Hotel Kon Tiki Pacific
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... the crÍpe, obviously, something was lost in the translation as he said they don’t have crÍpe on the menu. It wasn’t the best meal, but it was good to eat off the ship. The good news was the wine was great.
Nevertheless, it was a good day and night out and we were much more impressed with Papeete than we were last time.
Looking forward to tomorrow, Moorea. We have booked a private tour to swim with the manta rays and reef sharks and BBQ lunch which should be ...
... did a lot of walking and brushed up on our French!
Mark had a surf session with another longboard champ, which was amazing and he managed to put the 7 - 9 year old children (also on our trip) to shame...sort of!
On the 24th we boarded the ferry to go to Moorea. This is an island about half an hour sail from Tahiti described as 'the little sister to Bora Bora' so as you can imagine we were very excited to see the typical white ...
... the steepest incline of all and at the top where he stopped the vehicle there was no turning area. The was just not enough room. He reversed right up to a gateway so we climbed off the back through the gate and directly onto a footpath so we couldn't fall off the platform on which the vehicle was parked! We then climbed the last part of the route on foot. The views were stunning because we had a view of two bays and looked down on the reefs. The colour of ...
... no taxis so we end up pulling our luggage for about half a mile back to the Tiare Hotel. It would have been ok if it had not been so hot.
We sit at a cafe in the evening and have a meal and watch the Black Watch leave and two other cruise ships arrive. It's a busy harbour.
In Papeete there is a rush hour at 16.30 and then everything is closed by 17.00. The cafe we are at is about the only place open.
... next destination...where it is apparently fabulous...We rather like this hotel (although I am a bit worried by all the semi naked tanned male staff about)...how can it get any better than this! (Angela) Yes, Snake has been teaching me the finer points of the art of lounging today. I think I got pretty good at it. It is so hot here that shade is the order of the day, swinging on a hammock gazing up at coconut palms is bliss. There are ...
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