ISLANDS contributor Tanya Burnett, a snorkeling and scuba diving expert photographer, shares her favorite places to snorkel across the Caribbean. And don't forget to jot down her snorkel tips for dolphins, whale sharks and more.
Lavish resorts. Infinity pools. If there’s such a thing as a complaint in the Maldives, it’s that my visits rarely allow much exploring or a chance to meet many locals. The resorts – and the scattered nature of the region’s 1,190 islands -- make staying put easy. Too easy. On my last trip, however, I discovered the Four Seasons Explorer, a luxury dive boat that carries 22 guests on 3-, 4-, and 7-night safaris through the archipelago.