Best Places to Take Your Boat in 2017

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A brand New Year is here, which means it’s time to update your bucket list. Where in the world would you love to take your boat and explore? Whether it’s an adventure at sea you’re looking for or an escapade on land, we’ve rounded up some of the hottest yachting destinations for the next 12 months. Which of these will you be adding to your 2017 itinerary? (more…)

Underwater Toys to Try Out This Year

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Do you love life underwater? If so, you’re going to love this list of underwater toys we’ve drawn up! Thanks to modern technology and engineering developments, people who love the ocean and exploring its depths now have more choice than ever when it comes to gear and accessories. We’ve included gadgets for professional divers as well as simply toys that beginners can get to grips with easily. Looking ahead to 2017 and beyond, here are some of the best water...

5 Ways to Have Fun in the Ocean

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The ocean is a wonderland for exploring, so when you’re lucky enough to be by the sea you should fit in as many fun activities as possible. There are so many ways the sea can entertain us, but everybody is different so adrenaline activities won’t be the perfect choice for everyone.  Whether you were born a water baby or you’re a water sport novice, there is so much the ocean has to offer. Take a look at our top five...

Our Favourite Boat Movies of All Time

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If you love sailing or spending time out at sea, then you’ll probably also like spending time watching nautical movies. There are loads of films set out in the open water, but some are obviously more thrilling than others. Many play on the fear of killer sea creatures or the mysterious unknown depths of the ocean, while others depict real life survival stories or disasters. (more…)

How to Swim with Sea life in the Natural Environment

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Lots of people dream about swimming with the incredible creatures of the sea, in particular majestic animals such as dolphins and whales. There are now many places in the world where you can have experiences with marine life, however the animals are often in captivity and trained to do tricks and pose for photographs. Even if these tourist attractions are kind to the animals, this kind of experience is nothing compared to viewing sea life in its natural environment. Is...

4 New Year’s Resolutions for Travel Buffs

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It’s a New Year and a fresh start – so what would you like to change in 2017? Many people choose resolutions based on their health which include lifestyle changes such as diets or giving up unhealthy habits. However we think that’s pretty boring and would rather focus our goals on travelling! If you’re an avid traveller and always dreaming of your next getaway, then we’ve rounded up some New Year resolutions which will be more appealing. (more…)

Top 3 Water sports you can Learn in a Day

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Do you love playing in the sea but don’t have the time or the patience to master water sports? Surfing is a super cool activity, but it takes quite a few professional lessons before you can stand up on the board – never mind ride the biggest waves! Other water sports such as scuba diving and water skiing can also take time to learn before you can go it alone. If you’re looking for a cool water based activity which...

What is Happening to the Great Barrier Reef?

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Throughout 2016 you may have noticed the world’s largest coral reef has made some headlines – but it’s not great news. The Great Barrier Reef has lost half of its coral in the past 27 years, and the decline could continue unless intervention takes place. The reef, which is the only living thing visible from space, has suffered the worst bleaching on record, with other factors contributing to further damage. Why is this happening, and is there anything we can...

3 Reasons to Spend Christmas at Sea

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Many people adore the idea of getting away at Christmas, whether it’s a romantic break or a full family adventure. For most it’s the idea of cooking the stressful Christmas dinner or catching up with old relatives which sends people abroad for a festive getaway. Some families choose a picturesque snowy mountain in the Alps, while others will do their best to catch some winter sunshine. Of course, here at Subwing we think the perfect place to spend the winter...

How to Stay Underwater for Longer

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Picture the scene: you’re in a tropical paradise, swimming and exploring the ocean with your friends or family. Using the Subwing, you’re discovering a fascinating underwater world and its friendly inhabitants – you could be getting up close to colourful fish, dolphins, whales or turtles. When you’re below the surface with these amazing creatures, it feels like you really belong and you forget you’re human; until eventually you are reminded by your lungs that you need to get above the...