La Plantation Resort & Spa
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... with lots of shops selling sari and other clothes.
Then past the racetrack which Mario said we’d get a better shot of from the Citadel.
Up we climbed to the Citadel and out we got … posing for a photo in front of an old cannon.
The Citadel – also known as Fort Alexandra - was built and used by the Portuguese centuries ago and is ...
... of the back and forth, quid pro quo, of the process and when she bargains we always come out ahead. We once had a carpet salesman in Fez, Morocco call us back to his shop, with panic in his eyes, because he had agreed to sell Marjolaine a carpet at a loss. Other witnesses convinced us that he was telling the truth, so we had mercy (but only a very littleJ.)
We bought some postcards and stamps, and then headed to our little ...
... will serve in sermons and articles.
I looked out the window as we descended into Antananarivo. "Tana" as it is locally called (try pronouncing the long version a few times and it's easy to see why they shortened it!) is a beautiful city, surrounded by rice paddies and lakes and marshes. It's always fascinating to see from the air.
On arrival, I waited in the usual place for transit passengers. An official asked me to wait until we could see if ...
... group of us who travelled together and from these we knew a few so we stuck with them for the week, went on trips, excursions and drank whisky. We took a minibus around the island for one day and saw Port Louis, a huge Hindu temple and loads of the countryside.
The hotel was nice (but eye wateringly expensive!) right on the beachfront of the West coast which is better for weather. We all snorkelled on the beach reef which was interesting, if a bit ...
... such a mental idea after all, I sighed in relief. I hadn't even touched ground, and Mauritius was already proving to be a heaven on earth.
My accommodation was a trainee house provided by AIESEC itself. The house, which would've been lavish for a group of four or five people, was the bare minimum required by the sixteen of us working together on the project. The first day was spent in introductions and informing back home that the package had ...