Out off Pohnpei in the Federated States of Micronesia, lies Ant Atoll. It appears out of deep waters, and was the focus for a number of days while surveying the coral communities in the region. When out in these sort of places, lunch breaks are a chance to explore the shallower regions. There are definitely some perks to this job!
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Offline Travel Guide:⠀
Where? Vava'u Islands, Tonga.⠀
When? Jul-Oct is the best time to visit.⠀
How to book a Whale watching & swimming tour? www.dancewithwhales.com (link in this bio @karimiliya) This is a great website to book a tour as they place a high priority on ensuring the Whales are respected throughout the experience. This is a particularly important issue considering the growing popularity of this type of tourism. ⠀
Photo credit @karimiliya - Check him out for more awesome wildlife photos! ⠀
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