Category: Italy

See Rome and dive in Capo d’Acqua, Italy

Scuba diving road trips in Italy start to be a love affair with my blog. What can I do? Every time someone mentions an exciting diving adventure in Italy, I happen to book the flight ticket the following day! I think you can see the pattern now: I love Italy for the cultural wealth and diversity of ...

[VIDEO] Capodacqua Night & Colours, Italy

On the first weekend of December, I was lucky enough to join the very first edition of the Capodacqua Night & Colour event in Capestrano, Central Italy. Capodacqua Lake offers a unique diving experience with its submerged village and crystal clear water. Hence, having the opportunity to dive there by night with colour lights was ...

A long scuba diving weekend from Portofino to Cinque Terre, Italy

Although I dream about South East Asia or the Caribbean like most scuba divers, I think we often forget how lucky we are in Europe to have such a density of incredible destinations to explore just a short-haul flight away. With European low-cost airlines, in less than 2 hours and for less than a hundred ...

[VIDEO] Liguria underwater & beyond, Italy

Liguria is such an amazing region of Italy. From Portofino to Cinque Terre, I couldn't stop taking pictures and videos. I tried in a short 3min30 video summarise what it feels to travel and dive in this incredible place in Europe. Learn more about Portofino Marine Protected Area by reading my article "Scuba diving & ...

Scuba Diving & Dolce Farniente in Portofino, Italy

The way things perfectly happen sometimes has surprised me more than once. This time, I got a combo of two interesting coincidences. My last scuba diving trip before moving from France to Scotland was in Italy, to dive the underwater archaeological park of Baia near Naples. My first trip after moving back from Scotland to ...

Dive in history: underwater Pompeii in Pozzuoli, Italy

Since my archaeological surprises in South Turkey, I should say I developed a keen interested in finding new destinations with archaeological diving experience. While doing some research, I spotted Alexandria in Egypt and Pozzuoli in Italy. This is how, just before moving to Scotland, with six free days, a miles reward flight to take, in ...