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Much nicer today, sea more calm, not as windy and the temperature is a little cooler also maybe a bit less humidity which always helps. Information received from home suggests you're in the grip of winter again, been cold and very windy, strong enough to knock you off your feet in certain parts of the country. (I know how that feels, it was like that on board here yesterday) I hope it gets back to spring quickly. We arrive Mauritius tomorrow morning, we have ...
... people. Damn these "Off-seasons"! Also, I discovered most people speak Creole, so trying to meet and talk to anyone was difficult at best. Poor me. After my boring bar experience, a random young Indian guy drove past me on a scooter and we started chatting. He offered to take me to the market nearby. He seemed nice and safe enough and after sizing him up (he was smaller than me) I figured, why not? I was looking for some kind of adventure. Riding the scooter was an absolute blast. ...
... spirituality when they travel. But it would have all been lost in translation so I just left it with, “No, I don’t have that problem”.
When I was at a restaurant in Grand Baie, the waitress at the Lazy Dodo asked if I lived in Mauritius. I explained I was just on vacation. “Ohhhh. Alone?” She asked. “Yep”. She almost gasped she was so taken aback. Then she explained to me that she could never go on vacation ...
... me what to do!!”, a phrase I all too often say.
So I saw this way and that, looking at the different fish and coral, capturing as much as I could with the GoPro. An octopus was hiding in a barrel and I was fascinated with the creature.
After about 50 minutes of exploring, air had run low and we had to go to the surface. Up we went…
The next dive was at Coral Garden. As we were descending, there was a metal bedframe sitting awkwardly at ...
... But I soon got over it as the view just takes my breath away. We have brought lunch in a bag so we decide to sit down and have a picnic as everyone does here. From where we were sitting I could see the lake that has formed in the centre of the volcano over hundreds of years and the rees surrounding the lake have formed a forrest around the same amount of time.
The volcano was active 600,000 to 700,000 years ago ...