Island Vinnies Tropical Beach Cabana
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Due to some confusion during our departure I found myself running for the ferry once again and barely made it aboard before shoving off. Only this time I might have welcomed being stranded for another day.
But we were looking forward to an afternoon and morning in Port Blair before flying back to Kolkata and then on to Varanasi. We had a nice room in a nice guest house in Port Blair, and at the recommendation of the owner we took an auto rickshaw and spent ...
... to see us off (we know they didn't really but let us have our wistful moments please)
Anyway it's more than our little friend did. She saw our bags packed and was off. No last look back at us or little whine to say don't go. Huh!
So time to move on again and to leave the island you have to book a ferry. Trouble is you can only get a ticket on the day of travel and tickets are not always available. The main land rings ahead with the ...
... an abundance of lizards, skinks (snakes with legs) and butterflies crossing our path. The mangrove trees towered high above our heads and had huge roots which we had to scramble over. They had mudskippers in the mangrove forest and some pretty chunky hermit crabs who had all chosen the same sort of shell to lodge in. Over to Ed....
Once we got to the elephant beach Kate relaxed on the sand and I went to out to find the coral reef. I was on my own so didn't want ...
... could float neutrally at one level. We all had different amounts of 1kg weights on belts around our waists to keep us down. I was very bouyant and had to carry 5kg to stop me floating off! I blame all those delicious north Indian curries. If we are ever shipwrecked together, feel free to use my body as a life raft. The more time we spent underwater, the more comfortable we felt in that alien environment. Every now and then I would get the fear though as I looked up and ...
... we legged it to check in, then check in our luggage then got on board.
The crossing made us both (especially me) feel really sick. From experience (crossing to France on the "Vomit Comet" catamaran from Poole with my Dad) I knew the best thing to do if you feel really sick is lie flat on the floor. No one had to use a sick bag and an hour and a half later we were on the jetty on Havelock island collecting our bags and filling out more endless paperwork at ...