One of the most beautiful islands in the Ionian Sea with emerald waters and lush nature is Zakynthos Island. Located on the west coast of Greece and being the third largest island in the Eptanisa complex, the "Flower of the East" as the Venetians used to call it, boasts amazing white sandy beaches, unique natural beauty and is also the prime nesting area for the endangered Caretta caretta sea turtles.
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Scuba Diving in Playa Pesquero, Holguin, Cuba
Guardalavaca is a coastal town, located in the Holguin Province of Cuba. It is a popular tourist destination, due to its unspoilt landscape of exceptional beauty and pristine beaches with white sand and warm, turquoise waters. Playa Pesquero is a long, sandy beach, located near Guardalavaca. The beach offers excellent conditions for a number of watersports, including scuba diving, snorkeling and windsurfing.
It can be a shore or a boat dive according to your skills and wishes. Here diving enthusiasts are able to explore a vast number of sponges, gorgonians, colorful corals and an abundance of tropical Caribbean and Atlantic species of all sizes and shapes. In fact, the spot’s main attraction are the numerous colonies of rare black coral.
The average water temperature is around 27 °C/80.6 °F in summer and around 24 °C/75.2 °F in winter. Visibility is generally good and ranges from 10 m/32.8 ft to 30 m/98.4 ft and the maximum depth is 40 m/131.2 ft. Finally, the dive site is appropriate for divers and snorkelers of all skill levels.