Manolis Bardanis is a Professional diver, Master Scuba, Free & TEC diving instructor in three associations PADI , SSI, CMAS. He is also a historical researcher and has a degree in meteorology and architecture. He has trained over 800 new divers and he led in underwater excursions over 4,000 certified divers.
Apart from diving he is a founding member of Natural History Museum in Apeiranthos Naxos in cooperation with Manolis Glezos (†2020), after having dealt with the study of marine organisms, shells and marine mammals. He also deals with the exploration and history research of wrecking during the second world war in Naxos.
With more than 30 years of experience in diving activities and training he is a respected person in the diving community both for his knowledge and for his researches!
Manolis was born in 1968 in Apeiranthos Naxos .
Our diving center (Naxosdiving) was founded in 2005 . From 2018 we made a difference in scuba and free diving after training divers in other areas outside our base (Naxos) .At this moment we serve in Peloponnese -Porto Heli and Spetses in cooperation with Ergodive Loumis Diving Team.
Another aim of our activation and this website, is to collect and provide as much information about historical wrecks and diving sites, off coast of Naxos, Paros and the Small Cyclades islands which you can find them in the archive section of our webpage.