Just started my new dive site and what better way to start than with some inspiration from a selection of great bloggers.
This is a work in progress. Have I missed any of your favorites? Tell me what I’m missing, leave a comment below or contact me here.
Any suggestions appreciated!
Hope you find this useful.
Table Of Contents
Scuba Diving Blogs
About: Scuba Diver Life strives to be the best resource on the internet for diving and marine conservation news. Started by underwater wildlife photographer Nadia Aly. It covers all aspects of the underwater world.
What We Love: Nadia Aly is a superbly talented and passionate diver, and that shows up on her companies site. Great content, beautiful visuals, and an expert team. What more could you ask for in an interesting blog?
Find Scuba Diver Life On Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | YouTube
About: Dive.IN is a scuba diving blog and web magazine that’s been running for many years. They’ve racked up quite the amount of content, and publish new things a few times a week.
About: A very successful and reputable scuba and diving supplies company. They know their stuff when it comes to advice on submerging in the ocean. Their blog is full of insider and industry tips.
What We Love: Simply Scuba’s blog does special columns like Q&A’s with their company experts. Also a weekly roundup of scuba news. Great for keeping up with what’s going on!
Find Simply Scuba On Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | Pinterest | YouTube
About: As the name suggests, this is a community of scuba divers who all are females. An incredibly large and diverse community. They talk about all things scuba with a particular interest in making it easier for women that dive.
What We Love: Sarah Richards founded Girls That Scuba. She is a travel blogger and digital nomad. She works with a diverse, talented group of women passionate about the ocean and diving.
Find Girls that Scuba On Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | Pinterest | YouTube
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About: Another community dedicated to women divers is Scuba Diver Girls. Besides running their blog. They also have snorkeling and dive tours in various places around California.
What We Love: They have snorkeling and scuba tours. They cover the beautiful oceans and the underwater world off the coast of California. They post photos of the dives there too, which are amazing.
Find Scuba Dive Girls On Facebook | Twitter | Instagram
About: Costa Rica is meant to be a beautiful country, with some great diving spots. This site talks about all sorts of things you need to know on the subject.
What We Love: Their slogan is Everything you want to know about Diving in Costa Rica. They’ve got that covered! All sorts of interesting information to be found.
Find Costa Rica Scuba On Facebook
About: A massive diving community which is full of divers from all around the world. Daily Dive is a news site and marine conservation portal, keeping you up to date.
About: Spot My Dive is a diving blog that has been around for many years. They also run a magazine and have a feature where you can find diving expeditions and tours.
What We Love: They have roundups and spotlights on the best locations and equipment. As well as all sorts of fascinating content. There are lots to read.
Find Spot My Dive On Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | Pinterest
Dive With Seaman by Murat Demirag
About: Murat Demirag a.k.a Seaman is a scuba instructor and dive blogger. He has been in his field for many years. Murat first donned on a mask and tank when he was 12, and never stopped diving since.
What We Love: There is plenty of information on the basics right through to expert levels of diving to be found on this blog. He’s a PADI certified instructor, so he knows his stuff.
Find Dive With Seaman On Facebook | Twitter
About: Underwater Connection is a Scuba Diving supplier and shop based in the US. They’ve been a reputable store that’s been running for several decades.
What We Love: They have plenty of helpful advice and blog posts for the novice to the experienced diver. As well as the occasional update about their store.
Find Underwater Connection Scuba Diving Blog On Facebook | Twitter
Ed Bierman by Ed Bierman
About: Ed Bierman is a long time scuba diver and Web Master, who has been sharing these and many other interests on his blog. An excellent underwater photographer, he is a jack of all trades.
What We Love:
Plenty of interesting articles on a variety of topics, not only scuba diving. His underwater photos are stunning.
Beyond Blightly by Arianwen Morris
About: Arianwen Morris is a travel blogger, certified diver, and adrenaline lover. She started her blog in 2011 to keep track of a seven month trip to South America, and never stopped since.
What We Love: Driven by a thirst for adventure, a love of nature and wildlife, Arianwen has a brilliant travel blog. The photography is incredible! Definitely worth following.
Find Beyond Blightly On Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | Pinterest | YouTube
Divezone by Julien
About: A well-traveled and passionate diver, Julien HUC has his roots in France. He’s been fortunate enough to live in many countries. He loves researching and talking about all things travel and the ocean.
What We Love: Julien, along with a team of dedicated writers and photographers. Has created a site chock full of resources! This site has almost everything you need to know on the best diving spots.
Find Divezone On Facebook | Twitter
About: Now, if you haven’t heard of PADI, and you like diving, what have you been doing all your life? One of, if not the leading dive authority in the world, their site has some fantastic content.
