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Dive Review of Bequia Dive Adventures/Gingerbread in
St. Vincent and the Grenadines/Bequia

May, 2009, an Instant Reader Report by Kristin Farrag, IL, USA
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Report Number 5138
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Reporter and Travel
Dive Experience
501-1000 dives
Where else diving
Egypt/Red Sea, Fiji, Palau, Honduras, Utila, Cabo, Cozumel, Turks/Caicos,
Caymans, Saba, Dominica.
Closest Airport
Getting There


Dive Conditions

choppy, surge  
Water Temp
  to 80    Fahrenheit  
Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility
50   to 100    Feet  
Dive Policy
Dive own profile
Enforced diving restrictions  
None, other than watching your own computer.  
Nitrox Available?
What I saw
1 or 2 
1 or 2 
Whale Sharks
1 or 2 
Ratings 1 (worst)- 5 (best):
  4 stars
Tropical Fish
4 stars  
Small Critters
  4 stars
Large Fish
Large Pelagics
Underwater Photography  1 (worst)- 5 (best):
Subject Matter
5 stars  
Boat Facilities
Overall rating for UWP's  
4 stars  
Shore Facilities  
There is no rinse bucket on the boat, but you go back to your room after
each dive to switch batteries, etc.  There are beautiful sponges of all
colors in the waters of Bequia.  Never seen this anywhere else in the
Carribbean.  Found Fingerprint Cyphomas here - never seen them anywhere
Ratings and Overall Comments  1 (worst)- 5 (best):
4 stars
5 stars
Service and Attitude
5 stars
Environmental Sensitivity  
5 stars
Dive Operation
5 stars  
Shore Diving  

Overall Rating

Value for $$
4 stars    
4 stars   
5 stars    
The guys at Bequia Dive Adventures, Ron & Laury are fantastic to dive
with!  They are professional, safety minded, respectful to the underwater
environment and its creatures, and they are really good at finding little
things like frogfish and seahorses.  When there are other people in the
boat (max 6), my buddy & I can go on our own - we're slow because I
take lots of photos.  Bequia diving is almost all drift diving, but it's a
nice slow drift.  The people are very friendly in Bequia, the Gingerbread
Hotel is nice and has one of the best restaurants on the island.  This was
our 5th trip to Bequia.  It's very difficult to get to - we've been
stranded in several places trying to get to & from.  But, it's so worth
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