Tag: Snorkeling

Under the Sea: Snorkeling the Tropical Reefs of the BVI

The Virgin Islands are a premier scuba diving and snorkeling destination, because the water is so clear. Anegada and Horseshoe reef lie to windward and break the Atlantic swells from reaching the yachts in the cruising ground, creating calm waters for sailing and preventing the sand from being churned up by seas. This keeps the… Read more »

Snorkeling the Tropical Reefs of the BVI

  The Virgin Islands are a premier scuba diving and snorkeling destination, because the water is so clear.  The east/west direction of the islands to the easterly Atlantic swells prevents the sand from being churned up inside the cruising ground, and fishing is restricted in the National Park.  So there are lots of tropical fish and… Read more »