Some of our favorite places

People often ask where we like to dive, or for recommendations in certain areas. We’ve listed some of the places we’ve been and who we dove with in each. Check out our faves below…

Diver with sharks on NC wreckNorth Carolina

The Graveyard of the Atlantic! Tons of wrecks and sandtiger sharks. Great for advanced divers.

 


Florida

From deep wrecks to shallow, beautiful reefs, Florida diving has something for everyone.


California

Ready to explore kelp forests? Looking to encounter sea lions? Brush up on your navigation skills and be ready for cooler water off of California’s coast.


Hawaii

Volcanoes, surfing and the famous manta night dives. Here are some of Allison’s picks for top shops.


Guam


Bermuda

It’s the Bermuda Triangle, people! Lots of easy, shallow wrecks, the northern-most coral reef in the Atlantic and its close proximity to the US make it a great weekend getaway.


Turks & Caicos


KittiwakeCayman Islands

Known for beautiful reefs and walls, the Kittiwake wreck and Stingray City.


Puerto Rico

Venture off the beaten path and check out the small island of Culebra for some great diving.


British Virgin Islands

Looking for an island getaway? Ask Emily!


Dive DominicaDominica

Amazing diving AND incredible topside activities — whale watching, hiking, lounging in geothermal pools…Dominica is amazing!

 


Bonaire shore divingBonaire

Diver’s paradise! Easy shore diving and a well-protected marine park makes this one of the top destinations for divers in the Caribbean.


Sea LionsMexico

Quick flights and a favorable exchange rate put Mexico at the top of many divers’ lists. Don’t miss the cenotes on the Yucatan, whales sharks off of Isla Mujeres, or sea lions near La Paz!


Honduras

The Bay Islands of Honduras are home to some spectacular diving!


Costa Rica

Diving is just one of the many adventures you can pursue in Costa Rica!


Panama

Although challenging to get to, you won’t find a better guide to Coiba, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, than Kevan at DBC.


1459751_654663234554336_1378664425_nPhilippines

From the incredible creatures to be found muck diving off of Dumaguete to the incredible hard corals of Apo Island, the Philippines has it all.


Coral in FijiFiji

Plunging volcanic rainforest slopes meet azure coral lagoons and the Great Astrolabe Barrier Reef, a rare untouched slice of nature unfolds before your eyes. No roads, no noise, no stress. This is the ultimate getaway.


New Zealand

Ahh, New Zealand. If you can drag yourself away from hiking and wine tasting, get underwater to see more of its unique fauna and formations.

 

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