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Apr 24, 2006 - Diving with a Whaleshark!!!
With sizes up to 14 meters, Whalesharks are the biggest fish living on this planet - remember, that Whales are no fish, but mammals. They are also extremely rare, live in the open ocean and just sometimes pass by a reef, when the tiny plankton they eat is just extremely tasty there. Spotting a Whaleshark is therefore the ultimate lucky exception AND the climax of the life of a diver. I have met older divers who, after 30 years of diving, told me, they just keep returning to the tropics to finally see a Whaleshark. In a diving-magazine, I...Jump to full entry