The Wharf Hotel & Marina
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- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
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... Coco de Mer, as well as five other endemic palms. The Coco de Mer (Lodoicea maldivica) has the largest seeds (double nut seed) of any plant in the world. Early sailors named the nut and the tree Coco de Mer which means "palm of the sea," because they found the nuts floating in the water but did not find the trees. They assumed the trees grew underwater.
Legends abound about the Coco de Mer tree. The British General Charles George Gordon spread a ...
... was adequate and plentiful so we could split a meal for around 20 Shillings ($18) and we could relax on our own veranda. One night we went to the Beach Restaurant in a nearby hotel which had a very romantic setting right on the beach. Another evening we tried the Pizza and Creole restaurant. There are many local spices harvested to season the food and they
make lots of curry on the islands.
... ocean floor with rubble. On more than one dive our dive master just grabbed Susan and hauled her about. One dive master frequently gave Joe a momentum boast. Most divers run out of air in 30-45 minutes on these dives and they are sent to the surface with a safety signal to be picked up by the dive boat. We frequently got to end our dive with our private dive master.
There are no boat docks so every diver packs his dive gear out to the dive boat in ...
... in the morning, tanks, weights, gear must all be carried to the boat which is anchored anywhere from 20 meters to 60 meters offshore. The first two days, we waded in water to get to the boat. The last two days, we waded, walked across an exposed sand bar, and then waded some more. The dive shop is gracious enough to carry the ladies tanks to the boat and then most of the male divers carry their own tanks. Everyone carries their own weights. ...