Memories of See & Sea Travel,Inc.
See & Sea Travel was theworld's first and largest travel agency exclusively devoted to divers. Founded in1966, See & Sea has sent thousands of divers on undersea vacations to all theworld's great tropical reefs. Clients came from all walks of life and all over theglobe.
See & Sea's most famous offeringwas its annual Great White Shark expedition. Pioneered in 1976, this program putdivers in steel cages to photograph the legendary Jaws
See & Sea led the developmentof live-aboard dive cruisers in the world's most exotic dive locales. Since 1972,See & Sea introduced one or more top-quality live-aboard cruisers each year.
These live-aboard cruisers offeredtwo great advantages to our clients.
We felt that these qualitiesmade See & Sea live-aboard cruises the finest values in the diving world.
See & Sea's professionalstaff were led by former president, Carl Roessler, internationally renowned authorand photographer. The travel specialists at See & Sea were all divers who spenttheir own vacations aboard See & Sea's fleet of dive cruisers.
The See & Sea diving experiencewas designed for individuals, couples and families. On the larger dive cruisers,groups of twelve to twenty divers shared the adventure. Most of the dive cruisersoffered air-conditioned private accommodations, excellent food and trained crewsto assist clients. The latest additions to See & Sea's fleet were several newmillion-dollar cruisers in the Red Sea, Fiji, Papua New Guinea, and Western Australia!
Beyond offering the world's largestfleet of exotic dive cruisers, See & Sea offered divers who preferred shore accommodationsa selection of carefully screened hotel/resorts.
As the leader in the dive travelindustry, See & Sea set the standards for comfort, reliability, and superb diving.A very high proportion of repeat clients were the company's proudest advertisement.Indeed, some divers made more than twenty See & Sea trips.
Carl Roessler constantly explored new areasfor See & Sea operations. The company's aim was to have a first-class facilityin every prime diving arena on the planet.
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