WhiteShell Beach Inn
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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... can take hours here.... first thing in the morning went to HSBC Bank to initiate the Wire transfer for extortionate amount for the liquid Gold called AVGAS. The SX os one of the best Airplane as far as efficiency and speed goes but it does sip Avgas. Converting it to an Turbo Prop does not make sense since the Wing Airfoil section is not made for high Altitude where the Turbo prop shines , besides it is not big enough to hold large amounts of Fuel ...
To begin with for those who often feel a bit of Schadenfreude (enjoy the suffering of others) you will be pleased to know we could not purchase the reasonably priced Rosemount Estate Sav Blanc in duty free as its forbidden to bring alcohol into the Republic of Maldives nor for that matter dogs, but I will explain that later. After our 1.15hr flight from Colombo we arrived to see our rep holding up an iPad with Island logo - far posher than the usual clipboard with scribble. ...
... ran out to help push us out until one of the pontoons came over, hooked us up and pulled us further out. We finally got a good wind and had a nice sail with champagne and canapes during the sunset until we had to come back early because storm clouds were rolling in. It ended up only sprinkling, so we went to the bar for a glass of wine before heading over for dinner. Colin ended up having to run back to the room for a conference call, so he had his ...
... is very quiet due to low season and there was only us and a Pakistani couple who were on honeymoon in the hotel. We went for a quick walk round the island with them (20 mintues to do a full loop of the island). Whilst walking we met a Chinese girls who was travelling alone, she followed us back to the hotel, all the while chatting away and translating things on her iphone. As we eventually watched her depart we all agreed that we would probably be seeing a lot more of that ...
... of both a boat and a plane all rolled up in one. Julie was holding the little paper bag but held her own. Well done. We had a 20 minute trip to Male, and a nice landing. The Maldivian lady beside me let out a gasp with tears of joy. The transfer was super smooth from local to international. I was impressed. Julie requested a big plate of fries and then we had some nice coffee drinks at Dome. Now we are waiting for a delayed flight to Colombo. We are supposed to be going to ...