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Oh dear. What can I say about Seychelles? It's a beautiful emerald dropped in the Indian Ocean. A green rock in a turquoise sea. Small crescent beaches are tucked in around huge black boulders. Very dramatic. And the roads crossing the island snake up the hills through forests of huge plants. They're the kind you have on your windowsill or in pot in an empty corner, except a philadendron leaf is ...
... the 19th century after he visited the island in 1881. Based on the Book of Genesis, he was convinced Vallée de Mai was the Garden of Eden. He had said that he had proof to support this. His theory was that the palm tree was the Tree of Knowledge representing both good and evil, and that the breadfruit tree introduced into the island, was the Tree of life. He even went to the extent of marking the exact location of the Garden of Eden on the island as the ...
... and the visibility was a little milky in the distance. Maybe it’s the granite particulate. We encountered a couple of turtles, one just munched on coral while we petted him. We saw several sharks, balls of snappers and the usual array of tropical color when we heard a clicking noise. There 50 feet from us were nine dolphins. We don’t need to tell our friends who dive that an underwater encounter with ...
... site from Praslin and they only go when weather conditions permit. This was the first time in two months. About 20 minutes into our one hour journey the rain and wind started and the calm seas turned choppy. After some discussion, we aborted the plan and headed for nearby dive sites. We were thankful and we had two more great dives. On our return trip it started to rain very hard again. We donned our rain jackets and shivered a bit as we sped back to base.
... I had to rest several times to get up this hill and it just kept going and going. Finally we get to the top and there is a beautiful breeze. Ahhhh. And then down again and thank goodness we can again see the ocean and hear voices so we are finally close to the Doctor’s House and the beach were we will have the BBQ.
We walk into the rest area and there is a shower, toilets, the Doctor’s House museum, some old ruins ...