Beach View Hotel
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... s also been very interesting to listen to different people as they interchange all three languages. The most difficult part of this island trip was whether or not we should use English or Spanish! Although we had a lot of rain today, we were able to fit in some beach time and snorkeling around ship-wrecked Spanish Galleons! Our pictures are on an underwater camera that we need to hook ...
... there once were schools of hammerhead sharks, reef sharks, tonnes of turtles and schools of fish. But after fisherman have had their way, most of this is all gone. It’s sad to hear these stories and and we can only hope that there is a change coming to protect these waters.
So all in all, should you come to Little Corn? Ahhh yes… this truly is a slice of heaven with a great vibe, and we hope that by the time to you get here laws have changed and the reefs become ...
... play in, all with a thatch covered empty bar playing Bob Marley half way down the almost deserted beach.
Never heard of Corn Island, used to be called The Skeleton Islands (of buccaneering fame where pirates feared to be shipwrecked because of the fierce natives who liked to eat pirates marinated in coconut oil.
... other dives I've done so far have been a maximum of 6 minutes from shore. I've thoroughly enjoyed all of my dives so far (Can you tell?) and I have to wonder, what could be so much better about this site?
We split up into 2 boats and race to the site. Geared up we Jacque Cousteau into the water and head down. WOW - I am overwhelmed. I'm not sure what I want to look at first, the vast range of aquatic life ...
... to Cafe Desideri for dessert. The best key lime pie ever! Perfect 'girl's night out' - one meal to share and 3 desserts!
After dinner we head down to the pier to look for the local eagle ray. Marianne had heard rumours of him swimming near the light and had actually spotted the spotted ray earlier this week. Eagle rays are apparently attracted to light and in addition to the light at the pier, we brought our trusty torches (look how European I'm getting) ...
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