It’s been one of my childhood dreams to go dolphin watching. Here in
I live very close
to a Dolphin park at the Atlantis hotel. For a princely sum, you could watch
them up-close, swim with them and even get them to kiss you for a photo
opportunity! Notwithstanding my inability to swim and unwillingness to pay, I
somehow find the whole thing artificial. At least that was the excuse I gave
myself for not venturing out to fulfill my childhood dream, all these years. Dubai
So I was overjoyed when we decided to go dolphin watching during our recent trip to
I would rather let you enjoy this 30 sec video than bore you with the details.
Shot from the deck of the boat with a camera with no zoom – yeah it was that
close, truly out of this world! Muscat
Oh before I forget, more than seeing the dolphins, Smera was fascinated at the white foam that formed around the boat as the powerful Honda engine ripped through the calm ocean. She kept leaping forward to touch the whitewater shouting ‘Mamma – Shampoo!’ Yeah it’s the dolphins bathing – said Mamma.
Video by Smera’s daddy and pictures by his brother.