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Oahu Snorkeling Locations Infographic

Oahu Snorkeling Locations Infographic

| November 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Oahu is the “The Gathering Place” and more people visit than any of the other Hawaiian Islands.  There’s lots of great snorkeling spots on Oahu but these 5 are our Top Recommendations.  If you like this infographic then please share it on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and wherever else your favorite people hang out!   Share […]

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The World’s Most Unusual Places to Go Snorkeling

The World’s Most Unusual Places to Go Snorkeling

| November 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

Snorkeling isn’t all just coral reefs and tropical fish. If you need to get away from the usual snorkel scene, why not try swimming off the beaten path? Instead of just hoping you will see something new at your typical snorkel spot, look for an adventure that takes you above and beyond your comfort zone. […]

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How to Fix Leg Cramps While Snorkeling

How to Fix Leg Cramps While Snorkeling

| November 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

Every snorkeler has had it happen at one point or another. They are paddling along when suddenly the muscles in their legs starts to convulse and they start sinking into the ocean like they are being featured in a bad water-based horror movie. Leg cramps can be as annoying as they are occasionally terrifying, typically […]

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Top 5 Snorkel Vests for All Style Preferences

Top 5 Snorkel Vests for All Style Preferences

| October 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

Snorkel vests may seem a little tacky to non-snorkelers, often resulting in first-timers forgoing them all together, but oh how quick they learn. Unless you have a lifetime spent swimming around in ocean currents, you will find that snorkeling without a vest can get pretty tiring, pretty quickly. For those that choose to go without […]

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Best Full Face Snorkel Masks 2017 Edition

Best Full Face Snorkel Masks 2017 Edition

| October 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

A lot has changed since we first wrote our review of the Tribord EasyBreathe.  Since so many people fell in love with these full face snorkel masks, we followed that review up with some great information for alternatives at a cheaper price. Time changes all. We’ve since done a few reviews on some of our […]

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6 of the Best Snorkeling Spots in Puerto Rico

6 of the Best Snorkeling Spots in Puerto Rico

| October 9, 2016 | 0 Comments

Due to its location in the Caribbean, Puerto Rico combines the rain forests of Central America with the beautiful beaches of the Caribbean, making it one jewel of a vacation destination. With its main island home to the culture-rich San Juan and the smaller islands of the archipelago home to pristine wilderness just waiting to […]

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The 4 Best Coral-Safe Sunscreen Options

The 4 Best Coral-Safe Sunscreen Options

| September 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Great Barrier Reef located off the coast of Australia is the most famous reef and underwater ecosystem in the world. As a habitat to thousands of marine species, naturally the Great Barrier Reef is also a popular location for snorkelers around the world. Unfortunately, this beautiful snorkeling hot spot is dying, or rather, bleaching. […]

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Cressi Gara Pro Snorkel Set

Cressi Gara Pro Snorkel Set

| August 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

For the serious snorkeler or free diver, it can be hard to find a set that is up to all of their specifications. However, many times the cause is not just because such things aren’t out there, but rather because they have been looking for equipment that is made more for the casual user. The […]

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10 Reef Creatures You DON’T Want to See up Close

10 Reef Creatures You DON’T Want to See up Close

| August 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

There is nothing better than a quick loop in clear, warm tropical waters with a vibrant and busy reef below. While a number of the tropical fish and other marine life found in reefs around the world are harmless, there are a few creatures that you definitely want to keep your distance from while snorkeling […]

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Promate Dry Snorkel and Purge Mask with Panoramic View Set Review

Promate Dry Snorkel and Purge Mask with Panoramic View Set Review

| July 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

When choosing a snorkel mask, serious snorkelers all typically have a similar set of criteria when picking one out. It is important that it fits snuggly on the face, doesn’t leak, and doesn’t fog up constantly. However, one of the most important functions of a snorkel mask is that you can actually see out of […]

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When is the Best Time to Snorkel?

When is the Best Time to Snorkel?

| July 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Snorkel tour operators are often asked a lot of questions by patrons that want to later set out into the sea themselves. Mostly it is basic questions like fishing for tips on how to keep the mask from fogging up or clearing water from their snorkel tube. Typically, it is the questions that all beginning […]

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First Annaual Snorkel Store Scholarship Finalists and WINNER!

First Annaual Snorkel Store Scholarship Finalists and WINNER!

| July 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

First off, I’d like to apologize.  We were running a little late with the Snorkel Scholarship results.  We got a lot of great applications from a lot of extraordinary people.  The reason we were behind is that we were getting applications up until the very last minute.  We wanted to make sure that we gave […]

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Cressi Agua Short Fin Review

Cressi Agua Short Fin Review

| July 9, 2016 | 0 Comments

For snorkelers, picking the right fins for their trip is just as important as picking a quality mask. However, snorkel fins come in so many different styles, do they really make a difference? Of course they do! Classic long fins provide unparalleled power in the water, but short fins like the Cressi Agua come with […]

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Top 5 Snorkel Spots to Explore While in St. Lucia

Top 5 Snorkel Spots to Explore While in St. Lucia

| June 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

On land, St. Lucia is known for its dense rain forest split by the imposing Pitons and accented by some of the most luxurious resorts in the world. However, like any island in the Caribbean, some of St. Lucia’s most precious sights lie off-shore in the clear, azure-tinted water. While the snorkeling scene doesn’t enjoy […]

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How to Snorkel Safe in Heavily Trafficked Waters

How to Snorkel Safe in Heavily Trafficked Waters

| June 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

In June 2014, two snorkel buddies were out enjoying the underwater sights in Jupiter Inlet, Florida, but tragedy struck when both were struck upon surfacing by a passing speedboat. The 26-year-old man died while the woman later recovered from a broken pelvis. This is the tale that led to a string of snorkeling and scuba […]

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