Posts Tagged ‘Scuba’

Diving in Bali

Diving in Bali

Forgot to change the batteries in my camera for my first day of diving, so unfortunately only have one set of photos. I’m still figuring out how to get good photos underwater, so please forgive all the blurriness. First day we did two dives at one of the most beautiful coral reefs that I’ve ever [...]


Swimming With Sharks

Swimming With Sharks

For my birthday this year, Beth got me a really awesome present. I got to go scuba diving in the Dubai Aquarium with a bunch of sharks. You’ll remember that I saw three gray reef sharks while diving in the Maldives back in July. This time, however, I came face-to-face with a tank full of [...]


Weekend in Fujairah

Weekend in Fujairah

Back in August, Beth and I took a short weekend vacation with several work colleagues to the nearby emirate of Fujairah. Located on the eastern side of the of UAE, Fujairah faces the open ocean rather than the Persian Gulf and is considerably cooler and less humid than Abu Dhabi. The trip was a final [...]


20,000 Leagues Beneath the Maldives

20,000 Leagues Beneath the Maldives

Well, actually only about 20 meters, but that wouldn’t have been near as exciting a title for book would it? I intentionally left out one important part of my recent vacation in the Maldives, because I was waiting for some pictures to arrive. Now that they’re here, I’m ready to talk about the absolutely amazing [...]