All credit to Captain Mitch of Mequet Swamp Tours, who was kind enough to open up on his day off to take two slightly deranged English tourists out on a tour in a thunderstorm.
Yes we got wet. No, we didn’t care.
I can’t describe the feeling of excitement at being able to get up close and personal with a nine foot alligator in its own territory. Meet Cherie. She was softer and warmer to the touch than I expected. Absolutely beautiful.