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Swimming with Sea Turtles!

Um, so just when you think a chance baby sea turtle encounter is the best thing since sliced bread…along comes a full blown amazing “swim with the sea turtles” kind of once in a lifetime experience.

Talk about totally unreal and mind blowing. Or at least that’s the way I felt after we swam with a dozen or so turtles off Tamarindo Beach in Culebra.

We had heard the snorkeling was pretty spectacular off Tamarindo, but little did we know it was also home to a huge family of turtles! And sheesh, who cares about coral when you can swim with turtles?


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Aubri GraybealDecember 10, 2014 - 9:39 pm

This is amazing! Miss you guys tons!!!!

Mark and Cindy - s/v Cream PuffDecember 10, 2014 - 10:39 pm

Very cool!

Mark and Cindy
s/v Cream Puff

Sailing With Terrapin CrewDecember 11, 2014 - 8:50 pm

Our girls LOVE watching this video….gets them excited for us to finally be on our way.

Kristi ManganDecember 16, 2014 - 12:19 am

So amazing! Loved the video! Looks like such an amazing experience!

HeatherFebruary 14, 2015 - 8:50 pm

Hey! Just wondering if you used gopro for this and if so, what version? We’re headed to BVI for a honeymoon and are wondering if we should upgrade our gopro or if we need the dive filter for snorkeling? Thanks!!!

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