You are viewing an obsolete version of the DU website which is no longer supported by the Administrators. Visit The New DU.
Democratic Underground Latest Greatest Lobby Journals Search Options Help Login

Reply #4: I went to Discovery Cove about 5-6 years ago [View All]

Printer-friendly format Printer-friendly format
Printer-friendly format Email this thread to a friend
Printer-friendly format Bookmark this thread
This topic is archived.
Home » Discuss » The DU Lounge Donate to DU
ThingsGottaChange Donating Member (805 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Feb-20-07 10:38 PM
Response to Original message
4. I went to Discovery Cove about 5-6 years ago
I have a crappy memory so, bear with me. We did "swim" with the dolphins. They take groups of about 5-6 out and have a trained dolphin come over and you get to do tricks with it and hug it & stuff. And of course there's a photographer taking pics the whole time - that you can buy later.

I went by myself into the ray pool. It's about knee deep and they are just swimming all around you. You can touch them. They felt, well, warty! But, it was so awesome (I am in love with all sea creatures)to just be there with them!

I don't remember if you can actually "swim" with dolphins or rays. That part may just be their hype. But, it you want to get up close & personal with them, it was definitely worth it! They also have a very cool aviary where you can feed the birds from your hand. And that's about all I remember because thanks to the moran I went with, it was the worst vacation of my life. But, I did get to see my fishies!!!
Printer Friendly | Permalink |  | Top

Home » Discuss » The DU Lounge Donate to DU

Powered by DCForum+ Version 1.1 Copyright 1997-2002
Software has been extensively modified by the DU administrators

Important Notices: By participating on this discussion board, visitors agree to abide by the rules outlined on our Rules page. Messages posted on the Democratic Underground Discussion Forums are the opinions of the individuals who post them, and do not necessarily represent the opinions of Democratic Underground, LLC.

Home  |  Discussion Forums  |  Journals |  Store  |  Donate

About DU  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy

Got a message for Democratic Underground? Click here to send us a message.

© 2001 - 2011 Democratic Underground, LLC