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Snorkelling with Green Sea Turtles right off the Beach!
After our first sighting it just got better, and it was common to see several turtles at a time. We swam further, discovering another of the larger green turtles inhabiting the bay. We carefully positioned ourselves – watching, waiting patiently. Then with a flick of his paddles, and head raised – he glided upwards off the sea floor, and up towards the surface. This is the chance we had been waiting for! What a beautiful site they make – paddles out-stretched, as they swim up from below. Then suddenly he breaches the surface for air, and we swim alongside him. It’s a fascinating moment – certainly one we will never forget.
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