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Ocean Reef Aria Full Face Snorkel Mask Review

Ocean Reef Aria Full Face Snorkel Mask Review

We’re here with another one of our favorite full face snorkel masks, the .  I was surprised because I knew that I had talked about the Ocean Reef Aria before but I had also thought that we had actually done a full review on the mask.  Seems, we haven’t.    This was one of our […]

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Dry Bags That Can Handle Open Water

Dry Bags That Can Handle Open Water

Introduction The best dry bags for snorkeling are important on many different levels. For one thing, people often do get robbed during their snorkeling adventures. This seems to be even more frustrating than getting robbed in other circumstances, but it still does happen. Snorkeling has a lot of risks associated with it. People do get […]

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H20 Ninja Full Face Snorkel Mask Review

H20 Ninja Full Face Snorkel Mask Review

The full face snorkel mask market is all the rage in snorkeling these days. Since Tribord first put their full face on the market a few years back, the patents have run out, the manufacturers have started producing, and anyone with a few buck is re-branding those knock-offs as the “best full face snorkel mask”. […]

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Hawaii Things to Do and Sights to See

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Hawaii Things to Do and Sights to See

Our inspiration for starting SnorkelStore.net back in 2015 was mainly due to the inspiration that the beautiful island waters of Hawaii gave us.  We really enjoyed ourselves and each other while hanging at the beach and snorkeling.  Truth is, though, that there is so much MORE to Hawaii than snorkeling (yeah, even we have to […]

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Best Water Bottles for the Beach

Best Water Bottles for the Beach

We always talk about snorkel gear, sunscreen..and even the occasional review of the best beach tents and canopies.  We tend to forget about the smaller stuff that makes or breaks the perfect beach day like beach towels, beach chairs, water bottles, hammocks, mats, etc.  Well, we’re planning on changing that here in the next year […]

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Best Full Face Snorkel Masks 2017 Edition

Best Full Face Snorkel Masks 2017 Edition

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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Cressi Agua Short Fin Review

Cressi Agua Short Fin Review

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

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

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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Zodiac Tour with Dolphins and Sea Caves PLUS Snorkeling on Kauai

Zodiac Tour with Dolphins and Sea Caves PLUS Snorkeling on Kauai

Lizzy and I went snorkeling on Kauai (it ended up being a lot of fun but not great snorkeling) for six days this month.  Believe me, we are aware of how lucky we are to be in a position to Hawaiian Island hop whenever we feel like we want to.  This time was different, though. […]

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SeaLife Micro HD Underwater Camera Review

SeaLife Micro HD Underwater Camera Review

SeaLife is a name that is common and well known amongst avid underwater photographers.  They make some pretty mean, underwater, picture machines.  Leave it to be said by, if you want to take underwater images and you’re a diver, then SeaLife probably makes a camera that you’re happy with and will be everything you dreamed […]

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The Best Snorkel Masks of the Summer 2016

The Best Snorkel Masks  of the Summer 2016

There’s a lot that’s change since we published last year’s “Best Snorkel Masks for the Summer” article.  You’ll find a few still on the list from last year, but the full-face snorkel masks are really tearing it up this year.  There are a lot to choose from.  We published this article last year about the […]

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The Best Costa Rica Snorkeling Locations

The Best Costa Rica Snorkeling Locations

Apart from having breathtakingly beautiful beaches, Costa Rica is also a world renowned snorkeling destination. And why not? Many of the snorkeling locations in Costa Rica are amongst the best in the world and a magical showcase of underwater magnificence. (Dramatic sentence!) Thanks to Costa Rica’s clear waters, the visibility underwater ranges from 30 to […]

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NEW Full Face Snorkel Mask Set with Mares Sea Vu and Ocean Pro Fins

NEW Full Face Snorkel Mask Set with Mares Sea Vu and Ocean Pro Fins

This is one of those snorkel sets that I saw and I just had to review.  I’m always scouring the market for new sets and, let’s face it, it’s kind of difficult to “reinvent the wheel” when it comes to putting together a set of snorkel gear that is all that different from the rest. […]

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Beach Tent Guide and Recommended Products

Beach Tent Guide and Recommended Products

The last thing you want to do when you get to the beach is to set-up and wrestle with a difficult beach tent.  However, the alternative is to slather on gobs of sunscreen (which you should be doing, anyways) or draping towels and t-shirts around your head and look like a desert bedouin.  That’s where […]

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