The Sands At Chale Island

P.O. Box 5546 , Diani, 80401, Kenya | 5 star hotel
Prices starting from $166.00

Travel Blogs from Diani

This Time for Africa

A travel blog entry by evy_duville


... my raincoat and my binoculars (read, my mom's raincoat and my dad's binoculars) were very useful,
- The most beautiful african animal is by far the leopard, the ugliest is the buffalo, the most interesting is the wildebeest (what's in a name?), the strongest is the elephant, the most elegant is the oryx, the lion is definitely the king, a hyena can cry like a baby and a springbok jumps very high when he gets scared,
- Swaziland and Uganda ...

Degoretti and the matatu

A travel blog entry by cat.richardson


... and terrible coughs are the norm among the HIV positive children due to their compromised immune systems and often the parents are sick, that is, if they are still alive. We ran into an old women, grandma in swahili is shosho, who was probably around 75 years old if not older. She was carrying over 100 pounds of bamboo trunks and carried it uphill as we followed her into her home. We later came to find out that she cares for her HIV positive ...

Getting to know the boys and visiting Kikumbala!

A travel blog entry by charlottewright


... our volunteer accommodation, as I realised I just rushed into other more exciting things without giving basic details! There are 4 bedrooms with 2 bunkbeds in each. Irene has one room, and the volunteers use the others. I was sharing with Grace but she left the day after I arrived so I am waiting for a new room mate, but secretly loving the privacy! A new volunteer just arrived before Gemma and I left for the internet cafe so it might be her!

We have ...

Quality Kenya

A travel blog entry by thealfers


... who was working in the area so it was great to see a familiar face. The next few days consisted of lying on the beach, drinking beer and eating now and then. Paradise.

We then had to head up to Malindi to see the Roberts family so we came back to Mombasa with our trusty Tuk Tuk driver, Patrick, who we eventually ended up using for all our trips. We had originally planned a quiet night at the backpackers as we were heading off early to Malindi, but then ...

Just another day

A travel blog entry by carynjw

... it feel like a holiday.

Spent most of the evening researching safari's. There are so many and everyone in the house has their own tips and suggestions, that sometimes end up contradicting each other. I'm a little worried that I wont get in sorted in time, but surely everything works out in the end, right?

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    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding