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Dive Review of Aqua Cat in

May, 2006, an Instant Reader Report by Ralph Asher, Co, USA
Report Number 2645
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Reporter and Travel
Dive Experience
101-250 dives
Where else diving
Roatan, St Lucia, Belize, Bonaire, Jamaica and Bahamas 
Closest Airport
Getting There


Dive Conditions

Water Temp
78   to 81    Fahrenheit  
Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility
60   to 100    Feet  
Dive Policy
Dive own profile
Enforced diving restrictions  
Only the usual restrictions for using nitrox  
Nitrox Available?
What I saw
1 or 2 
1 or 2 
Whale Sharks
> 2 
Ratings 1 (worst)- 5 (best):
  4 stars
Tropical Fish
5 stars  
Small Critters
  3 stars
Large Fish
4 stars  
Large Pelagics
  5 stars
Underwater Photography  1 (worst)- 5 (best):
Subject Matter
5 stars  
Boat Facilities
4 stars
Overall rating for UWP's  
4 stars  
Shore Facilities  
There was ample room and many outlets for rechargable battery packs.  It
was the best set up I had ever encountered
Ratings and Overall Comments  1 (worst)- 5 (best):
5 stars
5 stars
Service and Attitude
5 stars
Environmental Sensitivity  
Dive Operation
5 stars  
Shore Diving  
1 stars  

Overall Rating

Value for $$
4 stars   
4 stars    
This was the perfect live-aboard in every way.  I was able to do 25 dives
without any feeling of over-exertion.  The dives were varied and included
two wonderful fun drift dives.  I saw my first hammerhead in the wild as
well as the many nurse and reef sharks.  They allowed us to board as soon
as we arrived in the morning and didn't force us to wait until 8 PM like
Nekton does.  The galley was beautiful, and the food was gourmet and
varied.  The number of divers was limited to 18 and the dive deck was
spacious, and included two enclosed showers and a spacious head.  My
roommate and I never had to use our cabin shower as we just used these two
instead.  The two shore trips were interesting and fun.  The evenings that
we arrive and prior to departure were exciting as we could visit the casino
in Nassau for gambling and entertainment.  That they had two places with
sodas and beer on tap as well as rum drinks as part of the package also
added to the fun.  And Nitrox was only $100 for the trip.

I can't say enough about the trip and would highly recommend the boat to
anyone interested in a really great diving experience.
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