Lateral Lines - Newsletter

Welcome to Lateral Lines, the newsletter of Scuba Tours Worldwide where you will find news, commentary, liveaboard and resort reviews and scuba diving tips and tricks.

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24 October 2014
Grey reef shark in the Maldives often seen by divers on holiday with Scuba Tours Worldwide

Our two 'Shark Specials' will take in the shark-diving highlights from SEVEN of the beautiful Maldivian atolls. These are exciting, challenging safaris with a route that includes some sites which are very rarely dived.  

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Tags: Sharks
20 October 2014
Manta ray PADI speciality offered by Dr Anne-Marie Kitchen-Wheeler of Scuba Tours Worldwide

We are giving divers a FREE PADI ‘Manta Diver’ speciality course on our 7 day Manta Special in the Maldives this January.  Hosted by Anne-Marie, who runs MV Sea Spirit with her husband Matt, this trip will devote a greater proportion of time to diving and looking for these amazing creatures. 

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29 September 2014
Manta ray seen in the Maldives by scuba divers on holiday with Scuba Tours Worldwide

Come and see us on stand No.615 at the Dive Show and you could be the lucky winner of a fabulous AP Diving 'Commando Escape' BCD worth over £300!  All you have to do is enter our 'Name the Manta' Competition. 

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Tags: Dive Show
24 September 2014
Sunset Queen liveaboard operated by Scuba Tours Worldwide in the Maldives

We are delighted to announce our 'DIVE SHOW SPECIAL' which will SAVE you 5% on your Maldives holiday! The special offer is for new bookings on MV Sea Spirit and MV Sunset Queen (pictured) ... our fabulous Maldives liveaboards, and is applicable for travel before the end of January 2015. 

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07 September 2014
Our new Maldives liveaboard the MV Sunset Queen

We are very excited to tell you that we have launched a new liveaboard dive boat operating in the Maldives - the MV Sunset Queen.

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18 July 2014
Mobula rays in the Galapagos seen by divers on an Exclusive Tour trip with Scuba Tours Worldwide

This amazing encounter with hundreds of mobula rays was caught on camera by Dave Martin whilst on our Exclusive Tour trip to the Galapagos Islands in June.  Dave said “they swam past us on a safety stop … I had turned my camera off but hurriedly fired it up again and got one shot … these are the ones that swam to our left and there were as many on the other side!”.

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17 July 2014
MV Sea Spirit liveaboard in the Maldives operated by Scuba Tours Worldwide

MV Sea Spirit will be re-locating to the equatorial far south from August to October this year to take advantage of the lovely weather and to enjoy the fabulous diving!

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09 July 2014
Tiger Shark in the Bahamas wins first prize in Scuba Tours Worldwide underwater photographic competition

Damian Brown has travelled all over the world with us and last year he asked us to arrange his dive holiday to the Bahamas ... "the trip was absolutely fantastic ... on one dive we had around 30 Caribbean, 15 Lemon, 1 Nurse and 11 Tiger sharks in view at once!

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Tags: Sharks
08 July 2014
Photo comp winner gets prize trip to Maldives, Snakelocks anemone shrimp wins photographer a holiday to the Maldives

This fabulous image of a Snakelocks anemone shrimp, taken by Cathy Lewis, won the Marine Life Category at the BSoUP 'Splash-In' last weekend in Portland, Dorset. We were delighted to be the sponsors of this category and Cathy is pictured here with Dan Bolt (last years winner) receivng her Prize Voucher for a holiday for two in the Maldives ... worth up to £2,800!

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27 June 2014
Rocio del Mar liveaboard takes scuba divers to the best sites in the Sea of Cortez and the Socorro Islands

Amazing shark action at the legendary 'El Boiler', playful dolphins, fun dives with sea lions … and hurricane dodging!!!  Matt and Anne-Marie hosted our May 'Exclusive Tour' to the Revillagigedo Islands - commonly known as the Socorro Islands - and below they recount the highlights of this eventful trip.  

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Tags: Sharks




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