Speedboats and snorkling
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June 22nd, 2008 – by: mayerel
This afternoon however was not so relaxing but totally fun! We rented a little 12 ft. speedboat and you drive but follow a guide (so you don't hit the reef). I think the guide was thinking we were going to go slow and be scared and I think he was pleasently surprised when he took off and so did we! We bounced around for about 30-45 minutes and then we were able to get out and go snorkling. It was cool, there were just a lot of people at the snorkling site. Saw some fish, they're definitly NOT scared of people.
So- this might be a good time to inform you all how nervous fish make me. There is no real rationality to my fear of fish but I HATE them especially when they get very close...NOT COOL!Anyway, as I said these damn fish are NOT scared of people and will happily come up very close...ew...The guide kept swiming over to me being like, You ok? It's no problem? I was like YES, there is a damn problem! Freakin' fish...I don't think he cared...ANYWAY back in the boat! Cruised around for another 20-30 minutes to this natural pool. The water was about waist high, super warm and crystal clear! Once again, back in the boat and headed home!
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