Popular sharks to dive with

Shark diving in South Africa has become extremely popular and people visiting the country flock to towns like Gansbaai and False Bay to experience this amazing activity. Some sharks are more dangerous than others and it’s good to have some knowledge on what to expect from these predators. Great White Shark Cage Diving: This amazing animal is enormous, powerful and feared by many, making the Great White Shark very popular…

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Visit Gansbaai

The popular seaside town of Gansbaai is mostly known for being the prime spot in South Africa to partake in great white shark cage diving. Cage diving in Gansbaai has become one of the most popular activities for tourists visiting the beautiful country, but is an extremely popular activity for locals too. The town is the perfect place to enjoy a holiday by the sea and has numerous bed and…

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Why Great White Sharks Cannot Be Kept in Captivity

While thousands of adrenaline enthusiasts, adventure fanatics and brave tourists go Great White Shark cage diving in Gansbaai every year, many people who can’t find the courage to do so have headed to many an aquarium with the intention of viewing the sharks in captivity. Despite having the best intentions – to learn more about the creature and safely observe them – they’ll find themselves out of luck; Great White…

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The Truth Behind Shark Fin Soup

While environmentalists continue to shout about the illegal fishing and fining of sharks, shark fin soup continues to grow in popularity. Shark finning is prohibited by many countries and has been banned by several ocean authorities, however many international waters are unregulated; making it incredibly difficult to regulate fishermen. A sure way to ensure that this inhumane practice stops, is to tell the truth behind the soup – after consumers…

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The risks of surfing in Great White Shark Territory

It’s difficult to get a passionate surfer out of the waters. And although it’s hard to believe that anyone would risk a shark attack for the love of surfing a wave, for many it’s become second nature. Most of us think they’re crazy but in truth they know their trade better than we do. The fact of the matter is that sharks don’t care to eat humans and will happily…

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