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Old Sep 10th, 2003, 09:45 AM
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What's the best, cheapest rental car co on 7MB?

we would like to rent a car for 1 day to explore the island. We are staying at Villas of the Galleon (in case there are any companies close by)

How is Andy's?
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Old Sep 10th, 2003, 12:23 PM
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Kristen,

Andy's is usually has the best deals but, the cars are older. Expect to pay 40-50.00 C.I. for a 24 hour rental.
I usually do not car about the condition of the jeep I rent because I throw all of our snorkel/dive gear and a cooler in the back and go for the day. As long as it gets me where I need to go is great!! You might consider going to the crow's nest on the day you have the car rental. It would be a hefty cab ride from villas of the galleon. Don't forget to stop at sunset's house "my bar" for a GREAT rum punch on the way back to your condo!
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Old Sep 10th, 2003, 12:33 PM
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Thanks for the suggestion. That sounds like exactly what we want to do on the day we rent the car.
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Old Sep 10th, 2003, 12:43 PM
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Cayman420...if you can suggest any good snorkel spots for us to explore while we have the car, I would really appreciate it...

Thansk again!
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Old Sep 10th, 2003, 12:53 PM
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Eveyone seems to enjoy "cemetary reef"
It used to be wonderful but, the reef is dead. You can still see lot's of fish on a good day. It's a pretty good swim out from the beach. If you are a diver or have any experience with live reefs then, this wont impress you.
I like to snorkel in Spotts or anywhere in bodden town or East End. Put it this way, anywhere off of 7 mile beach will be a good place to stop and explore. If you arent aware of what you can and cant touch then purchase a small fish and coral guide. Just be sure to stay away from the fire coral and the sea urchins!! You really should take a day trip out to swim with the sting rays and stop at a few reefs.
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Old Sep 10th, 2003, 12:59 PM
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Thank you! We are planning to do the full day Stingray City/snorkel trip...probably with Captain Marvin.

Is Smith's Cove worth a stop?
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Old Sep 10th, 2003, 01:06 PM
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Yes, it's worth the stop. There is a huge eel out there, I forget this name.
(waldo...maybe)
Sunset house is about two city blocks from there.
You will see locals there swimming. The is also a great little art gallery called "pure art" across from smiths cove. You might stop in a take a look, it's a great way to remember your vacation.
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Old Sep 10th, 2003, 02:47 PM
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Good guide for snorkeling:
http://www.caymanislandsdiscounts.co...ng.htm#GTGamma
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