Hanakee Hiva Oa Pearl Lodge

Marquesas Group, Hiva Oa, Marquesas Islands, 98741, French Polynesia | 4 star hotel
Prices starting from $365.00
 

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Pacific Ocean and Marquesas in French Polynesia

A travel blog entry by lambertry

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... have settled into a 5.5 knot cruising speed on "MacPelican".
Six days in and we have seen a few birds and caught a decent size mahi-mahi
which is on the menu tonight. The immediate objective is to settle the mind and body into these next 3 weeks…. I did roast a chook that we ate over at least
three meals and baked some chocolate brownies which is not advisable when on a lean…will let you know how the rest goes…haven't attempted to make bread ...

Inked? ...and we're not talking squid ink

A travel blog entry by gatogo

6
13

... warnings at the airport about taking packages from strangers, but we are in paradise and it was a carving… We left for the 65 mile sail and made it into the bay near dusk. To ship the package by another mode would mean waiting for the supply ship to come in one to two weeks, then wait for the correct sequence of Island stops to get the carving there, or find another sea going option. There are no air flights. So, Gato Go looked like a good ...

Tattoos & Cannibals - Part I

A travel blog entry by gatogo

13
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Grand, brooding, powerful, and charismatic. Here, nature's fingers have dug deep grooves and fluted sharp edges, sculpting intricate jewels that jut-up dramatically from the cobalt blue ocean. Waterfalls taller than skyscrapers trickle down vertical canyons; the ocean thrashes towering sea cliffs; sharp basalt pinnacles project from emerald forests; amphitheater-like valleys cloaked in greenery are reminiscent of the Raiders of the Lost Ark; ...

Passaging the Pacific Ocean to Polynesia

A travel blog entry by sharkita

6
23

Passaging the Pacific Ocean to Polynesia.

14/05/2011. We are at 08'27 s and 121'09 w, we've been gone from Galapagos for 15 days now and are having a bit of a slow crossing, winds been a bit light but we've sailed continuously and haven't used any diesel yet. Presently we've got the big spinnaker up and the mizzen staysail, so we look quite colourful and we're doing 5.1 knots, which should give us a daily run of about 120 miles, yesterday ...

The Pacific crossing (first 3,000 n. miles)

A travel blog entry by vonkaz29

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Considering the entry on the Atlantic crossing (nov '09), I do not want to sound repetitive, so I ll try to condense my feelings of the passage in a few sentences.
English speaking sailors call this leg of the Pacific crossing "jumping the puddle", clearly mocking the size of it.
From the Galapagos to Hiva Oa, the eastern most of the Marquesas Islands, it's 3,000 nautical miles...
The whole Pacific is said to enclose 155 million square kms ...

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This 4 star hotel, located on Marquesas Group, Hiva Oa, is near Gauguin Museum and Bay of Virgins (Baie de Vierges).
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