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- Minbar in room
- Continental Breakfast
- Drycleaning onsite
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
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... of the first group to jump into the water. As we were getting suited up in our wet suits, the first shark came along and tried to steal our bait away. He was actually quite huge and very aggressive – if only we were in the water at the point then we would probably have gotten banged around a bit in the cage. The next time a shark came around we were secured in the cage. It was actually pretty scary for the first few minutes. The cage was a lot smaller than I thought it ...
... the school teach children that are sent to buy drugs for their parents, 30 percent of the children in the school are HIV positive and they sing songs about ganja and drugs and alcohol, they are so submersed in it. In Uganda the children didn't wear shoes and were visibly poorer but they were much calmer, had a much bigger desire to learn and generally had larger more supportive families. I never once felt scared in Uganda and here you have to be vigilante all the ...
... has been home to numerous documentaries by Discovery and National Geographic on these predators of the sea. As it turns out, the company that we were using (Ecoventures) has been the subject of many a documentary by both major travel icons.
Lyndi and I were the first of our full group of 20, and were greeted in the town office with hot coffee and tea and a full breakfast spread. After the rest of the group showed up on ...
... things went wrong we would fend off the shark together!
The first thing that clicks in your brain once you're in the cage is that you desperately want it stay IN it. This is priority #1 because you become painfully aware of how easily various parts of your body can slip out from this fortress of impenetrability bobbing up and down in water full of shark bait. "Hold onto the red bar", they yell from the boat. "Yeah, oooookay", I think to myself. The ...