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In the evenings we went hippo hunting in the car. St Lucia gets lots of hippos wandering in the town as it’s so close to the estuary. No-one walks around at night because between the crocodiles and the hippos it’s not all that safe! We easily found some hippos and were amazed at the size of them! Their tummys hang to the floor and again they seem just too big to be veggies! The next evening we were playing cards and 2 hippos walked right along ...
... all roadside posts are decorated with posters from all political parties promising every sort of thing. However even the newly arrived eye can see that these grand promises not being delivered on the ground, politicians are the same the world over it seems.
Arriving at Fugitives Drift was a very nice experience, Afternoon tea was laid out on the terrace with pots of steaming tea to be sipped from bone china cups and a very scrumptious butter cake covered with ...
... area at 2000 metres and then an all day hike up to 3000 metres where you were above the clouds and as they parted there were stunning views of the peaks and verdant gorges. We both came back to the camping ground very tired but decided to pass up on the chance to relieve our achingmuscles in the communal Jacuzzi in the bar area. We had a huge lot of laughs playing silly games and dancing at the bar after ...
... was a supermarket stop at the town of Cocolan as we followed the border towards the Golden Gate Highlands NP. We stopped for lunch at the lookout in the park which had stunning views of the surrounding ranges which had strata layers of bright red stone. After lunch we came across a semi- trailer that had jack-knifed across the road. Luckily we were allowed to pass by driving around it through the bush although the police officer asked that we all get off and walk ...
Today we leave this delightful spot , Fugitives Drift , after all the rain we are not sure what the roads will be like ! The amazing history of the place impresses you considerably. The work achieved by the present owners is inspiring, very sadly the husband of the owner was murdered six years ago ,when an attempted robbery ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsLidiko Lodge Saint Lucia
Great place and excellent staff, service!! watch out for the monkeys!!
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