Dive Guide Bonaire
This full color book celebrates Bonaire's status as Diver's Paradise. It has descriptions of 103 dive sites around the island including Klein Bonaire, Washington Slaagbai National Park as well as the east coast. The color photography is absolutely stunning making this not only a fantastic dive guide book, but a great souvenir to remember all your dives around the island.
Dive Guide Bonaire contains information regarding Bonaire's history and its unique flora and fauna, including interesting terrestrial facts about donkeys, salt, and flamingos. It also features maps of the island and underwater maps of each dive site. Each of the 103 dive site descriptions go into detail about how to find the site, the surroundings, ratings based on experience level, currents, entry points, maximum depths, and points of interest.
The production of this book included hundreds of dives, research in archives, and investigation of legends. The author collaborated with local guides, photographers, and conservation groups to insure that the book will inspire readers to appreciate Bonaire's vulnerable ecosystem. The pictures used in the dive guide are all taken on Bonaire, by both well known and not-so-well known underwater photographers from the Netherlands, Belgium, Bonaire, United States, and Brazil. DIVE Magazine says that it's a must-have for divers who haven't been here before, invaluable for experienced divers who would like to explore a new dive site. Onderwatersport describes it as "More than 250 full-color pages with all the information you need to make your dive experiences unforgettable"