Coral Key Beach Resort Malindi
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... countries or they had foreign visitors. The town was eventually deserted and it is not clear why, though it is possibly because the wells all dried up. There is not written record of the town which is rather remarkable. Other than this we have spent our time relaxing by the pool, walking along the beautiful beach and drinking beer - certainly can't complain about that! The evenings have been spent in the bar where I made up for my lack of white wine over the last 5 ...
I was up at 4:20 this morning...all these trips seem to be getting earlier and earlier. But don't worry Dear Reader, there is method to this madness. Katie, George, Gpop and I are about to embark on an adventure to the coast to see the Indian Ocean. Hugh's mother, Sylvie, owns a beach house in Malindi and she has kindly offered to let us stay there for 5 nights so Gpop and I can see the coastal side of Kenya. Now, I was told well in advance that ...
Today being Sunday (yep even in East Africa! Funny you!) lazy Nathalie&Cie decided to take it easy... but as always the opposite happened... We have bad news...
First reported accident for me, myself and Henry!
No panic!! Nothing that a bit of blue tack and a piece of plaster could mend... blue marks, missing patches of skin (WANTED! Recompense: 1000KSH!) and a trampled pride!
... which juts out beyond the room into the great nothing outside the tower building itself. Encased in rather delicate ironwork so one would find it hard to roll out of bed and catapult oneself to the ground, I agree, but I don't think it would prove a restful night. There were two German girls staying with Nani, and they were sleeping in the tower in this flying bed and in true spirit found it wonderful. Not being great with heights myself, I would be happy to ...
... a massage by one to the trainers, Zoe. I had been given a hint or two that it was extremely painful and even big boys apparently cry. Mmmmm? I'm almost ashamed to say what actually happened. Suffice to say, there wasn't a monkey on the continent that didn't hear me! Zoe did prepare me by saying that I should do my breathing as if I was in labour. I had quadruplets. Now you can imagine the pain I was in. I was breathing so heavily ...
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