“It looks like another planet,” one Twitter user said about the neon blue hue.
Bioluminescent plankton are responsible for the beautiful but troubling bloom.
This is magic IRL.
Simply spectacular. ✨
Amanda Walkins is a serial expat and travel addict. You can read more about how meeting a dive instructor changed her life
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