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Video footage of the Chrisoula K (Sha’ab Abu Nuhas, Red Sea)

This is the first sight we had of the wreck of the Chrisoula K, on her starboard side. She was a Greek freighter, and was wrecked at Sha’ab Abu Nuhas in 1981, carrying a cargo of tiles.

Here are some beautiful batfish chilling next to a toppled mast on the Chrisoula K.

We watched this moray eel swim down the wreck and make its way into a hole near the bottom on the port side:

Tony explored a companionway while Veronica swam alongside, outside the wreck’s starboard side.

Finally, towards the end of the dive, we hung out on the top deck of the wreck. This is what we could see…

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Clare

Lapsed mathematician, creator of order, formulator of hypotheses. Lover of the ocean, being outdoors, the bush, reading, photography, travelling (especially in Africa) and road trips.

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