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10 great destinations for scuba diving adventure (videos)

Dive in and explore the underwater landscapes of some of the world's most exotic and interesting locales. Whether you're a veteran scuba diver, or someone who's always wanted to test the waters, here's your chance to visit some of the world's top dive destinations. Experience what it's like to venture into the deep in this video roundup of 10 great destinations for scuba diving.


Bali, South Pacific

Long hailed as a crown jewel amongst scuba divers for its idyllic location, warm waters, underwater diversity, and plentiful wrecks, Bali beckons with its aquatic spell.



Cabo San Lucas/Sea of Cortez
Dubbed "The World's Greatest Aquarium" by Jacques Cousteau for its lushness of life, the waters off the Baja California peninsula are bursting with adventure. Veteran divers will not disagree.




The Red Sea, Egypt
Labyrinthine canyons, calm grassy flats, and deep water reefs have assured The Red Sea's place as an underwater Eden.




Kona, Hawaii
Night diving with schools of manta rays off the Big Island is near the top of every diver's "To Do" list. Here's why.




Cozumel, Mexico
Home of the second largest barrier reef in the world, unparalleled drift diving and a 3000-foot vertical drop into "The Abyss," Cozumel is a diver's paradise.




The Cayman Islands
Often called "The Birthplace of Scuba Diving," the Cayman Islands boast an abundance of magical waters and unique undersea topography.




Cocos and Malpelo Islands/Costa Rica and Columbia
What do these two remote Central American dive sites share in common? Plenty of beautiful underwater vistas and hammerheads... lots of hammerheads.




The Great Blue Hole, Belize
A true geographic marvel! Explore the depths of this unforgettable dive featuring underwater stalactites and brilliant coral gardens.




The Great Barrier Reef, Australia
One of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World, the largest superorganism on earth is like nowhere else on earth.




The Bahamas
Gin clear waters and sandy shallow seas are a recipe for shark-laden encounters in this pristine Caribbean island chain!







Scuba diving is not only a fun, relaxing recreational activity, it's also a great way to learn about fish, coral, and the ocean -- three things our planet can not live without.

Filed under: Scuba Diving, Egypt, Indonesia, Bahamas, Belize, Costa Rica, Mexico, United States, Australia, Video

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