Le Vieux Cep
Travel Blogs from Cilaos
... br> Overall we have had the most amazing experiences travelling throughout eastern and southern Africa. We would strongly recommend travelling to these awesome places.
In June we leave Australia for Sth America and intend writing a new blog for these adventures. Hope you have enjoyed reading our blog. We, ourselves,
look forward to reading it all once we get home.
Ps. We hope to put some photos on here as soon as we get time back home.
... in the main street was
very crowded but we managed to get the last available table. We struggled even
more with this French menu as the waiter had no English at all. The creole meal
of vanilla chicken and a sausage ragout was different but tasted ok. At the end
of the meal when we asked for the bill the waiter served us this spirit which
he got out of a large container. We had no idea what it was but it burnt going
down because of its obvious high alcohol content.
... thing was the first of two big pods of dolphins performing great aerial gyrations. Next port of call was Victoria, the capital of the Seychelles on the island of Mahe. We had pre booked a car and driver who met us at the wharf and we then spent seven hours touring. First we drove around Victoria which is the worlds smallest capital and saw every thing including a walk through the local markets (we love markets). The town is only a few KM wide as high mountains rise almost ...
... rim. We headed back to town
and did a short walk near the town lookout which was a signposted botanical
walk. The signs weren’t much help to us 2 illiterates but the lookout was
impressive as we could see all the nearby villages. We then drove back into
town and walked the waterfall walk. This was a pretty tough walk that took us 4
hours but the scenery was very beautiful and ...
... bed/rocks. This is the bay where Mary and Michael stayed during their visit in 2012. It is great fun by the sea gap - and hard to hang on to the rocks as the waves push through.
We say a sad farewell to Nathalie, Thierry, Julie, Tibor and Ilyen but not before we have been given rum punch for ourselves, Greg and Grandma Joan. Sue also has a wonderful basket, handmade by one of Thierry's ...