Clear-bottom kayaks

This item appears on page 75 of the November 2009 issue.

Visitors to Montserrat can rent 2-person inflatable kayaks with clear panels in the bottom for observing life around deep-water reefs. The collapsible, Hanauma-brand kayaks store in a mesh bag for transport by car.

Rental costs start at $15 per hour at Scuba Montserrat (P.O. Box 289, Brades, Montserrat, West Indies; phone 1 664 496 7807, e-mail or visit