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What are Split Fins? Are They Better for Snorkeling? Pros and Cons

What are Split Fins? Are They Better for Snorkeling?  Pros and Cons

At first glance split fins don’t really look all that impressive.  To be honest, they look broke or torn.  You would think that, at first glance, split fins wouldn’t do much good in water with the way they wave and flap apart.  They look flimsy.  And that may be the biggest thing going against split […]

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What are Snorkel Travel Fins and Why You Should Have Standard Size Instead

What are Snorkel Travel Fins and Why You Should Have Standard Size Instead

Travel fins are shorter fins that are more manageable to pack.  They’re usually the better travel companions when going on a trip or on vacation with your snorkel gear. Some people prefer long and standard sized fins, while others opt for no fins at all when snorkeling.   You can read a comparison of the […]

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What Makes the Best Snorkel Gear?

What Makes the Best Snorkel Gear?

If you’re reading this article then you’re already in the market to buy snorkel gear.  If you already some basic knowledge then you can head over to our “6 Best Snorkel Brands” page for options or you can go right to the store.  If not, then let’s get the teaching and learning started… Determining What […]

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Snorkel Fin Guide: You Want the Best Snorkel Fins

Snorkel Fin Guide:  You Want the Best Snorkel Fins

Sure, you want to have the very best snorkel fins that you can get.  Lots of people ask us what the best snorkel fins are.  We love questions and are happy to answer them.  However, in most cases that one question makes us ask some of our own questions. Questions: Where are you using your […]

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The 5 Best Promate Snorkel Gear Sets

The 5 Best Promate Snorkel Gear Sets

Promate is a leader in all sorts of diving, SCUBA, and snorkeling accessories and equipment.  They have been around for a while now and truly believe that the underwater world is a universal destination that anyone should be able to enjoy.  That goes for everyone.  Whether you’re an avid diver, recreational spear fisher, or going […]

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How to Care and Maintain Snorkel Fins

How to Care and Maintain Snorkel Fins

Snorkel fins make the rest of your body go when you’re in the water. They may not be the most important part of your snorkeling set, but a good pair of fins makes life a whole lot easier when you’re in the water. There is some debate as to whether fins are even a necessary […]

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Body Gloves Best Snorkel Sets for Kids and Adults

Body Gloves Best Snorkel Sets for Kids and Adults

Body Glove is a company and brand that has a long relationship with the ocean.  Their love for everything ocean makes Body Glove a brand that you can trust.  Unlike most brands that we review on this site such as Aqua Lung, US Divers, TUSA, Seavenger, Cressi, and Promate, Body Glove is a brand that […]

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