Flowers, fizz and fruit awaited us in suite no. 7038 on the Boudicca.Our fabulous stateroom, no. 7038 deck 7.Skink lizard on the Ile aux Aigrettes, MauritiusCloud formation at 7000 feet at the Piton Maido, Réunion island.The clouds never stopped moving as we viewed the peaks from the Piton Maido, Réunion island.The first formal evening on 29/12/18. Trevor (left) and I join Daniel Venton, one of the entertainment hosts.New Year's Eve deck party. The swimming pool at night.Catamarans lined up in Praslin Island, Seychelles.Charming beach and boats at Praslin Island, Seychelles.Praslin Island, Seychelles, with a lone coconut washed ashore.The Boudicca at anchor in the distance off Praslin Island, Seychelles.Fruit bats (also known as flying foxes) in the Praslin living museum, Seychelles.Giant Seychelles tortoise (136 years old) at the Praslin living museum, Seychelles.Pristine beach at Praslin, Seychelles.Where else but the Seychelles. Absolutely gorgeous.Hindu temple in Victoria, Mahé, Seychelles.Another idyllic beach scene at Beau Vallon, Mahé, Seychelles.Beau Vallon, Mahé, Seychelles.Beau Vallon, Mahé, Seychelles.Picture-postcard perfect beach at Beau Vallon, Seychelles.