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Dive Review of Brac Scuba Shack/Carib Sands Resort in
Cayman Islands/Cayman Brac

October, 2013, an Instant Reader Report by Jeff Bloomer, IL, US
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Report Number 7432
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Reporter and Travel
Dive Experience
251-500 dives
Where else diving
Throughout the Caribbean, Maui, US East Coast, Micronesia
Closest Airport
Getting There

		

Dive Conditions

Weather
sunny  
Seas
calm  
Water Temp
85   to 86    Fahrenheit  
Wetsuit Thickness
2
Water Visibility
80   to 100    Feet  
 
Dive Policy
Dive own profile
yes  
 
Enforced diving restrictions  
4 pieces of Lion fish Ceviche made by Roxie from the lion fish harvest the
day before.  
Liveaboard?
no 
Nitrox Available?
yes 
What I saw
Sharks
None 
Mantas
None 
Dolphins
None 
Whale Sharks
None 
Turtles
None 
Whales
None 
Ratings 1 (worst)- 5 (best):
Corals
  4 stars
Tropical Fish
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Small Critters
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Large Fish
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Underwater Photography  1 (worst)- 5 (best):
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Boat Facilities
3 stars
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Comments
General Carib critters to take pictures of.  I focused (pun intended) on
smaller critters bagging a few blennys and some shrimp.  If you need a
picture of a grouper this is the place for it, you 
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Food
N/A
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Snorkeling
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Beginners
5 stars   
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Comments  
Brac Scuba Shack is a small operation, their boat holds 10 divers, which
was great for us. No cattle boats?  Yes please!  We had 10 divers so the
boat was ours and Phil and Roxy did a great job showing us around or
letting us do our own thing. Liesel at the shop was great and helped herd
the cats as we got everyone signed in and gear needs attended to. The shop
is a short walk from Carib Sands Resort and we took care of the paperwork
as soon as we had settled in to our rooms. Their dive boat is a newly
converted 2005 Newton fishing boat. The deck is ver
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