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Dive Review of Captain Don's Habitat in
Bonaire

Captain Don's Habitat: "Bonaire in November 2014", Nov, 2014,

by Patricia A. Sinclair, LA, US (Sr. Contributor Sr. Contributor 24 reports with 1 Helpful vote). Report 8033.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 251-500 dives
Where else diving Philippines, Florida Keys, Florida, Jamaica, Bahamas (Bimini and Grand Bahamas), St Eustatius, Curacao, Roatan, Grand Cayman, Little Cayman, Cayman Brac
Closest Airport Bonaire Getting There Delta Airlines

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, rainy, cloudy Seas calm, choppy
Water Temp 82 to 84 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility 50 to 75 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile no
Enforced diving restrictions dive with a buddy and try to get back with 500 psi
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks None Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles > 2 Whales None
Corals 4 stars Tropical Fish For Subscribers Only
Small Critters For Subscribers Only Large Fish For Subscribers Only
Large Pelagics For Subscribers Only

Underwater Photography 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Subject Matter For Subscribers Only Boat Facilities 1 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments lovely subjects to shoot, however, the best place to soak your camera system was in your room, since there were so many photogs there. ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here

Ratings and Overall Comments 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Accommodations For Subscribers Only Food 3 stars
Service and Attitude For Subscribers Only Environmental Sensitivity For Subscribers Only
Dive Operation For Subscribers Only Shore Diving For Subscribers Only
Snorkeling N/A
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 3 stars
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Comments Bonaire Trip November 2014

I arrived after a lovely flight via Delta Airlines in Bonaire on November 8th. I got unpacked and put together the camera gear (including greasing the o-rings and so on.) I then went down to BonPhoto to arrange a couple of classes, but they were closed. So, off to the dive shop and posted the dives I wanted for the next day, knowing I could not do the 9AM dive due to the 9AM required orientation.

The weather was really nice, except for a couple of cold driving rain showers, but they passed quickly. One shower hit really hard while we were trying ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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