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... Gustav Eiffel, of the Parisian tower fame!), and tiny newly hatched turtles in basins waiting for them to grow big enough to have more chance of survival when they reach the sea, and then heading back for lunch on our boat while the small group of Italian daytrippers lunched on the beach (before their 1.5 hour bumpy speedboat ride back to Nosy Be)
... And that we were not leaving until they were properly tied on! So he said we could drive past his house and collect some ropes – of course we made him remove the bags from the roof, and sent him back to his house to fetch them, as we were not leaving without ropes! There was a bit of eye-rolling and chatter in the local vernacular from the driver and Bruno, but in true Croskery Holyoake fashion we were insistent. When he ...
... paper/posters/notes in the hotel, but clearly happening in practice)
WOW - we saw wild lemurs. A few of the tiny nocturnal ones, scrunched up in hollow tree trunks, peeping out at us, and the black and russet makaku lemurs we'd seen yesterday in the 'park', as well as chameleons, little frog, and a boa constrictor snake that the guide draped around Jack. he said he could feel how strong it was as it moved - but it was still a ...
... I am sure we will see them properly in the wild when we move on after Nosy Be.
Then we drove round the island and up a mountain to have spectacular views of different lakes and islands. By now it was very hot and Jack in particular was struggling. So we had lunch on a beautiful beach in the north, at a restaurant aimed at European tourists paying in Euros... Good food, in a lovely location, at much higher than we'd pay ...
But my luggage didn't!
So we travelled from Cape Town last night, then from Joburg to Antananarivo this morning, all without incident or significant delay.
We had a few hours to kill in Antananarivo airport, not the most exciting of places – and the flight was delayed for another 45 minutes, but nothing like what the kids experienced last week! LOTS of security checks and x rays, passport officials on over-drive (3 ...