What We Love: Where to start? There are so many helpful, fascinating and useful pieces of content on this site! Follow their Instagram page, stunning photos from all around the globe.
Find PADI On Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | YouTube
About: Scuba Diving is all about, well, we shouldn’t have to tell you! It’s all in a name. In all seriousness, this is another site that strives to be an excellent diving resource on the web.
What We Love: Quality content, photos, and a consistent posting schedule, what’s not to love? An excellent and highly rated magazine, this is well worth the subscription. It’s available in print and digital format.
Find Scuba Diving Mag On Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | Pinterest | YouTube
Landlust Around the World by Cindy Landlust
About: As the creator of this blog, Cindy says, with a last name like Landlust, it was no wonder she loves traveling! She had her first taste of travel in a year in the USA and hasn’t stopped since. She loves to dive as well.
What We Love: Very nice looking site, clean and with a great reading experience. Her articles are fun and interesting to read. Her Instagram photos are incredible!
Find Landlust Around the World On Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | Pinterest
About: An Australian runs pink Tank Scuba. Photographer, diver and cancer survivor PT Hirschfield. She dives off her favorite spots in Australia. Also occasionally travels to other places.
What We Love: An avid diver is the best way to describe PT! She’s completed over 100 dives. A blogger for many years, she’s written for countless magazines and articles on her blog. Yes, she dives with a pink scuba tank.
Find Pink Tank Scuba On Facebook | Instagram | YouTube
Diveplanit by Simon Mallender
About: A Dive Travel Agency by trade, Simon Mallender & Deborah Dickson-Smith created DivePlanIt. They decided to develop it after finding a lack of information on many diving spots they’d been too. Both are passionate eco-warriors.
What We Love: Not only do they offer highly rated, well thought out packages on diving. They also have an excellent blog! Plenty of news and articles. This site is all about marine conservation too.
Find Diveplanit On Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | YouTube
Chronic Wanderlust by Viktoria Urbanek
About: Viktoria Urbanek is a traveler, engineer, and diver. A proud Austrian. She takes her traditional dress, a around the world with her, aiming to take a photo in it everywhere she visits.
What We Love: Her blog, Chronic Wanderlust, is an excellent resource for travelers and divers! Plenty of inspiration, tips and helpful advice from the free-spirited and kind Viktoria.
Find Chronic Wanderlust On Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | Pinterest | YouTube
About: Undercurrent is a dive magazine. A wealth of information for serious and passionate divers. They’ve been running for a while now, since 1975!
What We Love: The magazine is independent and solely runs on the revenue from subscribers. They strive to be as high quality and provide as much content as possible. That promise can be guaranteed!
Find Undercurrent On Facebook
About: India. Such a large country, with so many things on offer. It would only make sense that they have some excellent dive spots! DIVEindia strives to bring them to light.
What We Love: They publish information and interesting facts on the fascinating marine animals. Mainly ones that live in the oceans around India. You’re bound to learn something new.
Find DIVEIndia On Facebook | Instagram | YouTube
Coffee With A Slice Of Life by Sarah Richard
About: Coffee With A Slice Of Life is run by the founder of Girls That Scuba, Sarah Richards. A writer, certified dive master, an English teacher, she’s been a full-time traveler for seven years.
What We Love: Sarah’s writing has charm, witty and warm. She spends hours finding ways to travel cheaply and shares it on her blog. Her diving posts are brilliant.
Find Coffee With A Slice Of Life On Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | Pinterest
About: The Scuba News strives to be the most up to date source of news in all angles of the scuba world. They have news editions specific to a few countries as well as the US.
What We Love: They publish new content regularly, so you’re always kept up to date. There are excellent photos and plenty of interesting content to read.
Find The Scuba News On Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | Pinterest
About: Florida Keys Dive Centre, located in Key Largo, has all the services of a dive center you’d expect. But they’re located on the beautiful Florida Keys and use their blog to showcase the natural wonders around them.
What We Love: They post incredible photos and drone videos of the natural beauty of the Keys. They’re passionate about preserving the land around them and showcasing things to do in the Keys.
Find Sea Dwellers On Facebook | Twitter
About: A dive magazine that started in 1996 as a simple newsletter in a region of Washington state became a vast network of dive magazines all over the US. Who knew it would grow so quickly and so well?
What We Love: They publish a magazine monthly, featuring incredible people from the world of water sports. They provide insight into cultures built around the ocean all around the world. Makes for a fascinating read!
