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Travel Blogs from Tamuning
... dive! Our first one here. Now we could use a guide because we will have to go out, turn around and find our way back to the boat. Just great. I am not very good at this even though I have a compass on my rig.
Into the water and I try really hard to figure out which way we are swimming and I do this numerous times so maybe we will be able to find our way back. This is a nice dive as we find a whole community ...
... Underwater, you blow air into it either from your mouth or from your octopus rig or your regulator. Once it has air in it, it floats to the surface or jets to the surface if you put in a lot of air, and bobs there, hopefully upright, so the boat can see you and come get you). This safety sausage had a string and reel attached so we could deploy it while we were still underwater. We never heard another boat but the captain said we ...
... as we head towards northwest to Guam. We pass over the small islands dotting the ocean one last time and reach our cruising altitude. The flight attendants remain in great spirits 12 hours after taking off from Honolulu and serve another snack, consisting of another chicken sandwich, raisins, and Hawaiian cookies.
Looking out the window, I see an island much larger than the islands ...
... 10:30, shut the doors to the balcony to block out the sun, and climbed back into bed for a two-hour jetlag nap. I’m also still feeling a little bit sick; but unsure if I’m truly ill or if it’s just symptoms of traveling across 10 timezones and generally being sleep-deprived in the past week since I pulled an all-nighter to complete my legal briefs and other chores before leaving on this trip to kick off a six-week travel ...
... a big headache and my head is so stuffy; I feel extreme pressure in my right ear. I hope I’m not majorly sick. Hopefully some good sleep will cure this. Bed at 10:00.
The plan is to be here in Guam for just this one night and continue on to Manila tomorrow evening. I might end up spending another night here, however, if I can’t get on the flight tomorrow. While that would no doubt be frustrating, I have to remind myself there are many worse places to be stranded than ...
Other places to stay in Tamuning
PO Box 12819, Tamuning | 4 star hotelfrom $149
185 Gun Beach Road, Tamuning | 3 star hotelfrom $220
470 Farenholt Avenue, Tamuning | 4 star hotelfrom $142
240 Ypao Beach Road, Tamuning | 3 star hotelfrom $70
999 South Marine Drive, Tamuning | Hotelfrom $260
155 Ypao Road, Tamuning | 3 star hotelfrom $77
960 South Marine Dr, Tamuning | 3 star hotelfrom $58
253 Chalan Pasajeru Street, Tamuning | 2 star hotelfrom $90