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Book Review: Last Man Off (2014)

It was his first job after graduating as a Marine Biologist. Matt Lewis joined a deep sea fishing trawler, the MFV Sudurhavid, in Cape Town...

Book Review –Adrift: Seventy-six days lost at sea (1986)

A lone sailor is battling an Atlantic storm in a twenty-one foot long sailboat. It is dark, approaching midnight, when a massive crash rips away...

Book Review – The Final Dive: The Life and Death of ‘Buster’ Crabbe (2007)

It was the height of the Cold War. The Soviet Cruiser Ordzhonikidz, supported by two destroyers, had brought Soviet leaders Khruschev and Bulganin to Britain...

Book Review: Dragon Sea (2007) by Frank Pope

Dragon Sea, by Frank Pope, tells the true story of the location, combined archaeological survey of a large, five-hundred year old wreck and salvage of...

Book Review: Erebus – The story of a ship (2019)

In a title of six words, Erebus: The story of a ship, Michael Palin tells us precisely what his book is all about. Through a...

Book Review: The Boys in the Cave – Deep inside the impossible rescue in Thailand (2018)

On the 23rd June 2018 twelve members of the Thai Wild Boars youth football team, and their coach, strolled into the Tham Luang Cave in...

Book Review: Fire in the Night – The Piper Alpha Disaster (2008)

At 10.00 pm on 6th July 1988 liquid gases, under high pressure, exploded in a fireball on the Piper Alpha oil production platform. All in...

Book Review – Submerged: Adventures of America’s Most Elite Underwater Archeology Team

Some of us will have dived in Chuuk Lagoon, Federated States of Micronesia, and marvelled at the remains of massive WWII warships. Others may have...

Book Review: Deep Water By Watt Key

A deep dive, to almost thirty metres, thirty miles off the coast of Alabama, USA goes horribly wrong. In strong current, their anchor line –...

Book Review: Blind Descent by James M. Tabor

Blind Descent by James M. Tabor takes the reader into the world of super caves, to perpetual night and the remarkable men and women who...

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Egypt | Safaga, Brothers & Elphinstone | 27 January – 04 February 2022 | Emperor Elite

Jump on board this famous Red Sea liveaboard and enjoy diving the famous wrecks of the Red Sea with this fantastic special offer.  Emperor Elite offers a contemporary living space combined with the best itineraries available in the Red Sea.

Price NOW from just £975 per person based on sharing a twin cabin including:

  • Flights from London Gatwick to Hurghada with 23kgs baggage
  • 7 nights in shared cabin
  • 3 meals a day, soft drinks, red wine with dinner
  • 6 days’ diving, guide, 12ltr tank & weights, Marine Park fees and port departure fees
  • Free Nitrox

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