Southern Palms Beach Resort
Travel Blogs from Diani
... and look at me now...and what I have achieved in those 7 months...I can honestly say I am proud of myself for making this trip the way I did it!
The last 3 days I have been in Diani Beach, and how fast my time went by, being busy just meeting friends that I left behind and seeing the children from Kebene Children's home again. Friday evening was a crazy night out with Dolly and mr Steve, in which even my phone crashed because of too ...
... her into their home for a quick 15-20 minute meeting. The children in the slums play in the roads and run with sticks and tires and make their own toys out of anything they can find. They are happy and use their imaginations and are responsible beyond their years. Six-year-olds take care of their younger siblings and the fourteen-year-olds clean the house, do the laundry (by hand) and make dinner (from scratch) while their parents are at work. ...
... the school where the boys go after they have spent a successful amount of time at the rehabilitation centre. However it is not always successful as one of the boys who is currently with us at the rehab centre did successfully get to the school, yet sadly went back to the streets, so is now back at stage 1. All of the boys have 3 chances at the centre.
When we arrived at the school we were met by Sister Emma, one of the two directors of the project ...
... to rid yourself of the vile taste.
The next morning, we headed toward the gate for Hell's Gate National Park, negotiated the rental of our mountain bikes and headed off into the park to hopefully see some animals. Apparently lion have been spotted in the park on numerous occasions, which did put us on an amber alert as we cycled past some amazing scenery, seeing a number of bokke and some Zee Bangers and Mash (read: Zebra) and managed to get right ...
Ok, so I think I have a Cafe Mocha problem.... Had lunch there AGAIN today, ooops! I mainly went down so I could go and see Linda at Ratna to get my clothes sorted, but she wasn't there. Least lunch made sure it wasn't a wasted trip.
Back to school for sports, trying ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service