Vanilla Islands

Cinnamon

                                                     Cinnamon     It seems cinnamon has always been Scented trees among the panoply Lending the air sweet perfume Rolling down green hillsides Towards a sapphire sea   The treasure of another time When spices, like gold, Were sought throughout the world And men climbed mountains to strip the bark To garnish […]

The Seychelles Islands: Jewels in an azure sea

The Seychelles Islands: Jewels in an azure sea

Seychelles: Island Jewels in an Azure Sea by Glynn Burridge The 115 islands of the Seychelles Archipelago lie scattered across their secret corner of the western Indian Ocean like precious gemstones set in a universe of azure water – stepping stones to the east coast of Africa, some thousand miles away, and natural gateway to […]