Category Archives: Travel Madagascar

Thinking about a Trip to Madagascar?

For our complete itinerary and list of posts to specific destinations check out the Madagascar page. Never on a trip have I asked myself more times, “What on earth am I doing here?” Yet never have I had so many … Continue reading

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Diving with Scuba Nosy Be, Madagascar

October 6-8, 2016 Highly rated on Trip Advisor Scuba Nosy Be is French run and does good business with a mostly French speaking clientele. As such, most of the guides are also French speaking but they do have English speaking … Continue reading

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Nosy Lodge, Nosy Be, Madagascar

October 5-9, 2016 Nosy Lodge, located on Ambondrona Beach 10K north of Hell-ville, is just a 3 minute walk down the beach from Scuba Nosy Be. The small resort has 3 seaside bungalows, a few garden bungalows and a couple … Continue reading

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Antsiranana (Diego Suarez) to Nosy Be, Madagascar

October 5, 2016 Today we drive from Antsiranana (Diego Suarez) to Ankify where we catch a boat to the island of Nosy Be for a couple days of beach and diving before heading back to Johannesburg. We arranged the transfer … Continue reading

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Allamanda Hotel, Antsiranana (Diego Suarez), Madagascar

Allamanda Hotel at the end of town along the sea is an easy walk from the center. The white buildings above the water’s edge are set along a grassy path, the first row with great sea views. The upscale suites … Continue reading

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Three Bays, Antsiranana (Diego Suarez), Madagascar

October 4, 2016 We arranged a day trip to Three Bays (Les Trois Baies) with Paradis du Nord by visiting the owner, Eric, at his office in Antsiranana (Diego Suarez). This is the same outfit we used for our visit … Continue reading

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Photos from Antsiranana (Diego Suarez), Madagascar

October 3, 2016 Antsiranana (Diego Suarez) in Northern Madagascar is a fairly shabby old colonial town. At its best the streets are lined with colorful, crumbly colonial style buildings and it goes downhill from there – abandoned buildings, corrugated shacks … Continue reading

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