Snorkeling

Teaching Kids to Snorkel: the Ultimate Guide

If you’re going on a tropical vacation and want to take the whole family, you may be at a loss for ideas on how to occupy your children’s attention while lounging on the beach or snorkeling in the lagoons. Maybe they’ve even shown interest in getting in the ocean and finding sea turtles or brightly […]

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Get Better Swim Technique with the FINIS Snorkel

There are all kinds of products out there to help correct your swim stroke. There are fins, hand paddles, and straps that are meant to straighten your lines and aid your kicks. There’s even a product on the market that uses a snorkel to help you keep correct head position–the Freestyle Snorkel, by FINIS. What makes […]

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Snorkeling at Kapalua Bay, Maui

Kapalua Bay Ep. 9 It’s sometimes hard to believe that one island can have so many beautiful beaches. Really, it is. You go to your 12th or 13th spot on Maui and think “Okay, there has to be a rotten one in the bunch!” And there’s really not. Not to mention the snorkeling is great […]

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Snorkeling at Honolua Bay, Maui

Honolua Bay If you’re planning on hitting the most remarkable snorkeling locations on the island of Maui, make sure that Honolua Bay snorkel is on your list! Always popping up on the island’s top snorkel spots, you won’t need to swim far to find out why. Honolua Bay is on the north side of the […]

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Snorkeling Destinations: The Homestead Crater

Homestead Crater Ep. 7 When you google places to snorkel, you probably aren’t searching for some small town in the middle of the Western United States. There aren’t that many snorkeling destinations in the continental US, let alone in landlocked states in mountainous locations like Utah. Don’t let any preconceived notions fool you; the world […]

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Enter the Tank at Oregon Coast Aquarium

Have you ever found yourself walking around an aquarium and wishing you were on the other side of the glass? Do you want a more up-close and personal experience than a traditional walk through can offer? Have you ever wanted to go snorkeling without having to leave the continental US?! Now you can thanks to […]

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Snorkel Buying Guide

Do you have an exciting, exotic trip planned? Are you tired of renting equipment that has been used by dozens of tourists and are looking to buy your own snorkel gear for the first time? You may be a little overwhelmed with all the different options like silicone vs. rubber, flex vs. rigid, and semi-dry […]

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Grand Cayman Marine Life: Part II

Grand Cayman Marine Life: Part I Hopefully, you’ve just come over from the first half of this guide about Grand Cayman marine life which focused on some of the common fish you can expect to see in GC. Over on this half, I’ll show you some pictures of the plants and animals you’ll hopefully see […]

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Grand Cayman Marine Life: Part I

If you’re going to be spending any time in Grand Cayman snorkeling, you’ll want to know what you’re looking at or looking for during your time in the water. I went into my trip without any major knowledge of what I could expect to encounter, outside of stingrays of course. Here’s a photo-heavy Grand Cayman […]

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Aquarium and Coral Gardens, Grand Cayman Snorkeling Excursion Part Two

If you missed Part One: Stingray City, click the link and check it out, plus it features a fun video as well! Our next stop on the Grand Cayman snorkeling excursion with Captain Marvin’s was what the guide referred to as “The Aquarium.” We were scheduled to make two stops: Stingray City and the Sandbar. […]

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