The Sands At Chale Island

P.O. Box 5546 , Diani, 80401, Kenya | 5 star hotel
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Travel Blogs from Diani

This Time for Africa

A travel blog entry by evy_duville


... best beds/ mattresses, Mozambique had the worst
- South Africa has the best, most comfortable and the most reliable bus network, in all other countries they work with a filling system, so it can be that you have to wait 2-3 hours before the bus fills up and then you will finally leave for a 10 hours' busride,
- Cape Town was the nicest and most interesting big city, Kampala was for sure the busiest one, there are people hanging, ...

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


... basic kitchen, Irene does the cooking Monday to Friday, making our lunch and dinner, whilst we do our breakfasts. Irene has currently got malaria, so was off yesterday whilst she takes her medication. I don't think malaria seems a big problem to people here, it is more like having a bug. There are 2 toilets in the accommodation, a western one and a hole in the floor. Fortunately I have not had to use the hole in the floor yet! We have a shower which is cold, ...

Quality Kenya

A travel blog entry by thealfers


... Beer Pong tournament was announced. We were already sitting pretty as we had free drinks and food the whole night since we donated our tent to the backpackers (no need in South East Asia).

It was a long battle but eventually, with our Canadian team mate Rob, we managed to win the night (as well as numerous vodka shots). The next thing I can remember is being on a Matatu in the morning heading to Malindi.

It was great to see the Roberts clan, ...

What a I doing?

A travel blog entry by carynjw

I thought I'd be taking class on my own from now on, but Michele came in to help and although the class worked well and they behaved, I think it was only because Michele was there. It's understandable, if a little frustrating that they are good as gold for someone who has been there for so long and play up for me.... Just made me feel a little out of my depth and a bit useless to be honest. There ...

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This 5 star hotel is located in the Golden/Lakewood area of Diani.
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    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding