TripAdvisor Reviews Panorama Guesthouse Beau Vallon
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... the Seychelles diving, golfing, more diving, and fishing. As a first dive destination, I definitely spoiled myself for the future. We had little internet, no TV, and no phone service. And I loved every minute of it. It was the perfect place for a small group to disappear. Although, when we go back, we'll definitely need a better solution to getting around (thanks for driving Sam).
Oh, and everyone got a taste of Dubai at the end but that's a story for another time.
... at Reef Apartments only to find the room they gave us could not access our Isurf card. Devastated, we had to sit in the un-air conditioned lobby to use the net. I couldn't do it. It was too hot. The kids watched a few episodes of God –knows-what in the lobby while KC and I sat in air conditioning and read. The heat was clearing getting to us we were cranky in paradise and ready to leave. ...
... and it did not work so we had to go to the lobby and sit there and watch there. It still was not that good. Our shows kept passing half way through. In the lobby the air conditioning system consists of one fan blowing on low speed so it was HOT!
For supper we had spaghetti. We went to bed early because we had to get up early.
Oh dear. What can I say about Seychelles? It's a beautiful emerald dropped in the Indian Ocean. A green rock in a turquoise sea. Small crescent beaches are tucked in around huge black boulders. Very dramatic. And the roads crossing the island snake up the hills through forests of huge plants. They're the kind you have on your windowsill or in pot in an empty corner, except a philadendron leaf is ...
... us to a big underwater rock where there was a school of brightly coloured fish living amongst the coral and rock. It was one of the best experiences of my life.
I would highly recommend that a school group books a diving experience with the Dive Seychelles Underwater Center. The instructor was highly qualified and kept us safe and was able to handle a group. The experience itself was awesome.
After we returned ...
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