Postcards from Seychelles

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Looking through my assortment of Seychelles photographs over the weekend has offered me a psychological remedy from the somewhat miserable, cold and rainy weather in London…

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My two-week stay in the Seychelles was very eclectic, to say the least… We started off with a seven-day sojourn on the Seychelles’ most luxurious resort, North Island (no wonder Prince William and Kate Middleton picked it as their honeymoon destination in 2011!), followed by a brief stay in a gorgeous wild life reserve, Bird Island (very rustic and a complete antithesis to North Island… think no AC in 35C heat!), and finished with a mini-sailing holiday, exploring some of the Seychelles’ other islands, namely Praslin and La Digue.

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I think I am one of the few people who doesn’t think that Maldives is the ultimate getaway destination. Personally, I much rather prefer the wilderness of the Seychelles: volcanic islands covered in a thick blanket of lush greenery, an abundance of an exciting array of birds and tortoises, slightly stormy seas, sunsets and sunrises of flaming combinations of pink, red and crimson…

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6 responses to “Postcards from Seychelles”

  1. Breathtaking photos! I’m amazed that the turtle posed for the photo!

    (=’.’=)
    -Lauren
    adorn la femme

  2. Sahra says:

    such stunning images! so envious of you trip; I need to visit Seychelles!

    XO Sahra
    Que Sera Sahra

  3. CAROLA says:

    super schön! ich möchte unbedingt mal dorthin..

    Love, Carola // VIENNA WEDEKIND

  4. Floortje says:

    Oh I looks like a great holiday! Fantastic pics dear and thanks for sharing!

    XX

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  5. Miia says:

    Such stunning photographs from an amazing place! Picked Seyschelles to be my honeymoon destination as well. Just need to save money for the wedding first… : D

    http://www.worldliciouz.blogspot.fi

  6. Olga says:

    I like how always tell a story through the order of your photos! They always flow so nicely, one after another!

    http://www.therussianabroad.com

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