Tag Archives: scuba diving

Thailand Part 4 – Diving the Similan Islands

10 Mar


Having learnt to scuba dive just over a year ago in preparation for our honeymoon to Mozambique, and braving enough cold water dives in Cape Town to get through the Open Water and Advanced PADI courses, I have decided that tropical water is what diving must have been invented for in the first place. After […]

Mozambique Honeymoon Part 2 – Tofo, Inhambane

4 Jan

Tofo Beach

Tofo beach must be one of the most beautiful in the world with a picture-perfect  white sand, crystal clear WARM water, palm trees, and surprisingly uncrowded.  We stayed at the Casa Barry Lodge in a rustic one room reed casita (chalet), right next to the beach (as pretty much everything is in Tofo).   We got […]

Mozambique Honeymoon Part 1 – Barra, Inhambane

3 Jan

Flamingo Bay

Mozambique is a land of contradictions and astounding natural beauty (on land and beneath the sea!).  Inhambane is overwhelmingly rural and poor, but with pockets of renovation and luxury all over.  Cheese is hard to come by, but giant tiger prawns are available on your doorstep (literally) for next-to-nothing prices.  It was the perfect “exotic” […]