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- Outdoor pool
- Swimming pool
- Breakfast Available
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... Whatever fun we all had, just doing what we wanted to do, being in this lovely part of the world. We enjoyed lunch under a thatched roof, and grabbed more minutes of sun, water and sand, before heading back to the bus, which would in turn take us to the tender, which then would deliver us back onboard the ship. Lida and I then had spa appointments. Since we were early, they took us to a room, which was totally our to use, complete with a steam ...
... which used to be lined by three coconuts but now is only lined by one! I really enjoyed this hike because it gave me a completely new perspective of French Polynesia as I was delving into the centre of the island, instead of skirting the coastline. Our guide taught us a lot about the local plants and trees, harking back to a time when this information aided the survival of the settlers on the island. We heard stories about how missionaries came to the island, ...
Stayed at Huahine Island for the day with awesome colours happening in the water. Relaxing reading in the morning then started veggie omelettes for lunch but half way through gas ran out and it took 3 hours to sort out. Also had banana pancake batter ready to cook so it was an all afternoon cooking session. The longest lunch I've ever known. Finally went snorkelling after all that and found amazing anemone near the ...
... though Roe pointed to them to show me.
Roe told us he lived around the south tip end of Taha'a. He rowed his outrigger canoe over this morning - it took him about 35 minutes. He would row back tonight after work and it would take him an hour. That was hard work! He was very athletic and participated in the competitions. I just wish I could swim 1/100 as well as he did! Maybe next life :-)
We snorkeled for more than an hour. After we came back, I ...
... bit. For those of us who did not swim too well, he dropped us off at the picnic site where we could go in the shallow water. For the rest, he took them drift snorkeling. Ira and Fran later told us that the snorkeling was good, but the current was strong so they drifted very fast.
The Motu picnic was as I remembered. The marinated raw tuna, barbecued chicken and fish, etc. etc. Everything was delicious. And Armando ...