6 best diving locations in the world (Part 1)

Whether you’re scuba diving for the first time or being an expert, these 6 locations are sure to surprise you speechless.

Deep in the ocean floor, where all seems quiet and zero gravity, is a whole new world to explore, life seems to be arranged to each position.

Best of all, the ocean is vast, and each of these dive sites has its own unique characteristics and species to explore.

1. CANCUN, MEXICO

There are many destinations in Cancun such as resorts or party venues. However, for a real adventure, bring diving gear to Musa or the underwater museum.

In the eyes of artist Jason de Caires Taylor, Musa is both an art project and an ecological conservation plan for the whole region.

It’s a little weird and scary when everything is creative and innovative. When diving, you will be swimming among more than 400 statues. Each statue tells a special story, stories telling about hope and rebirth while the others criticize society.

Taylor’s contemporary art is constantly evolving, attracting new corals and marine life, and they are constantly changing the natural state of the statues. Two scuba diving here will never bring the same feeling.

2. GALAPAGOS ISLAND, ECUADOR

For many, Galapagos Island is one of the must-go diving destinations in the world. According to Charles Darwin’s theory of evolution, this place has become a home for birds, reptiles, mammals, etc.

This means there is no shortage of things to see both on land and in water.

If you have time to visit, you will be swimming with sea lions, whale sharks, hammerheads, dolphins, rays and more.

Due to the swift currents and the sudden violent currents, you should have certain experience to fully enjoy the Galapagos scuba diving.

3. YONGALA, AUSTRALIA

Dan, a professional diver, thinks scuba diving in Yongala is one of the most beautiful places in the world.

S.S. Boat Yongala sunken off Australia in 1911 was discovered in 1958, today the wreckage of the ship has become home to marine species, such as grouper, shark and rays.

Going to scuba diving in Yongala in the winter can have the opportunity to see whales and humpback whales.

The Best Scuba Diving Sites in Central America (part 1)

For frequent divers, there will always be favourite destinations that provide the most interesting and comfortable feelings. However, the opportunity to travel to different diving sites is the perfect way to develop new skills and enjoy fresh challenges including the services, equipment, the depth of water and the underwater world.

Some of the world most famous underwater world to explore by diving are in Central America which has the most exquisite views, along with an insight into a particularly unusual deep-sea marine life. For those who are about to go on a trip, here are some of the best diving sites in the Central America that we recommend.

Ambergris Caye – Belize

Ambergris Caye in Belize places number one on the list because we adore the coral reef system surrounding the islands which is one of the largest in the world. Ambergris Caye is also easily to access to, using connecting flights from many major US airports as it is a large and popular leisure site. For divers, the famed Great Blue Hole measures around 1000 feet across and boasts a depth of 500 feet, offers quite an experience featuring a special and unforgettable dive brimming with exotic fish and a wide range of strange and unusual plant life.

Isla del Coco – Costa Rica

Isla del Coco in Costa Rica is trip to the largest uninhabited tropical island in the world. To reach the marine paradise, travelers must travel the distance of 300 miles away from the jungle life of the mainland on boat, though once you get there it is all worth the effort. It was granted World Heritage site due to the quantity of sea life found in the area such as hammerhead shark and bottle nose dolphin.

Mesoamerican Barrier Reef – Bay Islands, Honduras

The Mesoamerican Barrier Reef which is the second biggest coral reef on the planet, is located in the warm Caribbean waters of Honduras, over on the Bay Islands of Guanaja, Roatan and Utilia. This reef is known for its stunning beauty, its wide range of marine life which is also affordable to access. Divers can enjoy diving in the the Bay Islands all year round.