Posts tagged: sealife

Huahine diving

Maitai Lapita dress code – “A minimum dress code is required at the restaurant and we ask you not to appear shirtless.” Monday 5/26. We had arranged the day before to go out with Pacific Blue Adventure diving.  They were a small dive shop in downtown Fare (having said that, I’m not sure Fare is […]

Monday May 26th, 2014 in , , , , , | No Comments »

Snorkeling paradise

The ocean just off of our resort is protected by a long reef several hundred yards out which absorbs much of the wave action coming in from the open ocean.  I had snorkeled on our arrival day but it was now Sunday and Sandy was taking her first opportunity to come explore with me.  The […]


“Doesn’t their throat hurt after a while… with all that crowing?”, Sandy asked.  It’s 5:30am Sunday morning (5/25/14) and Sandy and I are sitting out on the porch of our bungalow listening to the multitudes of roosters crowing off in the distance.  We’ve been here almost a day now and it did seem like the […]

Saturday May 24th, 2014 in , , , , , | 3 Comments »

Diving Again

After a less than successful trip down to the keys last fall (bad weather cancelled most of the dives), I’m down here again to use up the last bit of my credit with Conch Republic Divers and get a little bottom time in.  On the first day, I get teamed up with Glen who is lucky […]

Friday June 7th, 2013 in , , , , , | 1 Comment »

I thought they’d blend in more…

In addition to our many shore dives, we also went out on a few boat dives during our trip.  The boat dives were short single tank dives that left from Buddy’s dock and mostly went to dive spots around Kleine Bonaire (the island across the water from our resort). One of the amazing things about […]

Thursday May 3rd, 2012 in , , , , | No Comments »