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Coming up - Project Shark: Fiji

27 October 2017
Looking ahead a year or two, blue o two has come up with a Project Shark: Fiji itinerary for 2019.

Check out the prizes in Manado shoot-out

27 October 2017
The centrepiece of the Celebrate the Sea Festival, which takes place next spring in popular diving destination Manado in North Sulawesi, Indonesia, is a photo-shootout competition, and the organisers tell us they're keen to see UK photo-shooters take part.

Sumbawa, east of Java

26 October 2017
UK-based Dive Safari Asia has come up with an unusual group tour that combines remote diving off Sumbawa Island in eastern Indonesia with a cultural side-trip to Java.

Christmas in the Maldives!

25 October 2017
Book your dive holiday to the Maldives by the end of October for travel between 20 December and 8 January and you'll get 40% off your accommodation when staying in the Overwater Pool Villas at Anantara Kihavah.

Mauritius offer runs to 31 October

7 October 2017
A 50% discount off accommodation at The Westin Turtle Bay in Mauritius for any dates between 8 January and 30 September 2018 is on offer from Planet Dive to divers booking before 31 October.

'Incredible specials' at Maldives' Cocoon Resort

14 September 2017
"Incredible specials" at Cocoon Resort in the Maldives are being offered by Planet Dive Holidays for bookings made before 30 September for travel before 23 December 2017.

Sharks on a scooter

13 September 2017
Manufacturer Cayago calls its DPV the Seabob "the fastest water sled in the world" and, after striking a deal with Stuart Cove’s Dive Adventures in the Bahamas, is offering divers the chance to get around faster in the company of its resident sharks.

Atomic proposition

4 September 2017
Few divers will ever get to experience Bikini Atoll, as blue o two reminds us, but for the first time next year it is offering that rare trip through its partner Master Liveaboards.

Tec for 2018 and summer sales

3 September 2017
Foreseeing demand next year, blue o two is offering two new dedicated one-week technical-diving safaris with Red Sea TDI facility Tekstreme Diving.

In the finstrokes of Cousteau

2 September 2017
You can follow in Jacques Cousteau's finstrokes and dive his Conshelf II underwater habitat (pictured) as well as the famous Sha'ab Rumi, Sanganeb's plateaus, and the wreck of the Umbria - if you take a trip to the Sudanese Red Sea.

The St Helena connection

1 September 2017
The isolated South Atlantic island of St Helena has long wanted to share its whale sharks and other attractions with visiting divers, but the impossibility of getting there by air has made it a destination too far.

To the power of six

13 August 2017
The most soughtafter liveaboard dive-trips and destinations are often booked up years in advance, says Dive Worldwide, which has become the only UK tour operator of the new Global Dive Alliance.

Ultimate winter & summer

12 August 2017
Looking ahead a little to winter, if the Red Sea is on your radar Ultimate Diving is packaging coral-reef diving from Marsa Alam in southern Egypt, with well-known locations such as Elphinstone, Sha'ab Samadai and Abu Dabab in its sights.

August Maldives bonus

12 August 2017
Throughout August blue o two is offering a bonus for divers booking trips on board its liveaboards M/Y blue Voyager or M/V Sea Spirit.

The 'wallet-friendly' Queen

11 August 2017
Sharks, including whale sharks, manta rays and tuna are forever on divers' wishlists in the Maldives, where Regaldive’s liveaboard options include the "wallet-friendly" Ari Queen - which it reports receives good feedback about its crew and diverse diving.

New direct flights from southern Maldives give easy access to Sri-Lanka add-on tours

07 August 2017
"A stunning range of Sri Lanka add-on tours is now accessible from some of the more remote southern Maldives resorts by direct flight," says the team at Planet Dive Holidays.

Aliwal Shoals plus Cape cage-diving

5 August 2017
Diverse Travel has opened an office in South Africa so that it can represent its clients on the ground, saying it is the only UK tour operator to have done so, and is offering a range of ...

Jordi gets set to advise 'everyday people'

4 August 2017
Emperor Divers is repeating last year's free photo advice trips with Spanish underwater photographer Jordi Chias, designed "for everyday people with everyday cameras" on selected Red Sea ...

'Sample the Costa Calida'

30 July 2017
The Costa Cálida in the Murcia region of southern Spain is proud of its wide range of watersports activities, not least among them scuba-diving at locations such as Mazarrón or Águilas...

Emperor sails into Indonesia

29 July 2017
Tour operator Diverse Travel has an introductory offer on the new Emperor Indonesia's liveaboard Emperor Raja Laut, which makes its debut in September.

Mission Crown-of-Thorns

28 July 2017
The Carpe Vita liveaboard in the Maldives is hosting a marine-conservation expedition in collaboration with Coral Reef CPR from 10-17 September.

£1095 August Tobago special

16 July 2017
A week's Caribbean diving holiday in Tobago is on offer for £1095 at the end of next month from Ultimate Diving.

Mexico saver

15 July 2017
Want to dive the Mexican Caribbean and those spectacular cenotes? Dive Worldwide is offering savings of up to £275pp for holidays booked at the Omni Puerto Aventuras resort before t...

Now that's what we call retirement!

28 June 2017
Samana Diving, which says it is the only PADI 5* Resort in Las Terrenas on the Dominican Republic's north-west coast, is under new ownership, and PADI IDC Staff Instructor Roy Stevenson, ...

Six-dive tour of Iceland

27 June 2017
Magmadive Expeditions specialises in arranging multi-day expeditions around Iceland, including diving in "crystal-clear glacial meltwater, geothermal lakes and the world's only diveable g...

Easier to southern Egypt

26 June 2017
Divers heading to the southern Egyptian Red Sea are set to benefit from additional and conveniently timed flights to Marsa Alam from November. Those from Birmingham depart Mondays, and fr...

First Dive Fest for Barbados

10 June 2017
"From novice to advance divers, there's something for everyone or you can simply spectate while soaking up some sun on the beach." That's the message from the team behind a new event next...

Grouper, wrecks and paella on big weekend

4 June 2017
If you're pushed for time, southern Spain is pushing hard for your attention for long-weekend dive trips.

Just hanging out

2 June 2017
Guadalupe Island off Mexico's Pacific coast is one of the best destinations in the world for calm, clear water and a consistently high probability of multiple great white shark 9m-deep ca...

Mexico draws in divers

28 May 2017
Tailor-made holidays to Mexico are on the up, confirms UK tour operator Diverse Travel, with the Riviera Maya and Cozumel island on Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula proving big draws for divers...