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Dive Review of Living Underwater/Paradise Condos in
Cozumel and the Mexican Yucatan/Cozumel

Living Underwater/Paradise Condos, Mar, 2013,

by Steven L Mason, MI, US (Reviewer Reviewer 3 reports). Report 6931.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 101-250 dives
Where else diving Grand Turk, Grand Cayman, Florida Keys, Great lakes, Belize Atolls, French Polynesia, St Lucia
Closest Airport Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, dry Seas choppy, currents
Water Temp 67 to 76 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 2
Water Visibility 60 to 80 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions No deco, group stays in proximity, keep profile and air supply to allow for hour plus dives, Marine park so no touch or take.
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks Lots 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 4 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments Fresh rinse tank, crew knows how to handle cameras. They hand you your equipment and take it first when you return to the boat. ... 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 N/A
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
Advanced For Subscribers Only
Comments Jeremy runs a class operation at LU. It's valet diving, they handle everything. Water, snacks, towels and coats on the boat. The boat is fast, safe, clean and well maintained. It has a DAN safety kit and fish ID books on board. They cater to small groups, 8 divers max. Backroll entry and ladder to get back on board. Coz is known for drift since there is almost always current. I suggest bringing a high viz safety sausage just in case you have to make an ascent without the group. Boat traffic is dangerous there. Jeremy uses all steel tanks to extend bottom time and has Nitrox, ask before you arrive. The routine is backroll in together, make sure every ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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