Cold-water freediving, or ice diving has got to be an activity reserved only for the bravest of souls. Plunging into sub zero temperatures and exploring the icy depths may well seem like a mad idea for most, but the beauty and wonder that awaits the intrepid diver in some of the world’s best cold-water destinations, may well hold the answer as to why freedivers go there.
Cold Water Coral Gardens of Scandinavia
Crystal clear, warm waters are normally what we imagine when thinking about coral reefs But there are cold water coral species, often living at great depths
Beat the Holiday Stress – Turn Up the Chill Factor
If you’re living in a warmer region where there’s no shortage of sunny days, you might want to turn the temperature down a notch. Try these cold water dives
Will Learning to Dive in a Tropical Location Ruin Cold Water Diving for You?
Many new divers get their PADI certification in tropical waters does this ruin cold water diving for them? Or open a whole new world of diving?
Cold Water Diving for Warm Water Divers
Over the years, I’ve gathered some helpful tips so you too can enjoy cold water diving rather than simply missing out on these incredible sites.