Post Tagged with: "South Africa"

Mission Blue Hope Spot: False Bay

Mission Blue Hope Spot: False Bay

30 March, 2018 at 12:45 am Comments are Disabled

  Divers that slip beneath the chilly waters of False Bay, South Africa, can be immersed in dense kelp forests that support an incredible diversity of marine life. In 2014, False Bay was one of six areas along South Africa’s coastline designated as a Hope Spot by Dr. Sylvia Earle’s […]

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The Great White Life

The Great White Life

23 March, 2018 at 1:45 am Comments are Disabled

Written by Donovan Lewis In 2017 I had the life changing opportunity to go to South Africa. I went as a research intern to help the biologists of the White Shark Diving Company with their White Shark research. I also had the opportunity to help out with other volunteer companies […]

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Shark Conservation in South Africa with Imke Meyer

Shark Conservation in South Africa with Imke Meyer

20 March, 2018 at 9:57 am Comments are Disabled

Written by Imke Meyer Growing up in the beautiful Cape Town, South Africa, surrounded by the Atlantic and Indian oceans, my passion for marine conservation was sparked at a young age. After completing my PADI Open Water Diver qualification at the age of 16 I knew that marine biology was […]

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Chris Stevens Comes Face to Face With the Rare Sevengill Shark

Chris Stevens Comes Face to Face With the Rare Sevengill Shark

2 February, 2017 at 12:15 am Comments are Disabled

Article written by PADI AmbassaDiver, Chris Stevens Having travelled the world and been a certified scuba diver since 2009, I’ve been lucky enough to tick quite a lot off my scuba diving bucket list in various locations across the globe. However, the diving in Cape Town in South Africa was […]

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The Southern Tip of Africa: A Pelagic Paradise

The Southern Tip of Africa: A Pelagic Paradise

30 November, 2016 at 10:39 pm Comments are Disabled

Scuba diving around the southern tip of the African continent is not for the faint hearted. The waters here are teeming with fish, and although this means the great hunters of the underwater world are omnipresent, the diving conditions can be challenging with strong currents and visibility varying widely between […]

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TecRec Expedition South Africa by Jonas Samuelsson & Patrick Voorma

TecRec Expedition South Africa by Jonas Samuelsson & Patrick Voorma

30 April, 2015 at 8:48 am Comments are Disabled

This is a start of a series of articles about a TecRec Expedition in South Africa where a team of TecRec Divers are looking for a submarine and a pre-historic fish. The article series starts with a blog by Jonas Samuelsson, PADI Regional Manager and TecRec Instructor Trainer, about what […]

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