On the wish list of divers traveling to the Maldives, seeing sharks, rays and lots of fish is almost always at the top. Guests of the well-known Euro-Divers base on Amari Havodda have reason to be happy, because at Amari's wonderful house reef sharks, rays and countless fish feel very comfortable here - so a long boat trip is not necessary!
From September 15 to September 19, 2021, the International Open German Championship of UW Photography and Videography - also known as 36th Camera Louis Boutan - will take place at Lake Kulkwitz in Leipzig, in the German state of Saxony. The deadline for registration is August 31, 2021.
In just over a week, a 45-member team, primarily volunteers, including 20 divers, carried out an unprecedented cleanup project. The effort removed 76 tons of trash from the sea, shoreline and four beaches in southwestern Ithaca, a Greek island famous as the home of King Odysseus and a symbol of homesickness.
Following a rise in imported Corona cases, Malta's Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Health, along with the head of the Public Health Authority, have announced that language schools will have to remain closed until further notice, effective July 14, 2021.
The western province of Canada, British Columbia, has been hit by a heat wave in recent weeks. The record-breaking temperature of almost 50 degrees Celsius in the town of Lytton led to a major fire that claimed the entire town. In the province, 500 people died. Hundreds of fires raged in the forests. But also on the coast, temperatures were measured above 45-degree mark....
The construction of the deepest pool in the world - Deep Dive Dubai - has been completed in Dubai. Now the country where the deepest indoor diving pool in the world is located is not Poland, but the United Arab Emirates. A diving pool with the impressive depth of 60 m! The official opening is not scheduled until July 29, but already today we can see some of the attractions that future visitors can experience inside.
Living noble pen shells (Pinna nobillis) have been found at the island of Cres in recent weeks. This makes them the only living fan mussels left in the underwater world of this Kvarner island. The biggest credit for the find near the fishing port of Valun goes to the Austrian couple Jutta and Mario Hofer; the operators of the diving center diving.DE Cres at the campsite Kovačine.
The popular diving and travel trade fair InterDive will be held for the 9th time in Friedrichshafen in September 2021. InterDive Friedrichshafen is most likely the only diving fair in Europe that will be held for visitors in 2021. It scores with an increased amount of space and renowned exhibitors.
After being cut off from the rest of the world since April 2020, except for emergency transportation, Palau's borders are now slowly opening. Since April 2021 China Airlines flies again to Koror, but only for Taiwanese nationals, as part of a Taiwan - Palau Travel Bubble. Since the beginning of June, United Airlines now flies from Guam to Palau, connecting the USA and all those who want to travel to Palau via Japan, the Philippines or Korea.
August 2019 Split Clinic, Croatia: Stefan is in intensive care in a foreign country. His state of health is uncertain, he is not conscious. A pressure chamber trip has not been possible because only patients with stable vital signs are admitted to the pressure chamber. Imaging of the brain and lungs would not look good, they say. Communication is difficult because of language problems. No one knows anything for sure. Stefan's wife is full of worry for her husband's life and she is on the way to Split ...