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Remember YOLO? The ridiculous phrase Drake popularised and soon enough everyone was all ‘you only live once’. Ugh. It is true though. If anything, the past year and a half has shown us that life as we know it can change in an instant. However, we have rediscovered joy in the simple things we’ve missed out on during lockdown and dreamed up adventures we hope to experience. Whether you’re thinking of planning a post-pandemic holiday or looking for new locations to add to your travel bucket list, these three African ocean escapes should definitely be considered. Take a look below.
The Manta Resort
Located on Pemba Island in Zanzibar, this luxury resort has become famous for its Underwater Room. The room is submerged in the Indian Ocean where you are surrounded by incredible coral views, ocean wildlife, shifting lights of the water and the ebb and flow of the tide.
Kempinski Seychelles Resort
This scenic beach and diving resort is located in Mahé in Baie Lazare, Seychelles. The Kempinski Seychelles Resort features everything you dream of on an island holiday, white sandy beaches, beautiful natural landscapes, a luxury spa and unique dining and bar experiences.
The Residence Zanzibar
The Residence luxury Zanzibar resort is unique because its located on a forested estate right on the ocean. The resort offers private pools, a white sandy beach, gardens to explore and amazing cuisine influenced by Swahili, Omani, British and Indian culture.