- Minbar in room
- Tennis Court
- Continental Breakfast
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... room. They'll pour a tablespoon of gin in your glass and then ask if you want to pay double for a real drink. They'll hand you an outrageous bill and, on close examination realize -oops - they accidentally doubled the total. Usually just an extra dollar here and there. You just feel you've just been had about five times a day. It takes the fun out of things. I don't think we'll ever come back.
... dances derived from the Sega.
Our first day at port brought us a deluge of rainfall. By the time we made it back to the ship we were soaked through to our underclothes. Fortunately it was warm so we didn't become chilled. The next morning we were able to venture forth with sunshine and we traced our steps from the day before to try to cram in photos of the town, the clock tower, the harbor area, the church and Hindu temple. It is a cute, small and sleepy capital city.
... the 19th century after he visited the island in 1881. Based on the Book of Genesis, he was convinced Vallée de Mai was the Garden of Eden. He had said that he had proof to support this. His theory was that the palm tree was the Tree of Knowledge representing both good and evil, and that the breadfruit tree introduced into the island, was the Tree of life. He even went to the extent of marking the exact location of the Garden of Eden on the island as the ...
September 30, 2014
This was sadly our last day of diving in the Seychelles. The restaurant where they serve breakfast at the Berjaya Praslin is open air. Signs say: “Please don’t feed the birds”! Apparently the birds can’t read. Every morning there are brave birds that land on our breakfast table in an attempt to share our breakfast. They ...
... site from Praslin and they only go when weather conditions permit. This was the first time in two months. About 20 minutes into our one hour journey the rain and wind started and the calm seas turned choppy. After some discussion, we aborted the plan and headed for nearby dive sites. We were thankful and we had two more great dives. On our return trip it started to rain very hard again. We donned our rain jackets and shivered a bit as we sped back to base.