If you’re planning to take the family out this summer, we suggest you head out to Aqaba, Jordan, for the ultimate underwater experience. Scuba diving is not half as dangerous as the rumors claim to be; in fact, it makes for an extremely fun-filled adventure! Here’s why you should go on a family diving adventure.
1. Discover the Wildlife Underwater
It has become impossible for families to bond with one another over all the screens (be it a mobile phone, laptop, or television) making their way into our lives. Scuba diving is your family’s much-needed break from the screen because they’re all going to be just that fascinated discovering the world underwater. They can also swim through flora and fauna to experience the essence of aquatic life.
2. Relieve Some Stressors and Promote a Whole Lot of Healing
The underwater environment feels weightless to the diver, making it a great stress-relieving alternative. Moreover, the soothing aquatic sounds and sights make the diver want to lose the worries of the world, making this the perfect adventure for a family who has gone through a rough patch recently. Apart from improving concentration capacities as well as the overall mental health state of the diver, scuba diving also facilitates the diver’s physical health —it lowers blood pressure, improves flexibility of the muscles, and enhances blood circulation, to name a few.
3. Improved Swimming Capabilities
What’s better than a proficient kid in the pool? It’s a kid learning in the open water with a scuba diving instructor. This is going to be one educational vacation that the kids are not going to hate you for — instead, they’re likely to thank you for allowing them to visit the marine life up-close and personal. They may also become more confident in the water. Not to forget how cool you’re going to look as a family after posting the pictures!