The Wonders of the Monterey Bay Aquarium
At some point and time, we all wonder what life is like under the sea. If you are planning to travel than you must stop at the Monterey Bay Aquarium. Here you will be able to experience the true meaning of underworld life. Everything that you have ever wanted to know can be found here.
Come and see nose to nose, face to face the sea turtles, sharks and giant tunas. Don’t forget to look for the living jellies that will fascinate you with the way they float as if in space. If you look up the Monterey Bay Aquarium in a travel guide, you will find that it is rated as a #1 place to visit.
One of the many fascinations of underwater living is the seahorses. The exhibition on display of these wondrous creatures will astound you. There are over 15 different types of species that reside here at the aquarium. These include sea dragons, pipehorses and pipefish. You will be able to see their mating dance as how they are able to camouflage themselves.
There is also the opportunity to see a living three-story kelp forest. And don’t forget to pay a visit to the playful sea otters and the walkthrough wave crash. Here is the place that you will get to experience nature in all its original glory.
Be sure to check the calendar for one of the many special events that you can attend to. You will find that you can go to a cooking demonstration or even attend international ocean awareness day. No matter if you are looking for an education in ocean life or just to be amazed at another world you can only look upon, Monterey Bay Aquarium can offer you all of this and so much more.
A surface supplied diver interacts with viewers while feeding the fish
Spotted Jellyfish (Mastigias papua) at the Monterey Bay Aquarium.
Large ocean sunfish (Mola mola)
Great White Shark
Blackfooted penguins in the Splash Zone.