Fins are an extremely important part of any diver’s gear. They are to a diver what a motor is to a boat: they provide mobility in the water. With so many different styles, shapes and colours available, you may get confused as to which one you should buy. If you’re… Read More »How to choose the right scuba diving fins?
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Scuba divers have a few options of clothing to wear while diving. These options range from normal-looking shirts, to full body suits. If you’re new to diving, you might be confused as to what the differences are between them. If you’re looking for tips on how to choose the right… Read More »How to choose the right diving clothing?
Tioman Island (aka Pulau Tioman in Malay language) is situated in the East coast of Peninsular Malaysia in the Mersing Marine Park. The island is known for its pristine natural beauty, crystal clear blue waters, and easy to dive scuba diving locations. With healthy corals, diverse marine life, and shipwrecks,… Read More »Everything About Tioman Island Diving
The Buoyancy Control Device (BCD) is the biggest and often the most expensive part of any diver’s gear. It is important to make an informed decision when choosing a BCD. However, with so many different options on the market, it can be difficult to do so. If you’re looking for… Read More »How to choose the right Buoyancy Control Device (BCD)
The dive sites of Mabul Island are known for its outstanding diversity of macro life in the area. You will be rewarded with all sorts of critters such as frogfish, blue-ringed octopus, pygmy seahorses, flamboyant cuttlefish, scorpion leaf fish, harlequin shrimps and many more. The dive sites in Mabul are… Read More »Top Dive Sites In Mabul Island
One of the common questions we hear is, can someone try scuba diving without a license? The short answer is Yes. For those who want to dive without a scuba diving license, PADI has a program which is called PADI Discover diving. This program is designed to get you… Read More »Can You Scuba Dive Without Being Certified?
“I have seen other places like Sipadan 45 years ago, but now no more. Now we have found an untouched piece of art.” These were words of the world-famous French underwater explorer and filmmaker Jacques-Yves Cousteau, after visiting Sipadan Island. Sipadan island is the result of an extremely steep volcanic… Read More »Scuba Diving In Sipadan
Pulau Tenggol island is surrounded by crystal clear waters of the South China Sea. The island is rocky, rugged, covered with dense jungle and surrounded by beautiful steep cliffs. There are two beaches on the island, located on Teluk Ayer Tawar and Pasir Tenggara. Most travellers visit Pulau Tenggol for… Read More »Top 10 Scuba Diving Sites In Tenggol
We’ve previously discussed how to choose the right mask. Let’s move on to another piece of equipment. When scuba diving, your regulator is your lifeline. You rely on it to deliver gas from the tank to your mouth so you can breathe. It goes without saying that your regulator is… Read More »How to choose the right scuba diving regulator
Redang Island (Malay: Pulau Redang) is an island in Terengganu, Malaysia. Pulau Redang is one of the largest islands off the east coast of Peninsular Malaysia. Redang is famous for its crystal clear waters and white sandy beaches. It is one of nine islands, which form a marine sanctuary park… Read More »Best time to visit Redang Island & top dive sites for scuba diving
Before we get to the details of understanding how does a dive computer work. Lets first learn why do we need a dive computer in the first place. Why do we need a dive computer? During scuba diving, the gas you breathe dissolves into your bloodstream. The gas you breathe… Read More »How does a dive computer work?
The objective of this post is to answer some of the most frequently asked scuba diving questions before embarking into the world of diving. I personally had many questions before deciding whether I should learn to dive or not. In order to make it easier for you to navigate I… Read More »Frequently Asked Scuba Diving Questions And Answers
The Buoyancy Control Device or commonly referred to as BCD is the jacket that you see scuba diver wear while diving. The BCD works by adjusting the air inside the inflatable air bladder present inside the BCD. The more air you have inside the BCD the more positively buoyant you… Read More »How does a scuba diving Buoyancy Control Device (BCD) work?
Before we jump into understanding in detail how a scuba diving regulator works. Let’s first learn what is a scuba diving regulator. What is a scuba diving regulator? A scuba diving regulator is one of the most essential parts of your scuba diving equipment. It allows scuba divers to breathe… Read More »How does a scuba diving regulator work?
The following is an attempt to describe how does snorkel work along with some information on the different types of snorkels along with their advantage and disadvantages. A snorkel is a tube that allows breathing while swimming in water. It allows breathing air from above the surface while the head… Read More »How does snorkel work
A scuba diving mask works by creating a pocket of air in front of your eyes. A watertight seal around your eyes and nose creates an air pocket. This helps your eyes to focus naturally and allows you to see things. Without the air pocket, you will have a very… Read More »How does a scuba diving mask work?
When someone has been scuba diving for a while, they are highly likely to start buying their own scuba diving equipment to dive with rather than use rented equipment that belongs to the dive centre they’re diving with. This is a great step in anyone’s scuba diving adventure and is… Read More »How to choose the right mask
So you’ve heard of scuba diving and decided that you want to give it a try. If you reached out to any dive centres to ask how you could get started with scuba diving, it’s very likely that they gave you the choice between a Discover Scuba or Open Water… Read More »Discover Scuba or Open Water course: Which should you start with?
In this post, I am going to teach you how dive masters and experienced divers stay away from dive mask fogging problems. And how they keep their masks from fogging while scuba diving. I will also give you tips on what to do before, during, and after diving to ensure… Read More »Pro Tips To Solve Dive Mask Fogging
In this post, you are going to learn how to clear scuba mask underwater and become a confident diver. You will learn how to clear scuba mask underwater while diving and what to avoid. This has been broken down into the following sections: Why you need to learn how to… Read More »How to clear scuba mask underwater
Before we get down to the techniques of how to equalize while scuba diving, lets first try and understand why equalizing is important. Below is a cross-section view of the anatomy of your ear. As you can see there are 3 parts to the ear that is involved in the… Read More »6 Different Techniques To Equalise While Diving
One question we frequently hear is how to use less air while scuba diving to increase dive time. This question usually comes to mind when new divers find their divemaster or dive buddies seem to finish a dive and still have half a tank left over when they are at… Read More »8 Tips On How To Use Less Air While Scuba Diving
Mastering buoyancy control while scuba diving is one of the key skills that you need to have to enjoy diving. Acquiring the skills to have total control on your buoyancy might seem difficult at first but with practice, it gets easier. Not being able to control your buoyancy properly during… Read More »5 Tips To Master Buoyancy While Scuba Diving
Malaysia is one of the best places in the world for scuba diving. The great underwater visibility, weather, and the marine parks make Malaysia a haven for scuba divers. If you live in Kuala Lumpur, your next underwater adventure is just a few short hours away. Here we have compiled… Read More »Top Scuba Diving Locations Near Kuala Lumpur & How To Get There