Ilha Grande is the biggest and most well known island of the Green Bay at about 150 km/93 mi in the west-side of the State of Rio de Janeiro. Rio de Janeiro, commonly known as Rio, is the capital city of the Rio de Janeiro State, the second largest city of Brazil and the third largest metropolitan area in South America. Since July 2012, part of the city has been designated by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site in the category of ''cultural landscape''.
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Snorkeling in Yanchep Beach, Perth, Western Australia Australia
Yanchep beach is an interesting dive location that is very popular amongst snorkelers and divers. Snorkelers will come across various sea stars, hard and soft corals, sea anemones and turban shells. Also, expect to see western blue devil, octopus, prawns, cuttlefish, crayfish, rays, old wives, schools of bream and red lipped morwong to name just a few. The average depth here is at 5 m/16.4 ft and the maximum is at 7 m/23 ft.
In addition, visibility is pretty good and varies from 10 m/33 ft to 30 m/98.4 ft. It should be mentioned that, Yanchep beach is usually crowded, especially during weekends. Furthermore, the spot provides with useful facilities, like a large car park and a kiosk. It is advisable to take a dive flag with you, due to the boat traffic. Last but not least, the dive site is appropriate for snorkelers of all levels.
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December – AUSTRALIA
River Rafting Tour Class III / IV / V & outdoor experiences on Tully River.
Not an expedition. 21 Days – air travel not included.