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Dive Review of Peter Hughes/Wind Dancer in
Trinidad and Tobago/Tobago

Peter Hughes/Wind Dancer, Jun, 2004,

by Terry Gee, TX, USA (Sr. Reviewer Sr. Reviewer 9 reports with 1 Helpful vote). Report 1098.

No photos available at this time

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

Accommodations 4 stars Food 5 stars
Service and Attitude 4 stars Environmental Sensitivity N/A
Dive Operation 4 stars Shore Diving 3 stars
Snorkeling N/A
Value for $$ N/A
Beginners 2 stars
Advanced 4 stars
Comments Peter Hughes really out did themselves for my group on this trip. Due to some scheduling problems a trip to Grenada that had been in the planning stage for over a year had to be changed three months from departure time. Diana, Christi and Jeff of Peter Hughes really came through for us and saved the day. We all loved the Wind Dancer. A great crew, excellent food, a beautiful island and wonderful friendly people on the island. Unfortunately the weather acted up a bit and prevented us from diving some of the better sites and knocked the visibility down a bunch from what we are used to. But over all it was good diving. I think that it is for advanced, experienced divers that have a number of drift dives under their belts. Highly recommend the Wind Dancer to other subscribers.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience Over 1000 dives
Where else diving Forty years of diving around the world. Palau, Truk, Guam, Okinawa, Sea of Cortez, Gulf of Mexico, Atlantic, Pacific, Caribbean, etc.
Closest Airport Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather rainy, cloudy Seas surge, currents
Water Temp 78-80°F / 26-27°C Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 20-50 Ft/ 6-15 M

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions Generally dives were led by one of the boat's divemasters as currents were frequently strong. Groups stayed together to prevent being washed out to sea.
Liveaboard? yes Nitrox Available? N/A

What I Saw

Sharks None Mantas None
Dolphins Schools Whale Sharks None
Turtles > 2 Whales None
Corals 3 stars Tropical Fish 3 stars
Small Critters 3 stars Large Fish 3 stars
Large Pelagics 1 stars

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

Subject Matter 3 stars Boat Facilities 3 stars
Overall rating for UWP's 3 stars Shore Facilities N/A
UW Photo Comments Do to drift diving it was difficult to spend too much time trying to set up a shot. Close up and macro were good, distance, due to visibility, was poor. Large table aboard the boat for cameras and such equipment but no dedicated wash tubs. Crew was very accomodating when passing cameras in and out of the boat.
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