April 21, 2012

Dahab Festival 2012: Raft Race, Flash Mob, Fireshow, Aikido, Party, Mini Windsurfers and Jam Session

Well I could not fit more into the headline – but the whole last day of the Dahab Festival was packed with events. First there was the second raft race. This time Team Sinai Divers was unbeatable. Around 5pm suddenly a Flash … Continue reading

April 20, 2012

Live bands at the Dahab festival 2012

Yesterday on the second last day of the Dahab Festival there was a very nice potpourri of bands playing. From Fun Rock to Blues via Reggae we spent a really nice evening at the main festival area by the bridge. So here … Continue reading

April 15, 2012

Dahab Festival 2012 – Raft Race and Snake Charmer

Just a few impressions from the first day of the Dahab Festival 2012. The Raft Race was starting at Lighthouse an ending at the bridge. Desert Divers came first – congratulations! The snake charming show was held in Mirage Village. … Continue reading

August 11, 2011

PADI: Earn the 20 Millionth Diver Certification and Win a Trip to the Great Barrier Reef

The PADI organization will soon issue the 20 millionth diver certification. In recognition of this milestone, PADI Regional Headquarters around the world are giving a dive trip for two to Australia’s Great Barrier Reef aboard the  Spirit of Freedom to … Continue reading

May 22, 2011

Dahab Festival: The Big Party

No proper festival without a big party and live music right? So here are the pictures of the last evening of the Dahab Festival. Fantastic bands, a belly dancer, the announcements of the winners of the underwater photo contest (one … Continue reading

May 22, 2011

Dahab Festival: Second Raft race

Finally I had some time to sort out the pictures from the second raft race. This time Sinai Divers came first. Second place was the Sea Danger from Sea Dancer and the Pirate Bon Bons from Circus Bonboni did show … Continue reading

May 17, 2011

Dahab Festival: The Camel Race

Where to start? Let’s put it this way: we have no idea who won because we did not really know where the race will finish. First it turned out that there is more then one race and everybody we asked … Continue reading

May 16, 2011

Now Egypt wants the record in mass-diving

It was only two weeks ago a British attempt was announced. Now an Egyptian group has said that they will also have a go for the record entry in the Guinness Book for the Most People Scuba Diving Simultaneously. The … Continue reading

May 14, 2011

Dahab festival: The Raft Race

As some of you know the Dahab festival started today. It’s a 7 days event that people living in Dahab organized inspired by the powerful coming together of people in Egypt. The most important event for today was of course … Continue reading

April 29, 2011

Who Wants to Break a World Record?

The standing world record for the most people scuba diving simultaneously was made in Indonesia in 2009 with 2486 divers turning the ocean into a bubbling froth. That attempt was organised by Indonesia’s navy. After 2 years, Diver Jason Haiseldon … Continue reading