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Dive Review of Fish 'n Fins/West Plaza Desekel in
Micronesia/Palau

Fish 'n Fins/West Plaza Desekel: "Palau and Fish'nFins once again!", Dec, 2016,

by Michael N. Hofman, CA, US (Contributor Contributor 16 reports with 7 Helpful votes). Report 9433.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience Over 1000 dives
Where else diving Fiji, Palau, Caribbean, Hawaii, Mozambique, etc. etc.
Closest Airport Koror Getting There multiple choices now

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas choppy
Water Temp 82 to 85 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 5
Water Visibility 20 to 100 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions usually 60 minute dives unless everyone had air...then longer
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks Lots Mantas 1 or 2
Dolphins Schools 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 3 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments In general, it's a bit difficult if you have a large rig as there is not a camera room, bu ... 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
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Comments This has been our 8th trip to Palau spanning just about 20 years and once again Fish'n Fins has done a super job. Usually they have a number of divers and it can be crowded at the beginning and end of the day but because it's the lull before Christmas there has not been as many divers. Nonetheless, we have been going out diving every day, with great dive guides (Robin, Troy and Hiro) ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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