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    • Good hotels in Socotra

      by thenayan123 Online Now Jun 23, 2014 at 2:58 AM

      I'm looking for a good hotel in Socotra that meets western standards and is clean with good services. I've heard about the Summerland hotel but I'm wondering if there's anything better than that or thats the best hotel there. And if its the best hotel there is there any internet connection phone service etc.

      7 Answers Jul 24, 2014 at 4:54 AM
    • Has Socotra Dream tours changed

      by Erebeccas Online Now May 28, 2014 at 11:17 AM

      so i was considering socotra dream tours because I saw a lot of positive reviews from the last couple years. Now, however, there seem to be people warning against it. Is managed differently than it used to be?

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      Have you been to Socotra island yemen?

      by Anntonyjacob Online Now Nov 15, 2013 at 11:39 PM

      Have you been to Socotra island yemen?

      9 Answers Jul 23, 2014 at 5:55 AM
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      Itinerary of Socotra

      by Travelnoreason Online Now Jul 8, 2013 at 3:22 AM

      I need the tour details & itinerary of Socotra. Anyone will help?
      Pls any one guide me how to go to Socotra from Bombay, India & how much approx it will cost including everything.

      3 Answers Jan 4, 2015 at 5:47 PM
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      Practical travel tips for Socotra needed

      by Poling Online Now Dec 12, 2012 at 5:47 PM

      I know the monsoon season is Jun-Sep. My plan is to visit Socotra in Feb, is it okay for snorkelling/trekking/wild camping? As a women how should I dress there? Should I avoid shorts/vest?

      4 Answers Nov 3, 2014 at 5:24 AM
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      Flights to Socotra

      by Poling Online Now Oct 28, 2012 at 10:57 PM

      Besides from Yemen, I know Sharjah of UEB also has flight to Socotra. Is there other place that flight can go to Socotra? Thanks.

      13 Answers Dec 13, 2012 at 1:24 PM
    • What's it like for women there?

      by heywhatsup Online Now Oct 7, 2010 at 8:37 PM

      ..... ...........

      12 Answers Nov 26, 2011 at 12:01 PM
    • Price: Mukalla - Socotra (Yemenia Airways)

      by Papeete Online Now Mar 11, 2010 at 3:45 AM

      Halo!

      Anyone familiar with price of the Yemenia flight Mukalla-Socotra? (Yemen)


      Is it possible to rent a jeep on Socotra- only jeep, not with driver or attender?

      Is it possible to camp on the beach or anywhere?

      THNX!

      Papeete

      1 Answer Mar 14, 2010 at 10:29 AM
    • Best way to plan Socotra trip

      by eager2travel Online Now Mar 22, 2009 at 5:44 PM

      Can some one tell me if it's best to plan a "pre-packaged" trip with one's own highlights (if possible) or just to show up? Looking to hike and snorkel, with camping, view of highlights, possible house/hotel stay in various (best!) parts of the island. Have 8 days - two women going together (not a problem, I hope). Any advice about guides, or other is really appreciated!

      2 Answers Apr 21, 2009 at 6:48 AM
    • Currency and Traveler's Checks

      by sarar1 Online Now Nov 15, 2008 at 5:37 PM

      Is it better to carry USD cash or Traveler's Checks for payment in Socotra?

      2 Answers Nov 26, 2008 at 10:38 AM
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      Socotra-Highlights

      by MichaelFalk1969 Online Now Jan 16, 2008 at 10:16 AM

      Today we decided spontaneously to go to Socotra - we have exactly one week for the island. I`ve looked at the few Sokotra pages, but I`d like to get more detailed info on the must-sees or recommended activities from people who have been there. What regions have the most spectacular landscape, are there good hiking trails, what activities would you pack into a full - five day-itinerary ?

      Thx for your help!

      3 Answers Jan 26, 2008 at 1:34 AM
    • tour of Socotra

      by donataorigo Online Now Oct 31, 2007 at 5:25 PM

      how do you get to Socotra from Geneva, how long does the trip take and how much does it cost leaving november 22 and returning 27?

      2 Answers Nov 1, 2007 at 1:55 AM
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      windsurfing in socotra

      by sifredi Online Now Jan 14, 2005 at 6:52 AM

      hi guys i m loocking foward to our trip to socotra for windsurfing in summertime. do you know some nice beaches to with smooth waves and wind from the side (side shore) and it´s possible to rent a jeep? see you jk

      1 Answer Jun 3, 2006 at 4:03 PM
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      looking for travel mate in socotra but not from the lockal people

      by islandslover Online Now May 24, 2004 at 8:10 AM

      hi i'm looking for travel mate in socotra i love snorekelling diveing ...... and scintifc things like animals ..bird watching. thanks msb4us2001@hotmail.com

      1 Answer May 24, 2004 at 4:36 PM
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      SHELLING TRIP

      by TOTORINO Online Now Feb 4, 2004 at 6:29 AM

      Can anyone say how good is Socotra for collecting sea shells (live) and corals ??

      4 Answers Jan 31, 2005 at 7:37 AM