Les Lodges D'Andrea & L'Exil
Travel Blogs from Riviere des Anguilles
... from the coolies ((their word, not mine)) who were brought in to work in the sugar cane fields.) I got a Third Eye painted on my forehead -- and a blessing -- from a temple priest who quite pointedly mentioned the deposit box at the end of his spiel. OK, that was what I was thinking, but I did not act like an ugly American: I put my palms together, bowed, and said "Namaste" when he was done. We had possibly the best large-group meal ...
. Hot Air ballooning
. Quad biking Namibian sand dunes
. Walking Malawi village at night
. Horse riding in Lake Malawi
My favourite countries were:
1. Malawi for all the smiling and waving locals, friendly locals and beauty of the lake and its surrounds.
2. Rwanda for the magnificent mountain landscape
3. Namibia for the desert landscapes
4. South Africa – scenery
... was 500 students jumping up and down on the top deck of a cruise ship in the pouring rain to music. It was amazing. Minutes later it stopped and it was a clear sky, and we were left soaking wet. It was one of the greatest nights on the ship yet.
The next day, the ship was very nice to us once again. Instead of the regular 7am-8:30am breakfast that I manage to pull myself out of bed to eat every morning, they had a 10:30am-1pm BRUNCH! I love brunch so much. So for ...
... can be rather shocking to the view; men pierce themselves with slender knives or even fishhooks and wear them through the streets as part of their worship.
It was also market day in Quatre Bornes. The covered market is right next to my hotel; it was bustling and noisy all day. Vendors shouted out their wares and the deals they offered; some were obviously hoarse by the end of the day. Shoppers sampled the cloth or clothes ...
... walk to the sea from the beach and there were a few shops.
There were a few clouds spread around in the sky but it was still hot enough to get tan when the sun is out.
It was not cold but not too hot, perfect weather.
We have just chilled out at the beach, sleeping, listening to the music… which was nice!
We have plenty of time, not too much agenda, all we have to worry about is little ...