The earth’s oceans hold many wondrous surprisesbe they the small, colorful critters” off the coast of Papua New
Guinea, opportunistic red demon squids in the Sea of Cortes, or naval wrecks in the lagoon of Bikini Atoll. In Fifty
Places to Dive Before You Die Chris Santella has invited diving experts from around the world to share some of their
favorite destinations, so ardent divers can experience these underwater wonders for themselveseither on location in
their SCUBA gear, or at home in their armchair.
The fifth in Santella’s bestselling Fifty Places” series, the book takes divers from hot-spot destinations like Raja
Ampat (off the coast of West Guinea) to old Caribbean favorites like Grand Cayman Isles. Readers will swim among whale
sharks off Myanmar, befriend wolf eels off the coast of Maine, and marvel at the giant mola mola of Lembognan,
Indonesia. These wonderful creaturesplus the brilliant coral reefs that often provide their backdropare captured in 40
gorgeous color photos from the world’s greatest underwater photographers. And for readers who want to travel to these
breathtaking locales, Santella provides complete If You Go” suggestions to help you plan your trip.