Northern Caribbean

Dive Unspoiled Slices of the Caribbean Sea

Scuba Diving Magazine recognizes the Caribbean as "the birthplace of recreational scuba diving, dishing up an impressive dive slate." An exotic destination for some, for others it's their turquoise fun-filled backyard. The Caribbean Sea boasts fantastic diving year-round and is easy to access, making it a go-to for many avid dive travelers. Each culturally diverse island…
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A Look Back at 2017

Season's greetings from Explorer Ventures! It's hard to believe it's the end of a busy and exciting year! In 2017, we celebrated our 30th anniversary, added beautiful Indonesia as a destination, and took diving in the Galapagos to the next level. We know the business of liveaboard diving, but you are the reason we exist,…
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Have you met Percy?

This weekend, the Caribbean Explorer II will set sail from St. Maarten on its 30th Anniversary cruise.  To celebrate, we are reminiscing about our first voyage!  You can learn about the history of the vessel and more details about the itinerary in this previous blog post, but today, we want to highlight one of our…
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The Northeastern Caribbean – a love affair for the past 30 years!

It’s hard to believe it was 30 years ago when the original M/V Caribbean Explorer set sail from Bobby’s Marina in St. Maarten on her first ever scuba liveaboard charter! On that day In June 1987, there were no moorings; dive sites were located by triangulating landmarks ashore; all pertinent information was sent to boat captains…
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