Seasands Lodge and Conference Centre
Travel Blogs from Saint Lucia
... the 3rd one away. Axel chased Scrub Hare along road. Got back to camp around 6.30. Got fire going, Axel laughed at me starting fire without fire lighters! He didn't give me time to prove myself. Then used Briquettes. Axel cooked chicken on the Braii (South African BBQ but over coals) (in oven first then on grill which looked like a small bed frame!), had potatoes in foil and Lynn made salad. Very nice. Muffins for ...
... they have an M shape on their backsides and they get eaten by everything – poor things. We saw one elephant up close, away from the group. It’s amazing that something so big can survive on just grass. The only thing which hid from us was the lions, I’ll have to visit them another time.
On Wednesday we did a horse safari in the Isamangaliso park. The zebras and the wildebeest let us get really close because they were happy to let the ...
... the grass and had no intention of moving, so we turned round and carried on our way. Charters Creek proved no more than a slipway for small fishing boats, but an ideal spot for lunch with a lovely breeze coming in off the water.
We returned to the Apartment by the same route without adding many more sightings although Osprey and Fish Eagle were noted. We all enjoyed a refreshing afternoon swim in the ...
... We have all seen elephants in one place or another, but why is it still so exciting to see them in the wild! We certainly are, and so close we were. Watching one in the waterhole, drinking, splashing, spraying etc. such a magnificent creature! We ended our day here with a river cruise to watch hippos, although we have already seen 2 last night on our way to dinner! We leave here tomorrow and will be travelling north along the coast before crossing into ...
Saturday 12th & Sunday 13th October 2013 After a leisurely breakfast at 8.00am, we set up camp beside the pool and I read my guidebook to plan our next few days. Other than that, we just melted in the searing heat. The only other person to join us at the pool was the managers girlfriend and she said that it was unusually hot for the time of year and it was estimated to reach 36 degrees during the afternoon. Apart from a dip in the pool we didn't ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free parking