Discover the underwater charms of Chileno and Sta. Maria Bay

Snorkeling in the breathtaking waters of Cabo San Lucas exposes you to the natural wealth of the Sea of Cortez which is home to more than 800 species of tropical fish and thousands of invertebrates species from octopuses to tiny and colorful sea snails. Cabo’s clear, warm waters and dazzling marine life are the reason…

Make your whale watching trip an enriching experience

The waters along the Pacific Ocean off the Baja Peninsula and the Sea of Cortez transform into a bustling pathway of giant migrants during the winter months. Large cetaceans, like Humpback Whales and Gray Whales, travel thousands of miles each year from the northern side of the planet such as Alaska to the southern warm…

Booming marine life of Cabo Pulmo National Park

Did you know that there are only three living reefs in Western North America? Did you know that Cabo Pulmo National Park is home to one of them? Cabo Pulmo Reef is estimated to be 20,000 years old which makes it a cherished treasure of the Baja California peninsula.Situated just 60 miles north of Los…

Practical tips on how to defog your scuba mask

A foggy mask does not only ruin your view of corals, fish and other marine creatures but it can also put you in danger. When your vision is impaired underwater, it’s hard to focus on your buoyancy and surroundings. When this happens, you can bump into structures and hurt yourself and even can cause irreparable…

The pros and cons of diving with Nitrox

Exploring the ocean is an amazing experience that you never get tired of because there’s always something new and exciting waiting for you. Going beneath the waves to enter the deep blue waters somehow awakens your childhood-like curiosity as you encounter different forms of life. No wonder, many divers wish they could spend more time…

Diving Etiquette 101: Mingling with marine life

There is more to being a diver than just underwater exploration  and encountering different kinds of marine life. Proper diving etiquette is a fundamental part of diving which you can carry on throughout your diving life.  Keep in mind that you are just a guest when you venture into a marine ecosystem and as a…

Beginner’s guide to night diving in Cabo

If you find scuba diving at day-time fun and exciting, wait until you try night diving because descending in the cover of darkness presents you with a world unlike no other. It might come as a surprise to you that diving at a known location during the evening becomes a whole new experience as everything…

Snorkeling with the gentle giant of the sea

The 700-mile-long body of water of the Sea of Cortez encompasses the mainland Mexico and Baja California. This diverse sea is home to 900 varieties of fish and more than 2,000 species of marine invertebrates which makes it one of the richest bodies of water on the face of the earth. Aside from the myriad…

11 Tips for taking great underwater images

Underwater photography is rewarding and challenging at the same time.  The diversity of subjects under the sea is amazing and you will never get bored with the same kind of subjects.  Today you might be aiming your lens at a clownfish in a bed of anemone, a week later you might find yourself shooting at…

What we can learn from Thai cave rescue

How the cave dive rescue unfolded in Thailand In Thailand, a heroic rescue was done to help 12 young boys and their soccer coach who were trapped in a cave for nearly two weeks. On June 23, 2018, the Wild Boars football team together with their coach ventured in a cave during an excursion but…