Iles Des Palmes
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- Non-smoking hotel
- Swimming 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 ...
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. ...
... really didn't want to wake up, so we had people watching them on shifts while the rest went and had some dinner. Later on a few of them had woken up and we watched them make their way down to the water, with encouraging shouts of 'come on, you can do it!' By this time it was pitch dark and we weren't allowed to use torches, so after I had encouraged my little hatchling into the water I laid on my back on the beach and looked up at the amazing night ...