Swimming with the Manatees

Manatee, Crystal River, Florida

We visited Crystal River in Florida, which is a gorgeous spot along the gulf coast with shallow, warm, blue-green water. The West Indian Manatee likes it too and hundreds of them come to this spot to spend their winters in the warm springs. We went on a tour to snorkel with the manatees. What an amazing experience! The average manatee is about 10 feet long and over 1,000 … [Read more...]