Tag: Diving

Divers adore the reefs off Tobago. Courtesy The Division of Tourism and Transportation.

Diving in Tobago: kingdom of the corals

It’s just like Finding Nemo. Dive below the surface of the aquamarine and azure waters off Tobago and enter the kingdom of the coral reefs. Many of the dive sites here are drift dives, which just means that you just go with the flow — literally. You adjust your buoyancy to follow the current; keep

Lopinot estate and historical complex in Trinidad. Photo: William Barrow

Did you know? 25+ cool & important facts about Trinidad & Tobago

There are many people and things that have landed Trinidad and Tobago in the history books…or which are just plain cool! Here are just some. And if you know more that you think should be here, feel free to give us a shout! We always love to hear from our readers. Banwari Man The oldest

Leatherback Turtle returning to sea. Courtesy The Division of Tourism and Transportation

Our top 5 Tobago eco experiences

Our favourite Tobago eco escapes & adventures, by land & by sea: turtle-watching, bird-watching, horse-riding, watersports, ang glorious diving!

A diver hovers above what is often referred to as the largest brain coral in the world, off Speyside. Photographer: Sport Diver Magazine, via the THA

How to become a diver in Tobago

Everything you need to know about diving in Tobago — what you’ll see, where to go, sites for beginners through to expert dives, and how you can learn to go scuba diving

Diving in Tobago. Photo: Edward Montserin

Your guide to diving in Tobago

Whatever your level of experience, the waters around Tobago offer some of the most outstanding diving opportunities in the Caribbean

Argyle Waterfall. Courtesy The Division of Tourism and Transportation

Top 10 things to do & see in Tobago

If you only pick 10 things to see or experience while in Tobago, these would be our recommendations

A Rufous vented chachalaca (Ortalis ruficauda) or cocrico shouts from a guava tree at Blue Waters Inn, Speyside. Photo by Rapso Imaging

Pat Turpin talks Tobago’s beautiful natural environment

Pat Turpin is the president of Environment Tobago, a conservation body established in 1996 to safeguard the environmental future of the island. She explains why Tobago is so special

Diving in Tobago. Photo by Stephen Broadbridge

Derek Chung Talks Diving in Tobago

Derek Chung has over 20 years’ diving experience and shares some of the key facts about the Tobago diving scene