposure to salt water. I am going on a two week snorkel trip to Indonesia in October,
We’re headed to Duck Key in the Florida Keys in March 2020. Has anyone been snorkeling that area? Advice or opinions? Thank you.
You can get a snorkel set for less money than separate pieces of gear will cost, but you may sacrifice a perfect fit.
Prescription snorkel mask options for glasses wearers have become more affordable. Explore three different types and their pros and cons.
Read our snorkeling mask recommendations. We have tested ones that fit most faces, wide and small. Also learn how to choose a mask and what features to look for.
Learn what snorkel to buy and what features you need. Learn about dry top valves, bottom purge valves, flexible tubes, and what to avoid if you dive down.
Snorkeling fins buying guide from our in the water testing. Fins can be open heel or full foot, be stiff or flexible, and vary in length for travel.
We buy most of our snorkel gear at Dolphin Snorkel Center, and we partner with them because they are supportive of our snorkeling community.
There has been a fair amount of discussion on this website about the state of the snorkeling in St John, USVI post 2017 hurricanes Irma and Maria. I have
Recently (late June-early July 2019) I took an off-season snorkeling vacation to the islands of Culebra and Vieques off the eastern coast of Puerto Rico,
If anyone has snorkeled in Sri Lanka, especially on the west coast, I'd love some feedback. I've snorkeled in Raja Ampat, Maldives and Red Sea, and am
Learn about the unique snorkeling rash guards with hoods and leggings we use to protect ourselves from the sun and sea lice stings.
We were a group of four (myself, wife, son and his best friend) that just completed our week of snorkeling all throughout Aruba in July 2019. While it
If you ever find yourself in Melbourne, Australia, there is beautiful snorkeling to be done. Anyone who has watched Blue Planet II might remember the absolutely
Komodo snorkeling is fantastic! The reefs overall are amazingly healthy with lots of fish, abundant corals, and many big creatures. Plus dragons!
Alor Snorkeling is simply incredible. This chain of islands in Indonesia is unspoiled, with fantastically healthy corals and an abundance of fish life.
While in Turks and Caicos our guide snapped this photo of what I think is a type of blenny. But I don't know what specific type. Can anyone help ID this
We are newcomers to the hobby of snorkeling and we love it! We just came back from a cruise in the Caribbean and wanted to share our snorkeling adventures.