Travel Blogs from Kizimkazi
... way up he sung us a song. Then, another young boy, using flax, made us king and queen crowns. Rory also got a tie and I was given a handbag, necklace and ring. Although, the boy quickly gave Rory the ring to give to me! We then were given lots of fresh fruit to try before lunch of fish and rice arrived. Afterwards, we jumped back into our minivan and headed to the beach.
Once at Nungwi, we checked in and went for a swim and cocktail with our group.
... day we had a very unmemorable game drive, the most interesting animal we saw was a cheetah in the far distance (one of my where's wally pictures on facebook) and some hyenas, which I hadn't seen before. Eeek. We only had 24 hours in the park so then had to leave to get to the crater campsite for the evening. Far more interesting than the night before. Casually stroll past a herd of zebra (are they a herd?) on the way to the toilets (by the way ...
... and with the bright sunshine making the colour of the water that much brighter and the sand that much whiter what more do you want. Dad went for a quick dip before we found a little café that was serving food that looked our straight to the ocean, we were pretty much on the beach. So we ordered some calamari, chips and coke and tried to absorb the surroundings. Our last day here meant that we were closer to the last day with my parents, but I won't think about that ...
... our way back to Promised Land. It was a really nice relaxed dinner that I will certainly treasure once my parents aren't with us anymore. Although it was fairly early when we got back, all this relaxing has a funny way tiring you out so we all headed to bed. Gary and I watched another episode of Mad Men before hitting the pillow. Unfortunately tomorrow is our last full day here in Kizimkazi, we will have to make the most of ...
... Although it was an amazing burger and it pains me not to clear my plate, after eating half of it I was done and needed to lie down. Maybe I wasn't fully over whatever it was that I had. We all walked back to Promised Land where the boys then went off spearfishing and the rest of us just chilled by the beach. I hung out in the hammock for while which I think did me good. The boys came back with huge grins ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet