Hanana's Residential (Mata Vai Rahi)
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... have 5. He starts freaking out saying our reservation was for 2 people only and that we have 5. Things were getting heated. My father in law and Ed were both speaking loudly now too. This manager basically said in order to stay in this tiny apartment we owed him an extra $200 cash immediately( on top of the $100 we already paid) . This set off my father in law and he ( in Spanish) told him off and called him a crook as we knew he would pocket the money. We ...
... were delicious and certainly kept us going for several hours. The walk from our cabanas to town, mostly via the coast road, gave us our first glimpse of some of the restored Moai statues in the Tahai area of the island. Even from a short distance away, these were not in any way disappointing, something I had been worried about, because sometimes TV footage makes such iconic sights look so amazing, that when you come to see them for real, you are a little let down.
... for everything, I feel at home in Chile already because I have her perspective to learn from and with her help I have found myself in situations where I can chat to Chileans about stuff, she even took me shopping for things I needed and she hates shopping! She's told me about the damage the forestry industry is doing to the Chilean ecosystems, the floods this year in the Northern desert area, the ...
... the tipping point for the trees turned out to be the end of the period of the Moai and thus the end of the highest form of Rapanui civilization.
Still, these statues are amazing, and from the quarry you can see the incredible platform of Ahu Tongariki shining in the sun, silhouetted against the deep blue sea. I drove there next, winding over the rocky volcanic landscape, and again found a site that will remain with me forever. These statues are ...
... time, and told a little about 'the secrets if ship navigation'.
There was the talent show in the aftrenoon again, some of the same crew, but of course different guests!
Had afternoon tea with some interesting folk again. A Swiss/American couple had been to NZ and were raving about the NZ icecream, and she said ' especially the one that begins with K' - Kapiti? we asked. Yes!! Imagine that! Swiss/American on the high seas off The ...