A visit to the Sheldrick elephant orphanage makes a great half day out in Nairobi, a super short break destination from Dubai. The orphanage is located in the scenic and very green Karen area of Nairobi and the best time to visit is between 11 and 12 in the morning to catch feeding time and ..Continue Reading
This is the only resort on Silhouette (25 mins by boat from Mahe) apart from the very newly opened la Belle Tortue guest house on the picturesque jetty.
Anse Soleil Café This is very near the Four Seasons and the café itself is not wildly easy to find, but keep following the sign boards and asking, people are very friendly and helpful in the Seychelles. But beware this is a very popular beachside café, go swimming in the picture postcard bay and stroll right up ..Continue Reading
The Four Seasons Hotel is set in 77 hectares of land on the South Coast of Mahe in the Seychelles and was opened in 2009. The accommodation comprises a variety of villa rooms, ranging from one right up to eight room suite villas set into the hilltop (very reminiscent of the 4 Seasons Koh Samui in Thailand) for ..Continue Reading
UPDATED 10 May 2011 Part 1 – Southern Mahe The Seychelles are a very convenient 4 hour direct flight away from Dubai so make for a perfect short break destination. We’ve just returned from our third trip to the Seychelles from Dubai (this time was a 4 night Easter break with teenage kids) Mahe the ..Continue Reading