Michamvi Sunset Bay Resort
Travel Blogs from Michamvi
From Stone Town, our van headed due east across the island and and then north up a little peninsula to the tiny fishing village of Michamvi. When the road turned to dirt and then dead-ended in the middle of a group of huts, we knew something was a little off. Our driver backtracked up the road a little and found the turn-off we'd missed the first …
... We stayed here until dark, watching the sun set on another amazing day. Day four, we had had our laziness fix and were ready for some adventure so we booked in a course to go scuba diving. Note to self, don't be too honest on the medical application forms. Especially if the doctor won't answer a billion calls and it jeopardises your chances of being allowed to dive. We went ahead to the centre to do our training course, and finally got in contact with a doctor ...
... stealing your money or that water is gone for days, but for water and electricity its just so normal, it's just Africa :). Sweet funny thingies: 1. Chickens ate Darata's slippers 2. Chickens do not produce eggs here 3. Philemon ( coordinator) spent all last night with us chatting, laughing and explaining about spirits and magic. How guys uses magic here on white girls so they fell in love with them and guys can move to muzungu country. They say this magic works ...
... and used that one. So seems it was not that much of effort made to buy it for them but at least we saw how they use it. Anyway there were really nice days in school too. For example Fridays are games and sports day when everyone comes in yellow tshirts and plays as much as they want. Before my friend donated money they were playing with stones and sticks, but now they do it with balls and puzzles. Also we got many DVDs and kids were watching that on Friday so I was excited ...
... we will stay in the Original Teddy´s between reading, writing and enjoying our private sea view.
That night there was a Halloween zombie party in the village. The club was called Paje by night. We had one beer in New Teddy´s and left for the party at about 23.00. We were happy to go out partying at least a little bit after such a long time. We didn´t even remember the last time when we went out dancing. Unfortunately the music was very bad so it was impossible ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking