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Snorkeling Monterey, CA

Lots of people inquire about snorkeling Monterey, CA. But it seems the consensus is…um, don’t. The water is cold. A few dive sites are promising for those with thick wetsuits. But visibility from the surface just isn’t that grand. Go farther south, to San Diego, for snorkeling. That said, there are other ways for snorksnorkers […]

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Better Snorkeling With Manatees

Manatees are an endangered species. Should people snorkel with them?¬†Before we went to Crystal Springs, Florida, to snorkel with manatees, I called a park in the Crystal Springs area to talk to a naturalist about the issue.¬† I asked, straight out, if there was any controversy about this closeup interaction with the species. She said […]

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