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Joffreville --201, Diego Suarez, Madagascar | Hotel

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July 8th - Les trois baies - the 3 bays

A travel blog entry by lesleycroskery


Poor Steve has been afflicted with Diego Suarez belly, so he was up to the loo many times over the night. He also decided to lie low today while I went out with Jack and Ella to see 'the three bays' to the east of Diego Suarez. Connor, being a teenager, decided he'd had enough of exploring, sight-seeing, going places, walking anywhere, showing any interest in anything at all, and so decided to stay at the hotel to keep Steve company (and to do some ...

July 6-7th - in Diego Suarez

A travel blog entry by lesleycroskery


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It was a frustrating journey, through some beautiful countryside. Wild and rugged, lots of small villages surviving at the side of the road, many fruit trees and plantations (coffee, cacao, different fruits), dogs, cats and small children running around, small herds of zebu cows grazing or wandering in the road. It often felt very like India, or very rural parts of Africa, and you have to keep reminding yourself that this ...

Tsingy Rouge, Lemurs, Corruption, Air Madagascar

A travel blog entry by rupertcdean


After my time at Baie des Cailloux Blancs and the great time I had experienced at Les Filibusters, Diego Suarez was somewhat of a let down. However, Eric was true to his word and he quickly organised a new-ish 4x4 with a nice driver called Tony and Anthonio the guide. I spent the rest of day walking around Diego Suarez and doing a little last minute shopping. The following day I was up at 5.30 at La Belle Aventure to meet the 4x4 at 6.00am

Anthonio ...

Cream sauces, paradise, sandy beaches, wildlife

A travel blog entry by rupertcdean


... the surrounding Mangroves, which housed Yellow Necked Weavers, Sparrows, Herons, Egrets and a Malachite Kingfisher. Crabs small and large ran about the beach and amongst the bungalows, night Lemurs, Chameleons, harmless Boas and local snakes, purple headed Doves and Bulbuls plus various insects kept me royally entertained.

It was just as Camille had promised.. paradise. It was only me, Camille, Amelie and the four Madagascan staff for three ...

Return to the 'Roach Motel'

A travel blog entry by afrofinger


... blue eyed black lemur on the way there! Means you may have to wait awhile for the next thrilling instalment of Afro Fingers Great Adventures though!!

But I can’t finish this blog without first letting my niece know I found the 'Douane' and your present is winging it's way to you Malagasy style and for everyone else................Diego to Ampisikina took a mere 48 hours, almost to the minute! I will think of a suitable prize
depending on the ...

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This hotel, located on Joffreville --201, Diego Suarez, is near Spanish Wells, Gaulding's Cay, Tarpum Bay, and Rock Sound.
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