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swimming in the sea??

Im a little confused with the areas of sea that are roped off? This will be our first time in jamaica and staying at HI Sunspree, I have noticed that there are areas of the sea roped off ? Is there a particular reason for it? Or is it for our safety? We have been to barbados and havent noticed any thing like this before? And being in the caribbean sea you want to swim.... any ideas?.? Please:)

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1. Re: swimming in the sea??

Most times the ropes are there to keep boats out of swimming areas.

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Oh right , for our own safety then, dont want to be squashed by a boat/ jet ski.... thanks

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I've also read that some of the areas that are roped off are because of the live coral/sea grass and they don't want people stepping all over it!

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4. Re: swimming in the sea??

The ropes indicate deeper area in the sea bed, so non-swimmers should not venture beyond.

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thanks for your answers, I think its best to wait and see when we arrive to see what the score is...different areas different reasons??? :)) looking forward to it........

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6. Re: swimming in the sea??

Also to keep the Sharks out.

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LOL, really??

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8. Re: swimming in the sea??

No just kidding.

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9. Re: swimming in the sea??

When are you going to HISS? We are going there next week 4/14/13 for a week.

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Morning, we are going on the 22nd may, with our2 boys.