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October 1, 2014
Seychelles is an archipelago in the Indian Ocean. The 155-island country is 932 miles east of mainland Africa. The granitic islands are considered the oldest and hardest granite in the world. The granite is what gives the Seychelles its beautiful piles of boulders. The majority of the islands are uninhabited, with many dedicated as nature reserves.
A transit point for trade between Africa and Asia, the ...
... in the Seychelles wishing we could return. Maybe we will. Thank you the staff of Octopus.
The location of our hotel has been very convenient. The resort itself extends a couple of locks to the sandy beach. There are about six restaurants, several ATM’s and three markets within walking distance.
On three nights we just grabbed a pizza or spaghetti at the hotel’s beach restaurant. ...
... master. This leisurely schedule apparently allows them to sell intro to diving classes at noon and accommodate divers making only one dive. The next day we had 8 divers and we did a two tank dive before lunch. This was to our liking as it frees up the afternoons.
The diversity of fish and creatures here is amazing. It is a riot of colorful fish of every size and description. In addition there are large schools of eagle rays zooming around. Turtles are ...
... a brand new spot, you don’t know which way to go to the good stuff and what might be there. A good dive guide is on the spot maybe several times a week or at least several times a month so he/she knows what is usually hanging around the site. A dive master also makes sure nobody gets in trouble. Even very experienced divers with a lot of dives under their belts can get all excited and forget to watch their time or depth. ...
... the dive shop where the other boat had arrived back before us so we had to wait to get to the dunk tank to wash off our gear. Made arrangements to dive tomorrow morning too, with enough weight. Back to the villa which is so easy to find in the daylight. However now we have no electricity. It did come back on in the afternoon so we will be able to sleep tonight. Nice diving but the Philippines is still my favorite ...