Find Scuba H20 Adventures On Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | YouTube
About: Divebase is an app developed to have a comprehensive database containing information about diving. They have locations, weather conditions, and so much more.
What We Love: Such a revolutionary app! What might have taken you days to research can be all found in one massive database. Their blog is also filled with so many helpful posts.
Find Divebase On Facebook | Twitter | Instagram
About: Based in Singapore, Amazing Dive has so much to offer. They run courses, diving trips, and travel to all sorts of places all over Asia.
About: Cozumel Island, Mexico, is a world-renowned diving destination. It’d make sense there’s a dive centre there! Salty Endeavours keeps you up to date with the happenings in and around the island.
What We Love: Everything you ever wanted to know about diving in Cozumel! They offer all sorts of packages and dive trips, as well as a great blog with lots of photos.
Find Salty Endeavors On Facebook | Twitter
About: This may seem your average scuba blog but look deeper. It’s all about the best diving spots in the UK! Scuba Diving Blog UK has all sorts of articles to keep you up to date.
What We Love: Featuring reviews on a wide variety of equipment. The sheer amount, detail and clarity in their reports should be beneficial when choosing new dive gear!
Find Scuba Diving Blog On Facebook | Twitter | Pinterest
Scuba Diving Magazines
About: Formerly known as DIVIAC, and now part of the PADI family. PADI Travel is a free online magazine on environmental conservation, eco-travel, and of course, scuba.
What We Love: The writing is crisp, clean and very professional. The photography accompanying the mag is incredible and so bright. Very well worth a read. Especially if you’re passionate about the marine environment.
Find PADI Travel On Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | YouTube
About: DIVE.in has been around for several years now, and they still live by the same ethos. Having the best, up to date information on diving and the underwater world.
What We Love: DIVE.in has very informative, professional articles. It’s completely free to read too! They have a ton of helpful infographics about keeping yourself well and safe when enjoying the underwater world.
Find DIVE.in Magazine On Facebook | Twitter | Instagram
About: A site dedicated to teaching instructors and new divers. It doesn’t get much better than Dive Training. They have features on travel, gear reviews, and some stunning underwater photography.
What We Love: They also have a subscription magazine, published every two months. Available in digital and print, and highly rated by subscribers.
Find Dive Training On Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | YouTube
About: Diver is the longest-running dive magazine in North America, and they’re still going. Running both digital and print subscriptions, as well as lots of free content on their site.
About: Mostly a print magazine with a few interesting pieces of content available online, Scuba Diver Australasia + Ocean Planet has been a business for more than 38 years. They also run another magazine called Asian Diver.
What We Love: It’s an excellent piece of quality media. They’ve got plenty of experience because they’ve been around for that amount of time. Their articles are well-researched and well-written. Worth a subscription.
Find Underwater 360 On Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | YouTube
About: The official magazine of the UK’s largest dive club, BSAC, they’ve got a lot on offer in their monthly issue. Highly rated and very informative, something to look forward to in your mailbox every month!
About: A publishing giant in the dive world, offering a print and digital magazine, an app, a website packed with information and articles, an email newsletter, and great active social media! Pick and choose what format suits you best, and you can expect excellent quality everywhere in their products.
What We Love: Their content is divided into several sections, the natural world, travel, gear reviews, news, and photography. Take a look, and don’t be surprised if you quickly become immersed!
Find DIVE Magazine On Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | YouTube
About: An excellent resource on the sports side of diving, and plenty of resources on planning your next trip, Sports Diver is the perfect site.
About: Alert Diver Online
What We Love:
Find Undercurrent On Facebook
About: Freedive Magazine
What We Love:
Find Freedive Magazine On Twitter
About: GRID Magazine
About: World Adventure Divers
About: Deeper Blue
Underwater Times by Jeff Dudas
About: Underwater Times
What We Love:
Find Underwater Times On Facebook
Tony Wu Underwater Photography by Tony Wu
About: Tony Wu Underwater Photography
Original Diving by Neill Ghosh
About: Original Diving
About: Cold Water Diver
About: Wet Traveler
About: Maduro Dive
About: Aquatic Adventures
About: Dive Central Gili
About: Dive News Wire
What We Love:
Find Dive News Wire On Facebook
About: Snorkel Around The World
About: Kapitol Reef
Tropical Snorkeling by Galen and Nicole
About: Tropical Snorkeling
What We Love:
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The Independent Dependent by Vicki Guthrie
About: The Independent Dependent
The Dangerous Snorkelling Club by George
About: The Dangerous Snorkelling Club
What We Love:
Find The Dangerous Snorkelling Club On YouTube
Global Goose by Kelly
About: Global Goose
About: The Moorings
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