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- Minbar in room
- Continental Breakfast
- Tennis Court
- Outdoor pool
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... on. But the pictures were enough so we booked our house and our flights and began the long wait.
I've never been to a place like the Seychelles. A set of volcanic islands that have 0 touristy feel, the Seychelles (in particular Mahe Island where we stayed) make for a fantastic vacation. Mountainous and covered in jungle (and giant bats) with crystal clear water and gorgeous beaches, the Seychelles were a welcome respite from the burgeoning Dubai summer.
We spent 4 ...
... the beach to the pick up point for the boat. It was so hot and humid I almost passed out. The heat was stifling almost unbearable. I will write two words that I have never uttered together…it was too hot. We boated to Eden Island, bought more cinnamon buns and cabbed to Reef Apartments, anxious to sit inside for the rest of the day and use up our pre-purchased internet time.
... out of the water. Me and Jack paddled in and Mom swam. The kayak got stuck on some coral and me and Jack got really frightened.
We got back and had lunch. Later after lunch we packed up and took the ferry to Mahe. We went straight to the cab and rode to Reef Apartments. We were so excited to be there because there was internet. We tried ...
... villa this time, more room actually as it is a two story with the bedrooms upstairs. Very nice places just friggin’ hot.
We unpacked most of our dive gear and clothes that we had left behind as we had jammed them into the suitcases possibly a bit damp before our transition over to Praslin. Put everything out into the sun to dry better and also washed up with the clothes we had taken with us to Praslin ...
... ass and we were having a lot of fun with people!
Sadly, I caught the upper respiratory thing that everyone else on the ship has and I’ve been sick for 4 days so after a very hot and humid morning and walking all through the Botanic Gardens, I was wiped out. I returned to the ship around 1 and crashed in my cabin which of course I was mad about because here I am in paradise and I’m stuck in my bloody cabin! Ugh! And I had to buy Robitussin from ...