Category Archives: Travel

Baja winter fishing tips

I spent february and march fishing in Baha, these are by far the worse months, but don’t let this stop you from visiting… unless you want easy fishing or are only interested in pelagics… Winter is a time for shooting deep Cuberas, yellowtails and finding the tasty but smallish groupers (15 pounders). The Pacific side… Read More »

Cuban lionfish sting experience!

Since the lionfish population is targeted for eradication we decided to help and try our hand at pole spearing lionfish. We were quite successful. We speared dozens without much incident… until this time. We were diving a wreck in 70 feet of water.

Kissing puffers

In november 2008, I had an opportunity to Island hop on the Carnival Victory Cruise Ship. The kissing puffers were taken with a now ancien Canon A95, in JPG! I had to suffer the indignities of Photoshop to correct the white balance without loosing too much quality. These pictures are a testament to the incredible… Read More »

Santa Lucia, Cuba

Diving in Santa Lucia, Cuba November 2010 In Montreal, when people have to walk in brown sludge left over from weeks of depressing dark snowy days to get to their ice covered cars, the idea of heading anywhere south is quite appealing. There are many destinations: Florida, Mexico and the Dominican Republic come to mind,… Read More »