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Life in plastic is not fantastic

By oneocean | 03 February 2018

How many times during the day, do you use plastic objects? If you care enough about the health of the planet and of the oceans, you are probably very careful on plastic usage. But are you sure you are doing as much as you can? Let’s picture a typical morning of an individual working in…

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Sauti za Busara – Stone Town’s music festival

By oneocean | 03 January 2018

Imagine you just finished a dive in some of Zanzibar’s most beautiful coral gardens. What better way to close your day than to dance the night away? From the 8th until the 11th of February Stone Town is hosting their annual “Sauti za Busara” music festival. For 4 days, Stone Town’s Old Fort and Forodhani…

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Can I dive with a medical condition?

By oneocean | 03 December 2017

As a dive centre, of course we would love to teach diving to every single person on this planet. Unfortunately, we can’t. Diving is fun and safe if you follow the rules and if your body is working properly. When underwater, we are under more pressure than usual. With a medical condition or medication, our…

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Coral Bleaching

By oneocean | 03 November 2017

At a time when the human race strives justifiably to recognize diversity and equality amongst ourselves, we can learn some lessons about coexistence from looking at the most diverse of marine ecosystems – coral reefs. Like our own civil rights and liberties, coral reefs also need to be respected, maintained and protected from the effects…

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Rashid – our new Divemaster in Stone Town

By oneocean | 03 October 2017

My name is Rashid Kiukara, I come from Zanzibar. I love diving. I became a PADI Divemaster this year. From Labourer to snorkel guide I began working for One Ocean as a fundi (labourer) on the boats. Each year the boats come out of the water for a service and I helped to sand, varnish…

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