Le Duc de Praslin
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There's a moment when 3 of your best friends fly halfway around the world to celebrate your birthday that you realize how lucky you are. When that moment happens on a golf course in the Seychelles....well, it's extra special.
Our small group originally decided to go to the Seychelles back in August 2014, before I even moved abroad. We knew it was a premier dive location but that was the extent of our knowledge. Given only 1 of the 4 was, at the time, certified, it wasn't much ...
We were afforded the opportunity to stay in our cottage until 12:00. The sun was bright and the sea was calm, we kayaked out to the reef. We spent a bit too much time snorkeling and almost got caught with the water being too shallow for us to make it back to shore without damaging the coral. I swam back and nearly scraped my hands.
We packed up, had our last dip in the pool and ...
As soon as we woke up we went straight to the pool. We had breakfast and went into the ocean for some snorkeling. It got some awesome pictures of fish and of me and Jack. We stayed out there for about 45 minutes. It was nice and easy getting out there, but we getting back in was a challenge because it was low tide and you could see the ...
... media scared away the tourists. The government rushed to correct the situation putting a large bounty on sharks. The result is a shortage of sharks and possibly the reason we saw so many small ones. If they don’t recover, the entire under water eco system of the area could be damaged. Here is an example of unintended consequences gone amuck.
At the end of this day of diving, we felt we had hit the ...
... br> While Anse Lazio may be publicly renowned, every beach on Praslin is just as beautiful.
And in the spirit of the Seychelles, we went island hopping for a day to the Curieuse island and the St. Pierre island. There we saw giant tortoise colonies, tropical fish, and ruins of the old community where Praslin used to banish their citizens with leprosy.