"Well Alex, you don't mind if I call you Alex do you? Anyways, I know HOW to swim, but that doesn't mean I'm very good at it. If I had a bigger bag, I might be able to help some of you who are less not so good at swimming, but unfortunately, I'd be hard pressed to fit even one person in a bag this big." He points over his shoulder to the bag on his back, feeling no need to mention that it's bigger on the inside.
Taking a quick peek at the map, Tolan notices that there is no scale. "So about how far is this temple. The direction seems to be well defined but I'd like to know how far we'll be walking."