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Dive Review of Unexsco Dive Shop/Carnival Cruise, Liberty in
Bahamas/Grand Bahamas, Lucaya

Unexsco Dive Shop/Carnival Cruise, Liberty, Feb, 2006,

by Jill and Rob Caple, Maryland, USA . Report 3035.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 51-100 dives
Where else diving Key Largo, FL, Bonaire, Curacao, Mexico
Closest Airport Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas choppy
Water Temp 70 to 72 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 4
Water Visibility 60 to 70 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions Good dive briefing and nice dive operation.
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? N/A

What I Saw

Sharks None Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles None Whales None
Corals 2 stars Tropical Fish 4 stars
Small Critters 2 stars Large Fish 2 stars
Large Pelagics 1 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
UW Photo Comments [None]

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

Accommodations 3 stars Food 3 stars
Service and Attitude 3 stars Environmental Sensitivity N/A
Dive Operation 4 stars Shore Diving 3 stars
Snorkeling N/A
Value for $$ N/A
Beginners 3 stars
Advanced 3 stars
Comments My husband and I dove with Unexsco dive shop. We were on a cruise with Carnival on the Liberty ship. I booked the diving through [scubadivebahamas.com link] who I called and were very nice. They even arranged for us to be picked up from the ship taken to the dive shop and returned after our diving. The dive shop was very organized and were pleasant to dive with. The diving was not very good since the coral really seem in bad shape. Not a lot of fish life and the water was cold for what we were use to. We probably would not dive there again in less we were only going to be there for a day. We would never take a week trip when there are so many better choices to dive. Booking the diving on our own instead of throught the cruise helped to keep us off the cattle boats and away from the crowds. If you want to dive at a couple of different places all on one trip the cruise was great just book all your diving on your own before you leave home.
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