Morrocoy Coral Reef
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... drop anchor and people swim and chat. They even have food vendors and souvenir sellers with their products on mini rafts which they pull around! The guy cracking open oysters and lobsters on a polystyrene float was the best. We returned to dry land at 5.30ish and headed back. Dinner was excellent. What we are now sure of is that Venezuelans know how to do an amazing burger (meat, ham, egg, cheese, lettuce, tomato, sweet corn, crisps (!) and about 6 different sauce bottles on ...
... his wife and 3 kids, as well as with his parents. Had quite some beers there, enjoyed the beautiful (and warm) water, the hot (very hot) sun !
Met some more people later in town, e.g. Carmen, a Colombian lady who was speaking English and even some French with me - 2 languages I had not heard for ages ! The reason was that she had been married to a French man and, hence, had been living ...
... of islands, islets, and cays (not sure what the difference is but thats what the brochure says). These picture perfect islands are fringed with white sand beaches and surrounded by coral reefs. So basically the thing to do here is go down in the morning to the dock with all your beach gear, snorkels, beers, coolers with lunch, etc and get together with some other people to fill a boat (the fare is per boat) and charter it out to go into the dozens of islands and find ...
Turns out that Lonely Planet and even all of the sources I found on the
internet were out of date regarding camping on Cayo Sombrero. The most
up-to-date information I found said that I needed to go to the
InParques office in Tucacas to get a camping permit. So I set off
(after finding their address on some random internet site) and was well
on my way when yet another random person came up to me and asked if I
needed a boat. I replied that yes, I did need ...
... chatty with us about her experiences in the US.
Once on the island we played in the turquoise water and walked in the powder white sand. I think we were the only non-Venezolano tourists. Some drummers started jamming at one point and all the beach goers made a circle and had a dance off of sorts. One man and one woman would be dancing and another guy/girl would eventually bump the original one out and take over ...