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Check out these Maldives and Red Sea liveaboard diving deals from Emperor Divers

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If you’re looking for a great deal on a liveaboard diving holiday, then look no further, because Emperor Divers have a couple of corkers for you.

Here are the details:

Emperor Leo | Maldives | 29 April – 6 May 2017 | Best of Maldives | £1083

Leo is a stylish boat with contrasting wooden decor throughout. The main deck has a large lounge with sofas, licensed bar and Jacuzzi whilst the sun deck is perfect for reflecting on the day as the sun goes down. She has a bright and airy saloon and a spacious dining area with bar.

  • 24 divers in 12 ensuite cabins
  • Good value liveaboard luxury
  • Modern layout – double or twin cabins
  • Spacious saloon with internationally stocked bar
  • Onboard WiFi (local charges) when in range

Free Nitrox. Non-divers are welcome and get free snorkelling kit rental + $50 voucher to spend on board.

This is where you dive the best and most famous dive sites in a week of wonderful liveaboard diving across Male and Ari atolls. Awaiting you are channels, drifts and pinnacles and the chance of meeting mantas, whale sharks and marine life of many varieties. You don’t follow an exact itinerary; flexibility is the word so no matter what time of the year, this underwater world is yours for the exploring.

Find out more here.

Emperor Elite | Red Sea | 30 June – 7 July 2017 | Southern Sharks | £930

She’s just had a massive make-over and now comes with a stunning Executive Suite and more. This 38 metre boat accommodates 26 guests in 8 standard twin-berth cabins, 3 premium twin cabins, a double Junior Suite and – new for 2017 – a premium, upper deck Executive Suite, all with ensuite, air conditioning, flat screen TV, three towels and a bathrobe.

She has limited free WiFi, three sundecks, dive deck with platform, air-conditioned salon and dining room where great food and free red wine with dinner.

This trip gives you the best chance to see those sharks in action! Explore the majestic southern Red Sea during the warm summer months of May to August with our much anticipated Southern Sharks itinerary offering flexibility and focus for ‘action’ dives. These months are best-known for the variety of sharks visiting some of the remote offshore reefs. But be prepared to change diving plans at the last minute because you will go where the action is…

Find out more here.

For more information on any of these itineraries or to book, email reservations@emperordivers.com.

For more information on Emperor Divers in the Red Sea, visit www.emperordivers.com.

For more information on Emperor Divers in the Maldives, visit www.emperormaldives.com.

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White Shark Interest Group Podcast #009 – SURVIVING A SHARK ATTACK with DAVE PEARSON

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Ninth in an exciting podcast series from Ricardo Lacombe of the White Shark Interest Group.

Episode 9 of the White Shark Interest Group Podcast, Facebook’s’ largest White Shark specific group, covering science, conservation, news, photography, video and debate.

This episode features Melissa speaking with shark attack survivor Dave Pearson, about his experience, the aftermath and trauma for all involved, and the social media comments and victim blaming following an incident or attack.

Dave is the founder of Bite Club, a support group for survivors of attacks and bites, as well as for the families and friends of victims following a tragic incident.

He also established Beyond The Bite, a support organisation serving many purposes for anyone involved in shark attacks, from helping to get surfers back in the water, to covering costs of families who need to travel to the site of a loved ones attack.

This is a MUST LISTEN for all shark advocates as Dave and Melissa discuss how advocates can really help in the aftermath and reporting of an incident, and how shark advocates can become human advocates at the right time it is needed most. A real eye-opener of an episode.

Bite Club can be found on Facebook here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/50136… Beyond The Bite can be found here: https://www.beyondthebite.org/ and would appreciate ANY donations you could make to help survivors and their families

Click the links below to listen to the podcast series on the following audio channels:


Join the group: www.facebook.com/groups/whitesharkinterestgroup/

Instagram: www.instagram.com/whiteshark_interestgroup/

Website: www.whitesharkinterestgroup.com

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Ultimate Diving Maldives Offer

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7 nights at the Bandos Island Resort & Spa in the Maldives – From £2555 per person

Bandos Island Resort & Spa has already welcomed its first guests to the Maldives since March, with more divers heading off this December trying to escape the chilly UK weather. The Maldives is a dream destination, it offers a range of blue lagoons, deserted islands, a true sense of romance and tranquillity but above all amazing diving.

This destination should be on every diver’s bucket list, especially those with a non-diving partner because there is enough going on to ensure everyone will have a great time. The Maldives are the ultimate island paradise with each one offering dazzling white sandy beaches topped with coconut palm trees and turquoise blue lagoons.

Bandos Island is fully encircled by pearly white beaches, turquoise waters and a never-ending blue sky blessed with abundant sunshine. The house reef at Bandos is considered one of the best in North Male Atoll and the convenient location of Bandos allows divers to choose from over 40 impressive dive sites.

Book 7 nights from £2555. Price includes flights from London, speedboat transfers, 7 nights’ accommodation on an all-inclusive basis and 10 shore dives per person. Single supplement applies.

To enquire or book, visit www.ultimatediving.co.uk or give the team a call on 0208 655 6458  and they can give you the lowdown on the destination and diving.

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