Hemingways Resort

P.O. Box 267, Watamu, Kenya | 4 star resort
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Travel Blogs from Watamu

Time to depart!

A travel blog entry by s_sarkardei


... The main reason for that was that I was sitting exams for the last couple of weeks for potential jobs with the UN and at the same time I have been working at a local dive shop getting my dive master certificate. I moved to Watamu on the coast of Kenya about a month ago, for wanting to get my dive master certificate with Steve Curtis. I figured that perhaps now is the time to do this, living in one of the most gorgeous beaches and having done over 200 dives.

I ...


A travel blog entry by lee.d.rosen


... weren't great which sucked but I was impressed that they decided to call off the dive due to the unsafe conditions. We headed back to shore and waited for the tides to change over some coffee, before going to the inner reef for a mid-morning dive. The visibility wasn't great but there was some great coral and you could sense how beautiful the outer reef was ...

The graveyard shift

A travel blog entry by markbaker


... a day off. I catch up on some reading. At my accommodation I randomly get the shock of monkeys clambering on the roof or coconuts smashing against the corrugated metal roof. I was told there are more deaths from falling coconuts globally than shark or crocodile attacks. I end the day with a beer and food on a terrace next to the beach with a breeze for company. Mentally preparing for my role at the children's home and school tomorrow. It's my first day at school all over ...


A travel blog entry by boothy58


... Rhiana is an impatient girl, and she would want to be up and about which would frustrate her immensely, but keeping her sedated at present is the best thing. She will still be in ICU when I get there. Sam was so upset, I felt so sorry for him too.

I had to meet with the Architect today and I did not let on that anything was amiss with me. I had gone to get some printing done on changes Lesley had suggested for the site layout and we both agreed upon ...

Mombasa to Watamu

A travel blog entry by alicebeetle


... br> Beers were handed out and opened, paper plates shuffled round with chicken cooked on the open fire, flatbreads, tomato and finely sliced cabbage accompanied by potato flavoured chips. Delicious!
By the time the meat filled eggie bread arrived, we were stuffed.
We now know firsthand what chickens feel like in a chicken coop.

Thank goodness health & safety is an unknown concept ...

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This 4 star resort, located on P.O. Box 267, Watamu, is near Watamu Beach, Watamu National Marine Park, Kikambala Beach, and Kipepeo Aquarium.
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