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News and views and special offers plus top travel tips from the best European scuba diving destinations, including Malta, Spain, the Azores, Balearics and more
Mystery shipwreck discovered off Greek island

Mystery shipwreck discovered off Greek island

The remains of an unknown shipwreck have been discovered in the Aegean Sea off the western coast of the Greek island of Kythnos
Malta P-33 wreck smashed by storms

Malta P-33 wreck smashed by storms

Malta’s most recent wreck dive, a decommissioned P-33 patrol boat, has been severely damaged by winter storms, according to reports
Scuba diving Iceland’s Tears of the Gods

Scuba diving Iceland’s Tears of the Gods

ByDIVE ContributorsApr 1, 2022
Steve Jones enjoys the impossible visibility, hydrothermal chimneys and meets toothy wolffish while scuba diving Iceland’s otherworldly waters
Five of Czechia’s unique dive spots

Five of Czechia’s unique dive spots

Landlocked Czechia has a very enthusiastic scuba diving community, who make up for the lack of coastline by exploring caves, dams and flooded mines
Malta’s deep wrecks | HMS Nasturtium and SS Polynesien

Malta’s deep wrecks | HMS Nasturtium and SS Polynesien

Many of the wrecks around Malta are from the First World War – HMS Nasturtian and SS Polynesien being two recently unveiled by Heritage Malta
Malta’s deep wrecks | SS Luciston and HMS Trusty Star

Malta’s deep wrecks | SS Luciston and HMS Trusty Star

The WWI wreck SS Luciston and WWII’s HMS Trusty Star were largely unknown until investigated by Malta’s Underwater Cultural Heritage Unit
Malta’s deep wrecks | Fairey Swordfish and Junkers JU88

Malta’s deep wrecks | Fairey Swordfish and Junkers JU88

The Fairey Swordfish and Junkers JU88 were instrumental aircraft during WWII, with two notable examples now deep wrecks for divers
Malta’s deep wrecks | ORP Kujawiak (L72) and Schnellboot S-31

Malta’s deep wrecks | ORP Kujawiak (L72) and Schnellboot S-31

Polish destroyer ORP Kujawiak and the German Schnellboot S-31 are two deep Second World War wrecks now protected by Heritage Malta
Malta’s deep wrecks | HMS Southwold

Malta’s deep wrecks | HMS Southwold

The WWII wreck of HMS Southwold was brought under the protection of Heritage Malta as a shipwreck of special historical significance.
Malta’s deep wrecks | HMS Olympus and HMS Russell

Malta’s deep wrecks | HMS Olympus and HMS Russell

A staggering amount of tonnage was sunk around Malta during WWII. HMS Olympus and HMS Russell are two ships recently opened for tech diving
In Depth | Malta’s wrecks

In Depth | Malta’s wrecks

ByDIVE StaffJan 11, 2022

For many divers, the Maltese archipelago is all about the wrecks. Here’s our guide to some of the best. Words and…

The Mediterranean bliss that is gulet diving in Turkey

The Mediterranean bliss that is gulet diving in Turkey

With a perfect Mediterranean climate, great vis, historic wrecks and marine parks, Turkey is a destination scuba divers need to explore.
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