Category: Northern Europe

Dive camp weekend in Zeeland, Netherlands

The origins of World Dive Adventure Divers are strongly linked to Nemo 33 in Belgium. After a few trips in Thailand, Egypt and Mexico, this is where I organised in January 2011, the first meeting of dive travel addicts from all across Europe. This first meeting, with its culture mix and passion from people attending, ...

My first rebreather experience at DIVE2016, Birmingham, UK

Yes, you can definitely spend your entire weekend at a dive show and still have a lot of fun! This is exactly what I did last weekend in Birmingham, UK, for the 2016 edition of the DIVE show. Not only I got to talk with incredible people, discover new destinations to inspire your next dream ...

My ultimate scuba diving road trip in the Highlands

After traveling to every corner of Scotland for two years while looking for the best scuba diving sites and the most scenic routes, here it is a one-week road trip itinerary showing in such a short time the best glimpse of the Highlands. At the same time, it is a shore diving road trip; which ...

A lucky last-minute dive trip to St. Abbs, Scotland

Located only 1 hour driving south of Edinburgh, St. Abbs is an adorable fishermen village on the east coast of Scotland. 2 years ago, when I just had moved to Scotland, this is one of the first dive destination I heard about in Scotland (beyond the world-famous Scapa Flow in Orkney). It is kind of ...

[PHOTO ESSAY] Loch diving in Scotland

We are very lucky in Scotland. Thanks to its rugged geography and mild weather (please understand not warm in the summer but never too cold in the winter), we can dive all year round in the sea lochs (similar to the Norwegian Fjords) when the weather is too rough to dive in open seas. Last February ...