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Travel inspired by a book

We’re not the only ones to read a book and be so inspired by the sense of place described in the book that we started planning a trip. 474 more words



Happy new year! Let’s hope that 2015 brings much happiness.

We spent the new year in Monterey, enjoying my Christmas present of a whale watching boat trip. 316 more words

Black & White Photo Challenge: Day 4

This shot is from the vaults. The short while I lived in Ventura, CA I had the opportunity to dive with Truth Aquatics out of Santa Barbara. 87 more words

Karie Henderson Photography

Sardine Run - Port St. Johns

The Sardine Run takes place during June & July in Port St Johns, South Africa.

The Sardine Run action is amazing and you are often surrounded by hundreds of dolphin, sharks, diving birds, whales, game fish, seals and of course millions of sardines that make the Sardine Run one of natures most awesome events. 1,558 more words

Dive Resort

Marine Mammal Medic Training

It is remarkable how much marine scientists are still in the dark regarding aquatic life.  The oceans are earths most gigantic vivacious mystery.   We study events on the surface, the lifeless that wash up on shore, marine animals in captivity, and use devises to sense the underwater environment.   461 more words

Pelagic 14/10/2014

I went on a pelagic trip today aboard Sapphire. We went about 5 or 6 miles South of St Mary’s. It was quite slow going most of the day as it was quite calm with very little wind. 87 more words

Bishop Rock Lighthouse

Common Dolphins

This was the first time I have seen dolphins in the wild and what an experience it was.  They are fabulous creatures.   I didn’t realise there are 33 different types of dolphin.  150 more words