Category: Adventure diving

scuba diving in Verzasca River Switzerland

Verzasca Express: adventurous river diving in Ticino, Switzerland

In Europe, we are lucky to have dive sites where we can see basking sharks, seals or eagle rays. But we are also lucky to have dive sites, where there is little to see but a lot to experience. Silfra in Iceland blew my mind with its pure water and sharp rock canyon between two ...

Toulon Bay ports French Riviera France

5 reasons to explore Toulon, my new scuba home in France

Last year, I moved back from Scotland to France with mixed feelings. For sure I would see all my friends and family again, for sure, I'll find delicious food and wine on the table, but for sure Paris would still be crowded, polluted and so far from the ocean. I may have stayed only 2 ...

View of Hvar Town and the Pakleni Islands from the Spanish Fortress

Island hopping & Scuba diving in Croatia

Croatia was on the top of my European scuba diving bucket list for some years before I book that Thomas Cook Airlines ticket that would finally take me to Split. I started building my itinerary back in 2012 and I struggled to organise this trip the way I like. If I quickly identified that between ...

Coral View Utila Honduras

2 weeks in Honduras: my ultimate itinerary

  Honduras is step by step building a name for itself through scuba diving and eco-tourism adventures in Central America for a fraction of the cost of some its more famous neighbours. I spent 2 weeks in March exploring solo some of the highlights of this beautiful country covered by green forests, mountains and plantations. ...

Whale sharks Utila Honduras March 2017

My whale shark dream became true in Utila, Honduras

After hundreds of dives all around the world, I thought I was cursed. The first time I could have seen it was in Gili Trawangan, Indonesia, 5 years ago. The whale shark was below the boat at the safety stop, but I had ascended way before everyone else as my buddy had emptied his tank in ...