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Amber Mountain National Park, Madagascar

October 2, 2016 For our visit to Amber Mountain National Park (Parc National Montagne d’Ambre) (we opted not to have a car and driver as we were staying at the Litchi Tree, about 4K from the park office. On the … Continue reading

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Red Tsingy of Antsiranana, Madagascar

October 1, 2016 I had arranged with Paradis du Nord for a pickup at the Antsiranana (Diego Suarez) airport and a tour of the Red Tsingy (Tsingy Rouge) before dropping us at the Litchi Tree Guest House in Joffreville. Raissa … Continue reading

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Luggage Troubles – Air Madagascar Strikes Again

October 1, 2016 After the cancelled flight yesterday we wanted to make sure that we wouldn’t get bumped on our flight today from Antananarivo to Antsiranana (Diego Suarez). According to Hervé here in Joffreville the Prime Minister was using the … Continue reading

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Relais des Plateaux, Antananarivo, Madagascar

September 30, 2016 Relais de Plateaux Hotel and Restaurant is a convenient but pricey option near the Ivato International Airport (Antananarivo). The 10 minute transfer to and from the airport is included in the price. The business traveler type rooms … Continue reading

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Morondava Cancelled Flight – Private Charter Back to Tana, Madagascar

September 30, 2016 We were informed the previous evening that our flight back to Tana (Antananarivo) was changed from 14:15 to 12:30, leaving us not much time to explore Morondava, maybe a stroll along the beach after a leisurely breakfast. … Continue reading

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Chez Maggie, Morondava, Madagascar

September 29, 2016 This post is part of a 10 day trip with Remote River Expeditions. Chez Maggie an upscale backpacker resort located along the beach at the tourist end of town has a pleasant garden setting and a pool. The … Continue reading

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Avenue of Baobabs, Madagascar

September 29, 2016 This post is part of a 10 day trip with Remote River Expeditions. This short dirt road with a high concentration of baobabs is famous for its sunset views of these peculiar trees against an orange sky, one … Continue reading

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