The Virgin Islands of the United States, or the U.S. Virgin Islands lie in the Caribbean Sea, east of Puerto Rico. This group of islands consist of the main islands of Saint Thomas, which is home to the capital city of the U.S. Virgin Islands, Saint John, Saint Croix, Water Island and other surrounding minor islands.The climate here is classified as tropical savanna climate, mostly affected by moderate trade winds.
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Scuba Diving in Hallett Cove Reef, Marino, South Australia Australia
The metropolitan area of Adelaide is famous for the variety and great number of diving sites it has to offer (you can visit some of the most impressive shipwrecks in the whole world here). The waters have the perfect temperature for scuba diving (warm during the summer and crystal clear during the winter), and are generally friendly and uncrowded.
Hallett Cove Reef, a popular site among divers of all levels, is a shallow system of reefs with good visibility conditions and spactacular fish life at relatively shallow depths. The site is famous for the abundance of Port Jackson sharks (don’t worry, they are totally harmless)! Be also prepared to see leather jackets, Blue Devils, cuttlefish, old wives and many bullseyes.
Maximum depth: 8 m/26 ft.