Mchanga Beach Lodge
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- Airport Transportation
- Babysitting service
- Breakfast Available
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
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... There were almost 50,000 women widowed as a consequence of the genocide and 75,000 of those people who survived the genocide were orphaned.
And it seems the international community, including the United Nations, turned a blind eye! The killings were just seen as an extension of the Civil War that had existed here since 1990. Most of us may recall the headlines of the genocide back in 1994, but it appears no one had any real understanding of what was ...
... the doctor ordered. Quick shower after then met them 5min in time for happy hour, then a fantastic dinner. I ordered the South African Villiera wines on the menu, for food I chose a calamari starter and a coconut chicken curry main. Don't usually do desserts, but this time hot chocolate pud with ice cream. Said our goodbyes around 10.30pm. Day 5 - Wed 28th Jan Woke up at 6.30am for a swim. Breakfast, then got a taxi ...
... pineapple juice & vegetable samosas as a lunch snack.
It it is now time to relax & we can't wait to swim in the aqua blue waters. The sand is powder white & the beach pristine. The water is warm & like an aqua blue bath. We read, relax & enjoy the peace. Dinner is delicious, fresh tuna from the ocean & fish curry.
On day two, we spend the morning ...
... really was amazing. This was then followed by a lovely lunch at a local restaurant that cost us £12 for 3 people. In the afternoon we went to an arboretum garden which was very beautiful and peaceful. Back to hotel for a quick shower then off out again for a nocturnal walk to see the mouse lemur and the chameleons at night. We saw both and it was pretty cool. Up early for a big travel day to Isalo Ranch in Ranohira stopping en route at the local crafts ...
... us the Palace Museum where the Sultans of Zanzibar lived, and the local "fresh" market. He led us through the butchery (not a pleasant sight or smell!) and the girls turned white with shock and fled. Unfortunately, they ran straight into the fish market - even smellier!
We then visited Freddie Mercury's house and I splurged on a stunning pair of ...