D122 . Dec 31 . We slept on the beach with turtles

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We’ve spent the night camping on the shore, on a beach located a few kilometers from Bucana, the mangrove village where we had seen the roasters fight.

 

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A quiet location for farniente, beach ball, coconut juice… and sight seeing.
You wake up, and that’s what you see…

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Though, the highlight of our night was a turtle, who had laid eggs under the sand and was going back to the sea…

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Apparently, people can wait hours and hours, staring at the sand, before seeing a a turtle poping up from nowhere, so we’ve been very lucky. It was just there.


The most difficult was for the turtle to get out of the hole she had diggen. But then, she found her way to the sea immediately. It was moving to watch her disappear into the ebbs & flows…

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