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  1. TheWaterboy

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    hey all, great to be be back!
    i had an awesome 3 weeks away and dived some unbelievable places and saw some incredible specimens / species.
    overall, mauritius is still thriving, the sea life close to the shore is battling but one still finds incredible species of clams / shoals of fish etc etc amongst the damaged and dead corals causes by hurricanes, boats etc etc.
    however when you take a boat trip to the outer reefs and dive / snorkel there aswell as on the surrounding islands.......well.......paradise is trully found.
    to give you an idea, you will find emperor angels, juvinille sailfin tangs, morish idols and clams in places with less than 10cm depth of water.
    anyhow im working on an editorial for jacques so wont disclose much more until then.
    in the mean time here is a few of the 500 underwater photos i took while away....hope you enjoy
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    WOW! WOW! WOW! Absolutely AWESOME! Many thanks for this, Marco! I really appreciate it! :) :thumbup: :biggrin:
     
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    Eish, is all i can say.
     
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    awesome awesome awesome. Thank you man.
     
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    I'm green with envy Marco. I have to get my a**** back to Mauritius
     
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    WOW!!!!:thumbup:
     
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    yeah, its truly an unbelievable place, i go every year and this year i was there for 3 weeks and was incredibly sad to leave such a diverse, friendly country with so much to offer.

    i just need a few days to get my ducks in a row, then i'll finish the editorial with a whole lot of info for anyone wanting to go there.....i have a substantial amount of contacts there from the minister of sport and agriculture to glass bottom boat sailors.

    will post some out of the water pics just now aswell as my submarine trip to 40m beneith the ocean surface
     
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    Thanks for sharing what a tropical reef looks like. It's inspirational.
     
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    Wow Marco! I envy you bud! Awsome pics. Thanks for sharing :)
     
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    Stunning Pics Marco. Incredible!
     
  18. Tobes

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    Welcome back Marco and thanks for sharing those pics :thumbup:

    Now where's the Gem you were supposed to catch for me? :whistling:
     
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    looks awsome marco thank for sharing
     
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    wow, awesome!
     
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    Awesme bud. Next time Im going in your luggage
     

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