Travel Blogs from Bonaire
... on my insistence), Darran of couse got the 125. He liked the zippiness (is that a word?) and for most of the trip kept telling us that we should switch to the faster bike like his, that is was safer, etc...He changed his tune towards the end when there was a considerable difference in fuel consumption, and he conceded that the difference in speed is only evident when you are riding with the slower 50cc riders, i.e., us.
We had ...
... shows how many dive sites there are on the island.
#42 is where we are staying (Lighthouse Beach)
#59 is Atlantis, the kite site
Lac Bay on the East side of the island is where Jibe City (the windsurfing place) is located
Erika blogs: I really enjoyed the diving. It is nice to go back to an activity which I now feel comfortable doing and I am not so scared about. The first few minutes were challenging: my tank was strapped on too high and I ...
... better company ;-) I hadn't noticed that Brian was in a fair amount of pain during the entire dinner. When we returned to our room it was clear that sitting through a long dinner with the usual new place in a big city Shepherd search dynamic had taken a toll on Brian...
Other than accompanying Brian on a drive up to West Palm Beach to pick up a new kite, some repair materials and a new 2-piece travel kiteboard, I really didn't do much of anything in ...
... Like at Tori's, you spend your dive here surrounded by fish. The reef does come to a sudden stop at the south end, but it was at a good turn-around time. I came upon a peacock flounder that was trying to blend in with a pipe, which was new to me.
After that, we went to Cliff. This was also a nice reef, healthy with lots of fish and corals. Nice dive, but ...
... the water again. Today we make 3 dives, with two open water. This
means I for the first time get to see the reef in Bonaire. It is very
nice, I like it. At the end of the day, I am certified Open Water !
I want to dive the
next days to, so I have to find a buddy. And I am lucky : Louis, who
also did the Open water course with me, is in Bonaire with 2 friends, Sirus
and David, to dive. On this same evening, I join them to go to a beach to
Other places to stay in Bonaire
E.E.G. Boulevard 10, Bonaire | Hotelfrom $158
EEG Boulevard 97, Bonaire | Hotelfrom $85
Kaya Finlandia z/n, Kralendijk | 3 star hotelfrom $145
Kaya Grandi 7, Kralendijk | Hotelfrom $64
J.A. Abraham Boulevard, Kralendijk | Hotelfrom $61
Kaya Utrecht 25, Bonaire | Hotelfrom $50