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Address: Bonaire
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Dive area featuring a steep drop-off with a terrace covered in thick...

Dive area featuring a steep drop-off with a terrace covered in thick formations of Fire Coral and regularly visited by several large Tarpon.

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Diving from the Sand

A nice dive site within a hotels grounds. If you take your time you can get some nice sunbathing on the beach. Nice dive , plenty in the water.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 September 2016
degsy7
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Mansfield, United Kingdom
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Mansfield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

A nice dive site within a hotels grounds. If you take your time you can get some nice sunbathing on the beach. Nice dive , plenty in the water.

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Coram, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2015

Some of the fish are peacock flounder, blue tangs, trumpet fish, fairy basslet, yellowtail snapper, doctor fish, damsel fish, parrot fish of all varieties, french grunt, trunk fish. Now, go dive and make your own list.

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North Carolina USA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2014

This dive site is noted for sleeping Tarpons. We saw 10-12 sleeping tarpons. You can swim right up to them and they will just slowly move away. We also saw the largest lion fish at this dive site. The reef is shaped like a hook, so I recommend moving down the sandy beach and enter right before the wall instead... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2013

We snorkeled this spot with Renee, our snorkeling guide. She took us to the far left of the Plaza Resort (if you are facing the water) where we could enter the water by a stairway. We snorkeled off to the left, first over the deep water above the wall and then in shallower water. We saw a lot of interesting... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2013

This diving/snorkeling site is at the Plaza resort. The access to the reef is very easy and there are lots of fish and corals in the shallow water so it's great for snorkeling. Diving deeper over the drop, there is a nice reef with lots of fish. We were lucky to see an octopus chasing a moray eel while snorkeling.

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