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... two rocks, otherwise it was an unsuccessful trip. We did get to do some snorkelling from the boat, further out above the reef. It was the most colourful coral I’ve ever seen with hundreds of fish of all colours and sizes flitting in and out of the reef. So the fishing trip wasn’t a total waste of time.
One afternoon we set up the most picturesque cricket pitch in existence and some of the ...
... island. About 57 km long and between 7 and 1,5 km wide. The main village is simple, some handicraft, local shops, one supermarket and one bakery. We stayed at the friendly La Banana in a bungalow facing the ocean.The sea is less then 6 meter away from our bed... !
On this island we went North by taxi-brousse, luckely just a 2 hour drive because we were packed between luggage and people. We stayed at the Le Bon Endroit, great place on the ocean with lots of ...
... quipages de
pirates. De nos jours, on choisit de venir ici pour vivre des vacances en famille ou en amoureux faites de promenades à
vélo, de petites randonnées, de baignades et de détente sur les plages.
Ici, la vie est étonnamment calme et la population vit au rythme des
vagues et du tourisme sous un soleil radieux, (soleil 5 /5 jours pour moi !!)
A Nosy Boraha, les conditions de vie sont tout à fait élémentaires. La
plupart des ...
... you're on the road, trying to catch this, worrying about that, if you still have your **** together, if you're being screwed by a taxi driver. There's just too much **** you've to focus on so you don't really have the luxury of time to wonder how your friends and family are doing. It's when you start relaxing a bit and get all that extra weight off your mind that these thoughts begin pouring in. There's absolutely nothing wrong with this place in itself. It's just missing a ...
... our way back to explore more of this city.
The next day we woke up at 6.30 am and at 7am our driver was waiting for us. He dropped us off at the taxi brousse station and so began our very hectic two day travel experience. While waiting for the car to fill up with passangers we met two Liethuanian guys who told us that this ride to Toamasina can take anywhere from 8 to 20 hours. We had the front row seats. I was by the window and ...