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Dive Review of Toucan Diving/Plaza Resort in
Bonaire

May, 2006, an Instant Reader Report by Bradford L. Atkinson, Texas, United States
Report Number 2797
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Reporter and Travel
Dive Experience
101-250 dives
Where else diving
[Unspecified]
Closest Airport
Getting There

		

Dive Conditions

Weather
sunny  
Seas
calm  
Water Temp
0   to 0    Fahrenheit  
Wetsuit Thickness
3
Water Visibility
0   to 0    Feet  
 
Dive Policy
Dive own profile
yes  
 
Enforced diving restrictions  
Check out dive and instructions to not touch anything  
Liveaboard?
no 
Nitrox Available?
N/A 
What I saw
Sharks
None 
Mantas
None 
Dolphins
None 
Whale Sharks
None 
Turtles
1 or 2 
Whales
None 
Ratings 1 (worst)- 5 (best):
Corals
  5 stars
Tropical Fish
4 stars  
Small Critters
  5 stars
Large Fish
2 stars  
Large Pelagics
  2 stars
 
 
Underwater Photography  1 (worst)- 5 (best):
Subject Matter
N/A  
Boat Facilities
N/A
Overall rating for UWP's  
N/A  
Shore Facilities  
N/A  
Comments
[None]
Ratings and Overall Comments  1 (worst)- 5 (best):
Accommodations
4 stars
Food
3 stars
Service and Attitude
4 stars
Environmental Sensitivity  
N/A
Dive Operation
5 stars  
Shore Diving  
5 stars  
Snorkeling
N/A  
 
 

Overall Rating

Value for $$
N/A    
Beginners
5 stars   
Advanced
5 stars    
Comments  
Get to the airport very early when leaving and remember that there is a fee
to be paid before going through security gates and it must be paid in cash.
 Return the rental car the day before departure to return home to avoid the
wait at the airport for personnel to arrive and check your car in.  Rent a
car for sure.  Do the shore diving.  If with a non-diver or someone who
wants to take off time from diving, do a 2-tank dive in the morning and
regroup after you finish your dive in the morning.  Allows the other to
sleep in and the dive takes you directly from hotel.  Consider booking a
1-tank per day dive prior to arriving so that the boats don't fill up.  I
think you could add a dive in the morning if you wanted to get to a 2-tank
morning boat dive.  The shore diving is much more fun and should not be
missed.  Do not book a bone fishing trip on this island.  It is not worth
the money.
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