Tag: divers

Solomon Islands dive operators to establish formal association

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 18, 2019 01:01

A major step forward for the future promotion and development of the Solomon Islands dive tourism sector, the destination’s main dive operators have agreed to combine resources to create a ... Read More

Thinking globally: Victoria Cliff Resort in Mergui Archipelago , Andaman Sea

Keith Lyons Keith Lyons- February 18, 2019 04:55

Victoria Cliff Resort, a new snorkeling and dive resort in the Mergui Archipelago is ‘thinking globally, acting locally’ to foster sustainable tourism in Myanmar, as Keith Lyons discovers. One of ... Read More

Seychelles offers tourism for all – but needs to say it as we start 2019

Alain St.Ange Alain St.Ange- December 31, 2018 05:22

Seychelles has a diverse tourism product which makes its strength and which has guaranteed its success. Seychelles offers tourism for all. Visiting journalists to the islands continue to raise this ... Read More

Guam Visitors Bureau and IWorld of Travel partner for LGBTQ-tailored travel experiences

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- August 14, 2018 23:27

Guam Visitors Bureau and IWorld of Travel to create exclusive experience for travelers who are looking for most spectacular destinations. Read More

100th commemoration of the SMS Cormoran at sea now online

editor editor- July 5, 2017 03:53

On April 7, 2017, Guam commemorated the 100th anniversary of the scuttling of the German vessel SMS Cormoran II, the same day the United States entered World War I and ... Read More

Guam holds seaside memorial for the SMS Cormoran II

eTN Managing Editor eTN Managing Editor- April 29, 2017 01:19

On Friday, April 7, 2017, the Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) was joined by local and international dignitaries to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the scuttling of the SMS Cormoran II. ... Read More

Guam commemorates the SMS Cormoran II

eTN Managing Editor eTN Managing Editor- April 28, 2017 23:44

The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) concluded a two-week series of commemoration to honor the 100th anniversary of the scuttling of the SMS Cormoran II. The German ship spent two and ... Read More

Herbert T. Ward finds his passion aboard the Cormoran

Nell Alcantara Nell Alcantara- April 3, 2017 16:39

On Friday, April 7, 2017, the Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) will commemorate the 100th Anniversary of the scuttling of the SMS Cormoran II. The ship has a unique story that ... Read More

The history of the SMS Cormoran II

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 30, 2017 12:17

Tamuning, Guam – On Friday, April 7, 2017, the Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) will commemorate the 100th Anniversary of the scuttling of the SMS Cormoran II. Read More

Guam’s local dive shops commemorate 100th anniversary of the Cormoran

editor editor- March 28, 2017 06:51

During WWII, Guam was captured from the US by the Japanese Imperial Army and occupied for two and a half years. Read More

Guam to Commemorate 100th Anniversary of SMS Cormoran Scuttling

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 10, 2017 16:02

On Friday, April 7, 2017, the Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) will commemorate the 100th Anniversary of the scuttling of the SMS Cormoran II. Read More

Talking with Guam’s top underwater photographer

editor editor- August 17, 2012 08:06

Guam resident Ernie Collier is a pilot for United Airlines, with a passion for diving and underwater photography. Read More

Electronic shark defense system comes to market

editor editor- November 16, 2011 05:11

HONOLULU, Hawaii – For years, measures to prevent shark attacks for surfers, divers, and swimmers have helped to save lives. Read More

Black box of crashed Ethiopian Airlines Boeing found

editor editor- February 8, 2010 02:53

Beirut - Divers from the Lebanese army on Sunday retrieved the flight data recorders of the Ethiopian Airlines Boeing that crashed into the sea off the coast of Lebanon two ... Read More

Bonaire lures divers, other nature fans

editor editor- December 16, 2009 06:37

KRALENDIJK, Bonaire - On a slow ascent to the surface of the water from 60 feet below, the dive master spots something thrilling along the reef and extends her hand ... Read More

Old patrol boat becomes new undersea tourist attraction

editor editor- August 25, 2009 06:05

The Malta Tourism Authority earlier on Monday coordinated the scuttling of former AFM Patrol Boat P31 off the west coast of Comino, to add to the number of underwater attractions ... Read More