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Ocean Surfari is Working with Friends of the Virgin Island National Parks and Making Donations Towards Helping Sea Turtles

In the world’s oceans, sea turtles have been swimming for over 100M years. These days, sea turtles are highly endangered by international and national classifications. Around 4 of the 7 sea turtle species may be seen within the waters around the US Virgin Islands: loggerheads, leatherbacks, greens, as well as hawksbills. The greens, hawksbill, and …

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Places to See While in St. John

If you are on a Caribbean cruise vacation, odds are good that you’ll be able to experience the incredible island of St. John in the U.S. Virgin Islands. The team at Ocean Surfari has conducted some research and came up with a couple of places to see when vacationing in St. John: Annaberg Sugar Plantation …

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USVI for Cruise Visitors: 3 Things to Do in St. John

If you are on a cruise vacation in the Caribbean there is a good opportunity that you will have the ability to experience the amazing St. John island in the USVI. We have done a bit of digging and come up with the following list of things to do while in St. John:  Cruz Bay …

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Island Activities on The Cruise Ships

When you go on a cruise vacation there are many activities you can do in the U.S. Virgin Islands. There are many attractions on the islands which make the USVI a perfect destination for tourists. St. John Cruise Ship Activities Island Tour An island tour will enable you to get acquainted with the historical sites …

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Top 3 Things To Do in St. Thomas

St. Thomas within the US Virgin Islands is a leading vacation area with its tropical warm weather, sandy white beaches, and gorgeous landmark destinations. Find out about all that St. Thomas offers while exploring the island on an lagoon snorkeling tour, parasailing over the island, and under the stars on night kayak tour. In addition to …

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What are Some of the Things You Might Expect to See While Snorkeling?

From mammals to birds, corals and fish, there’s a wide variety of what may be found below and above the water during your USVI snorkeling excursion. Keep reading to learn more about a few exciting sites to expect to see while snorkeling.  Coral Coral may be grouped into multiple categories, depending upon what kind you’re …

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Sizing and Fitting Tips for Snorkeling Fins

If you want to have a good snorkeling experience, make sure your snorkeling fins fit properly. You want them to be a little snug, yet not too tight. Once your feet cool inside the water they’ll shrink a bit. So the fins will become looser inside the water and slip more. A little tighter fit …

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Wear Glasses? Try These Prescription Snorkel Mask Options

There are numerous options to turn a snorkel mask to corrected glasses, in order for you to see perfectly (or nearly) underwater. These allow you to wear the mask as glasses after and before entering the water. Bonded Corrective Lenses Option one is referred to as a bonded lens. With this technique a corrective lens …

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Discover the Benefits of Night Snorkeling

The idea of night snorkeling may make some anxious, however, some of the ocean life you’ll get a chance to see makes it well worth overcoming the angst. Truthfully, it only adds to the excitement and thrill. Why Snorkel at Night? The main reason to go night snorkeling is because you’ll get a chance to …

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