Tricolor Doris (Felimare tricolor)

Felimare tricolor also known as Hypselodoris tricolor and Hypselodoris midatlantica is a colourful species of sea slug or dorid nudibranch a marine gastropod mollusc in the family Chromodorididae superfamily Doridoidea class Gastropoda and phylum Mollusca This nudibranch is found from the Western Mediterranean to the Eastern Atlantic Ocean Hypselodoris tricolor has a blue body with…

Targi Nurkowe Podwodna Przygoda

This year we will participate with our stand at the Polish Dive Exhibition Targi Nurkowe Podwodna Przygoda starting on the 26 February till 01 March 2015 You are all welcome to visit us on stand 19

EUDI 2015 from 06 to 09 March

We would like to remind our Italian friends that we will be again at the EUDI Show in Bologna at the BolognaFiere from the 06th to the 09th March 2015 Our stand number is A32 Hope to see you there

Art & Landscape of Gozo

Feeling the blues and golds of Gozo Posted by Yvonne Gordon at 08 59 on Wednesday 18 February 2015 Yvonne Gordon discovers how local artists explore the vibrant colours of the landscape on the Mediterranean island of Gozo The colours of Ramla Bay on the Mediterranean island of Gozo Photo Visit Malta Once a photographer…

MV Karwela

The M S Frisia II was launched in 1957 and then renamed Nordpaloma in 1977 She was renamed again MV Karwela when brought to Malta in 1986 On the Maltese Islands she sailed as a tourist ferry boat for Comino Marina Ltd until it was decommissioned in 2002 The MV Karwela ferry measures 50 31…

Ras il-Ħobż

Ras il ob or as otherwise known Middle Finger is best described as a huge column rising from the deep and stopping just 9 metres below the surface Middle Finger is the name given by divers to this site due to the particular natural formation of the peak of this pinnacle The narrow channel between…

Brian & Geoffrey go searching for the Mermaid’s Purse……

Mermaid s Purse Chondrichthyes An egg case or egg capsule colloquially known as a mermaid s purse or devil s purse is a casing that surrounds the fertilised eggs of some sharks skates and chimaeras They are made of collagen protein strands Because they are lightweight they are commonly washed up by the sea often…

Billingshurst Cave & Slipper Lobster (Scyllarides latus)

Billingshurst Cave is located in a tight corner of a rocky coastline on Gozo s North coast Facing due north it sees almost no direct sunlight thus having very little natural light penetration The insert on the top right of the photo shows an illustration of this cave After diving for about 60m into the…

WRECK DIVING

Dive Magazine Maltese Islands Special Edition WRECKS Kindly follow this link for more information about some excellent wreck dives on the Maltese Islands http divemagazine co uk go 6189 malta wrecks