Peerless Sarovar Portico
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... of the water, turquoise! And it was great fun seeing the flying fish skim across the water. In no time at all we arrived in Neil Island. The island was small so it was easy enough to find some accommodation. We decided on a £3 grass hut (on stilts) to accommodate us for the night. I wasn't too happy at the start, it was a mattress on the floor with a mosquito net above, not luxury, but looking back I'm so glad we did it. That evening we went down ...
... or feed them as they have been known to fire arrows at people so if I hear rustling in the night I will look for red eyes peering through the rush walls. We went back up to the reception to get our passports and sign the form which takes them forever to fill in to find that he had forgotten to put carbon paper between the sheets so they had to do it again. There was another sign saying checkout was at 07:30!!! Apparently this is because the first ferry arrives at 08:00 so ...
... br> 16. Butterfly Fish
17. Parrot Fish
18. Lion Fish
19. Sea Anemone
20. Clown Fish
21. Blue Starfish
22. Sea Horse
23. Needle Fish
24. Lizard Fish
25. Trigger Fish
26. Damsel Fish
27. Island Wrasse
(Note: We had seen many more types of fishes...but I have been able to identify only a few of them)
At Coconut Grove we befriended three dogs, all brothers, we called all of them Trouble (or collectively "The Troubles", nothing to do with Northern Ireland). They're just slightly older than puppies. We started to feed them biscuits every so often and then we couldn't get rid of them. They were super-cute though and some of them slept on our porch at night. There were also three tiny puppies and their Mum who looked incredibly ill and thin after being hit by ...
No, thankfully not me - but one member of our group wasn't so lucky. More on that in a bit.
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 23
JOHN LAWRENCE ISLAND TO NEIL ISLAND (VIA HAVELOCK)
This morning's early start had nothing to do with currents or the tide and everything to do with the need to replenish our dwindling beer supply. For as difficult as it is to find an actual bar, buying beer for the boat has been even harder - in fact we've had no ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsPeerless Sarovar Portico Port Blair
Our Hotel was the Peerless Resort at Port Blair and a delightful place to have as our getaway to some of the other Andaman Islands, We enjoyed every minute of our stay in Peerless
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