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Dive Review of Blackbeard's -- Morning Star in
Bahamas/Exuma Cays

February, 2014, an Instant Reader Report by Dean Watt, ON, CA
Reviewer   (3 reports)
"A good week out of the office"
Report Number 7978
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Reporter and Travel
Dive Experience
Over 1000 dives
Where else diving
Most of my diving is Fresh water, Great lakes wrecks and inland waters.
Have done several Caribbean locations.
Closest Airport
Nassau
Getting There
A taxi from the airport can
get you to the dock

Dive Conditions

Weather
sunny, windy  
Seas
calm, choppy  
Water Temp
74   to 76    Fahrenheit  
Wetsuit Thickness
3
Water Visibility
40   to 80    Feet  
 
Dive Policy
Dive own profile
yes  
 
Enforced diving restrictions  
Most dives are shallower than 60 ft due to site but depths were limited to
a maximum of 130ft on the wall dives.  
Liveaboard?
yes 
Nitrox Available?
no 
What I saw
Sharks
Lots 
Mantas
1 or 2 
Dolphins
1 or 2 
Whale Sharks
None 
Turtles
1 or 2 
Whales
None 
Ratings 1 (worst)- 5 (best):
Corals
  3 stars
Tropical Fish
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Small Critters
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Large Fish
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Large Pelagics
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Underwater Photography  1 (worst)- 5 (best):
Subject Matter
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Boat Facilities
1 stars
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Comments
Only a freshwater rinse tank and small platform for cameras. Most charging
and organization happens in your small bunk. ...
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Ratings and Overall Comments  1 (worst)- 5 (best):
Accommodations
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Food
3 stars
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Snorkeling
2 stars  
 
 

Overall Rating

Value for $$
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Beginners
4 stars   
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Comments  
The crew welcomed me on the boat and helped people settle in. While space
is a little cramped and conditions were more like camping, the low-cost of
the trip made up for this. Manage your expectations accordingly. There
wasn't much time for sitting ar ...
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