Mercure Kangaroo Island Lodge
Travel Blogs from American River
... waters so clear and the wildlife is amazing. I love it! Hog bay was yet another beautiful beach (if you ignored the docked ferry behind you!). I picked up some steak for supper and we headed back to the beach house for a lazy day reading books and lolling around in the sun. Lesley chose to brave the beach, complete with jelly ...
... door. We enjoyed a local food/ wine tasting platter at Sunset whilst taking in some good views. On the way home we stopped at our local beach and caught up with a couple of pelicans. It's a very friendly beach with golden sands, clear seas and very calm, despite the high winds we have here at the moment. We cooked our first meal and had some delicious local smoked salmon. A very nice end to a great ...
... enjoyable day, glad we have done it. Our friendly waiter from Wentworth Point was also visiting the island on that day, so we managed to spend a few hours with Babu & his lovely family. Kangaroo Island is a very expensive experience. Everything is freighted to the island, so food, fuel & all essentials are very pricey. One lunch we sampled the KI oysters, lovely oysters, but nowhere to sit & enjoy the experience. Milk crates with ...
... get ourselves a nice table at the window overlooking the ocean and laugh about what happened this morning.
After a lovely lunch, we get the key to room 11, a family pool side room. A room?! This is supposed to be a room?! This is supposed to be OUR room?! And that is supposed to be our Pool Side view?! It is a cave, a dirty cave. Spider webs everywhere. Dirt on the windows and balcony. 30 year old carpets that have not been vacuumcleaned properly. Common ?! for ...
... You just need to ignore them", said Zac, but it was impossible to do so when at any one time you have at least half a dozen of them trying to crawl into you ears and up your nose. Several times I inadvertently flicked my sunglasses half way across the car park trying to brush them off my face. Putting scuba kit together isn't complicated when you know how, but your safety depends on doing it competently and performing such acts in such circumstances was tricky, to say the least. I ...
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