2015-12 Bilikiki, Solomon Islands #9 with Island Explorations

  • Sunset
    Sunset
    Another nice one.
    Lologhan Island, Russell Islands, Solomon Islands, December 9, 2015
    2015-12-09#0205
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Star Fruit
    Star Fruit
    Maravagi, Mangalonga Island, Florida Islands, Solomon Islands, December 10, 2015
    2015-12-10#0208
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Shipwreck
    Shipwreck
    Maravagi, Mangalonga Island, Florida Islands, Solomon Islands, December 10, 2015
    2015-12-10#0209
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Dive Briefing
    Dive Briefing
    Each dive was preceded with a through briefing describing the site and creatures.
    Maravagi, Mangalonga Island, Florida Islands, Solomon Islands, December 10, 2015
    2015-12-10#0210
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Dive Schedule
    Dive Schedule
    Each day had a schedule of 5 potential dives.
    Maravagi, Mangalonga Island, Florida Islands, Solomon Islands, December 10, 2015
    2015-12-10#0211
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Maravagi Resort
    Maravagi Resort
    A land-based dive resort.
    Mangalonga Island, Florida Islands, Solomon Islands, December 10, 2015
    2015-12-10#0212
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Devil's Highway
    Devil's Highway
    Manta Rays are often seen in the strait during peak tidal flow.
    Maravagi, Mangalonga Island, Florida Islands, Solomon Islands, December 10, 2015
    2015-12-10#0216
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Sunset
    Sunset
    Maravagi, Mangalonga Island, Florida Islands, Solomon Islands, December 10, 2015
    2015-12-10#0218
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Drying Dive Gear
    Drying Dive Gear
    The crew did a great job of washing, hanging out our dive gear to dry in preparation for packing.
    Boromoli Village, Florida Islands, Solomon Islands, December 11, 2015
    2015-12-11#0225
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Popcorn Toss
    Popcorn Toss
    Tossing popcorn bags (in biodegradable bags) has become a regular practice here.
    Boromoli Village, Florida Islands, Solomon Islands, December 11, 2015
    2015-12-11#0227
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Popcorn Toss
    Popcorn Toss
    Villagers watching the Popcorn Toss.
    Boromoli Village, Florida Islands, Solomon Islands, December 11, 2015
    2015-12-11#0229
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Champagne Toast
    Champagne Toast
    The managers toasted us, we toasted the crew and managers.
    Mboli Passage, Florida Islands, Solomon Islands, December 11, 2015
    2015-12-11#0233
    Larry L. Jackson