Location: At Sea
Today we woke up early to dive the Third Encounter with Saba Deep. Bob, our divemaster, took us out on the Jolly Mon’ to a sea mount at 110 ft below the swelly surface. We saw lots of coral and fish and even saw a napping nurse shark. Bob claimed to have seen a whale earlier in the day so we were hoping for a surprise visit. After the dive we came back for a delicious lunch. Then John and I braved the huge swells and crashing waves to do retrieve sediment cores with Casey. John saw a massive stingray while I saw two huge barracudas. After the sediment dives we ate dinner and got the boat ready for a sail back to the BVIs, our old stomping grounds. We started sailing at about 7 and will arrive in the BVIs tomorrow morning.
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Virgin Islands to Grenada
via The Grenadines, Martinique, Antigua, Saba
Take your college campus to the ocean and sail the length of the Caribbean's Lesser Antilles. One of our most popular semesters, this fall educational expedition is made up of short 1-3 day passages, allowing us to spend plenty of time exploring the Caribbean’s marine and island environment and culture.View Details