Caring for snorkeling gear

Defog your mask

Caring for snorkeling gear Your snorkeling equipment will probably come with the manufacturers advise for care and maintenance and you should follow that. Below are some general guidelines on caring for snorkeling gear to help extend the life of your equipment. Before you use your new mask for the first time it’s necessary to remove a thin layer of silicone off the mask lens which is left over from the Read More …

Choosing a snorkel mask

Mask

Choosing a snorkel mask Choosing a snorkel mask is essential to an enjoyable snorkeling experience. Without a mask the underwater world will look decidedly blurry (unless you were raised as a Moken sea gypsy who’s eyes have adapted to underwater vision). A mask should be comfortable, should offer clear vision and should not leak. If it does any of these things it will be at best a minor annoyance and Read More …

Why snorkeling?

Why Snorkeling. Some reasons to go snorkeling Snorkeling is cheap. You don’t need to buy expensive scuba diving gear or pay for lessons to get certified. Most snorkeling tours are cheaper than dive tours because there is less equipment involved. Anyone can snorkel. From young kids to pensioners, if you can swim you can snorkel. Even if you can’t swim you can wear a flotation devise and still enjoy snorkeling. Snorkeling Read More …