Geo-Quiz #2: September 2013 | Scuba Diving

Geo-Quiz #2: September 2013

Clue #1 One of the largest atolls in the world.
Clue #2 In English, this island name means "Vast Sky".
Clue #3 Due to its location south of the equator, the summer season from January through March attracts the great hammerhead sharks.

****Can you name this mystery spot?
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This month's Geo-quiz is brought to you by: The Islands of Tahiti
The Islands of Tahiti


The mystery destination is:

The Island of Rangiroa in the Islands of Tahiti

Clue #1

From the air, the atoll - the second largest in the world - seems to be a giant pearl necklace laid upon the water. Here is a world where 240 tiny islets, or motu, each no more than three feet in elevation, lay upon the ocean for more than 110 miles completely encircling an infinitely deep lagoon.

Clue #2

Surrounded by two legendary bodies of water, Moana-tea (Peaceful Ocean) and Moana-uri (Wild Ocean), the main villages of Avatoru and Tiputa offer the visitor with a unique look at the South Pacific. Along the few roads, coral churches, craft centers, local restaurants, and tiny shops provide enjoyable land-based experiences to complement the many activities in the lagoon.

Clue #3

The Islands of Tahiti are one of the best dive destinations on the planet for encounters with a large variety of sharks and, Tahiti's Austral summer offers the opportunity to dive with the great Hammerhead Sharks! Start planning today by selecting from one of the following extraordinary vacation packages or by contacting one of our specialists to custom design your own Tahiti vacation experience. Click here for more information.

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MEET THE GREAT HAMMERHEAD SHARKS IN RANGIROA
**The Islands of Tahiti are one of the best dive destinations on the planet for encounters with a large variety of sharks. Black tip, White tip, Grey reef sharks. During the Austral summer in the Tuamotu atolls, it is the season for great hammerhead sharks! In 2014, we are offering a unique dive encounter to observe this exceptional species of shark on the beautiful atoll of Rangiroa and Tikehau!
Click here to see more photos, videos and pricing information about the Hammerhead experience in Tahiti.

**For More Information please visit:
**www.TahitiTourism.com
info@tahititourism.com

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This month's Geo-quiz is brought to you by: The Islands of Tahiti

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