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Dive Review of Carribean Explorer II in
St. Kitts and Nevis

Carribean Explorer II, Apr, 2003,

by Billy E. Haggerty Jr. CRNA, Texas, USA . Report 464.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 101-250 dives
Where else diving Hawaii, Florida, Cozumel, Fresh water Texas Lakes and rivers
Closest Airport Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, windy Seas choppy
Water Temp 82 to 84 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 50 to 100 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions 500 psi at dives end. 110 feet dept with 32%nitrox...
Liveaboard? yes Nitrox Available? N/A

What I Saw

Sharks Lots Mantas None
Dolphins Schools Whale Sharks None
Turtles > 2 Whales None
Corals 4 stars Tropical Fish 4 stars
Small Critters 4 stars Large Fish 4 stars
Large Pelagics 4 stars

Underwater Photography 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Subject Matter 4 stars Boat Facilities 4 stars
Overall rating for UWP's 4 stars Shore Facilities N/A
UW Photo Comments Separate area for battery charging stations. Large table for u/w cameras and video. Video station to view recording in dining parlor.

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

Accommodations 5 stars Food 5 stars
Service and Attitude 5 stars Environmental Sensitivity N/A
Dive Operation 5 stars Shore Diving 3 stars
Snorkeling N/A
Value for $$ N/A
Beginners 4 stars
Advanced 5 stars
Comments This was the first live-aboard for me. Wonderful staff on board. Crew of 8 took care of the divers. Up to 5 dives available per day, including the night dive. Nitrox is available but at $150 cost per week. the food was incredible with the on board chef handling all requests. Beef wellington, pork tenderloin, smoked turkey, etc.... The diving in St Kitts is great because there are not that many divers in this area of the Carribean. The coral is in great shape and the marine life is curious of you. great dive trip after the first day on board. All of us got sea sick at some point....
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