Darren’s Taste 2 Travel Guide — Solomon Islands
Darren McLean is the most intrepid traveler I have ever known. He’s not a tourist, he’s a temporary resident of each of the 180+ countries he has visited. This gives him a unique insider perspective that he shares with us on his website: www.Taste2Travel.com
-By Melinda Herndon
PADI & NAUI SCUBA Diving Instructor
Please enjoy this recent article:
by Darren McLean, Taste2Travel.com
There’s just one reason people flock to Magical Munda – the sublime Scuba Diving. It’s still a well-kept secret that the Solomons Islands offers some of the best scuba diving in the South Pacific and Munda is the place to experience the incredible underwater wonders of this off-the-beaten-track dive destination.
Munda was a major battleground during WWII and the turquoise-coloured waters of the stunning Roviana Lagoon are littered with interesting wrecks from ships to downed fighter planes. The reefs around Munda are in pristine condition with an incredible amount of lush hard and soft corals and massive Elephant Ear sponges. Marine life is abundant with sight names such as ‘Shark Point‘ offering a hint of what lies below.