The earth's oceans hold many wondrous surprises-be 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 themselves-either on location in their SCUBA gear, or at home in their armchair.
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Chris Santella is a freelance writer and marketing consultant based in Portland, Oregon. A regular contributor to the "New York Times" and "Forbes.com," he has also contributed to the "New Yorker, Travel & Leisure, Golf, American Lawyer," and "Delta Sky." Santella is the author of four other titles in the ""Fifty Places"" series, as well as "Fifty Favorite Fly-Fishing Tales" (all STC).
The earth's oceans hold many surprises - from microscopic invertebrates off Papua New Guinea to great white sharks off Baja California. FIFTY PLACES TO DIVE BEFORE YOU DIE takes readers on a virtual tour of the world's greatest diving venues, as recommended by professional underwater photographers, tour leaders, adventurers, and dive industry professionals. All the world's seas are represented, from the icy waters off Antarctica to the tropics of Fiji and the south Pacific to the reefs surrounding Indonesia and Papua New Guinea. The book features 40 vivid photographs that capture the brilliant colour and beauty of the sea.