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Dive Review of Ra Divers in
Fiji and Tuvalu/RakiRaki

Ra Divers: "Stormy Weather", Oct, 2018,

by Mr Jeffrey Zankel, CA, US (Reviewer Reviewer 3 reports with 1 Helpful vote). Report 10586 has 1 Helpful vote.

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

Accommodations For Subscribers Only Food 5 stars
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 4 stars
Advanced For Subscribers Only
Comments I spent a rainy week on Fiji's Sun Coast. My bad luck. But no matter I dove every day on at least 15 different dive sights. However, in rough weather you will mostly dive the local reefs in the shallow waters within 30 minutes of VoliVoli. This means that the bottom will be kicked up and the Vis about 35ft which was e ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience Over 1000 dives
Where else diving Truk, Soccoro, Cocos, Galapagos, Bonaire, key Largo, Baja, Ibiza, Bahamas, Channel Islands, Monterey, Chile, Panama
Closest Airport NADI Getting There non stop from LAX or SFO

Dive Conditions

Weather windy, rainy, cloudy Seas choppy
Water Temp 80 to 80 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 35 to 75 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile no
Enforced diving restrictions 70'/60 minutes
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks 1 or 2 Mantas None
Dolphins Schools Whale Sharks None
Turtles > 2 Whales None
Corals 5 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 2 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments They did have a separate plastic bucket on the big ships for cameras. Not always on the smaller boats. ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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Subscriber's Comments

By Laura Waisin CA, US at Oct 27, 2018 14:19 EST  
Hi Jeffrey! My dive trips in Dec 2016 and Oct 2017 in Raja Ampat and yap were marred by bad weather. Maybe I can get a chance to dive with both you and Simma in good conditions in the coming year .I am looking at Misool eco resort for Sept-Oct 2019 . Want to join me??? Laura Hope to see you soon!!
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