Riake Resort & Villa
Travel Blogs from Ile Sainte-Marie (Nosy Boraha)
... was bad again. But we did set up our small Christmas tree and enjoyed the island. We celebrated Christmas at the very beautiful guesthouse Analatsara. During a beachwalk we hopped in and had caipirinhas overthere. The owner Jean-Pierre and Philippe (the great manager) are the best hosts you can imagine. Super friendly and interesting and what a great atmosphere. In the evening we had a delicious Christmas dinner with the owner and his interesting son (a psychologist) and ...
... une plage encore plus grande que celle de LA PIROGUE , et c'est deux fois moins chères que ses concurrents pour un standing plus ou moins identique ...
L'Océan Indien est derrière moi...
ENGLISH VERSION :
I decide to go on the "Grande Terre" with a smaller boat because the weather conditions are really good.
have to be on the beach in lokintsky for 6 o'clock in the morning, I'm
late, impossible to make this journey ...
... enfant derrière son dos me regarde avec de grands yeux...
Après une heure et demi , je vois la côte de l'autre versant avec sa barrière de corail..
Je déguste un déjeuner improvisé au village de pêcheur , poisson et riz, classique à mada !! sauce tomate et curry . Pas de mer en vue , envahie tout d'abord par la mangrove ..
Je remarque un tas, il sèche sur une toile en raphia.. c'est de la girofle , (vert , blanc rouge comme ...
... host and clearly cares a big deal about the island. He lent me his gear so yesterday I snorkled for the first time in my life. It was so much fun! I was swimming with the fishies and couldn't stop giggling like a little girl while doing it. We were planning on walking around the island today but screw that, we went snorkling instead.
Homesickness is beginning to hit. It's not like I want to go back to Finland, but still. There's no thinking and pondering ...
... a guesthouse and and at 4am left to catch another taxi brousse to Soanierna-Ivongo where we would find a ferry to take us across to Santa Maria. It was scheduled to leave port at 11:00 but This Is Africa so at around 12:30 we set off for our 2 hour ride.
Santa Maria is basicly set up of 3 islands and at the moment we're on the smallest of them. There are young men with small rafts that take you across for 4000 aryari and there ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service