Pension Rose Des Iles
Travel Blogs from Maupiti
... the outside of the
group seemingly in deference to the sting rays and never come too close. A mask
and snorkel are essential equipment to take it all in from an underwater
perspective. The kids loved it with only the occasional leap into a taller
persons' arms when it became a little hysterical..... An afternoon walk was
attempted after lunch. The vegetation is lush and verdant with big leafed
foliage and big fat cattle ...
... took our boat taxi transfer to the main island and went to the famous Bloody Mary's. Outside the restaurant is a board were all the famous visitor's names are painted, from Phil Jackson and Landon Donavan, to Drew Barrymore and Jimmy Buffett. Inside was a treat. Wooden tables and log stools, fun music, and the food... When you arrive at Bloody Mary's you don't get a menu, instead you choose your protein straight from the ice table display of fresh, caught that day fish, ...
... swim underneath was amazing. I also won't forget how every night they would leave a little scented bag with either Lavender or Ylang Ylang. So cute!
One of the highlights of our trip was jet-skiing around the Island, I've never seen so many shades of blue! A memory I won't forget! Another great memory was swimming with the turtles in the inside lagoon of our hotel. There was lots more fish in this lagoon, it was sort of like ...
So for the rest of the day we tried to cool down and relaxed. In the evening we went for a dinner with our french friends. We wanted to try some local specialty like Mahi Mahi fish with vanilla sauce which was incredible!
The day we were ...
... punch and drink called Mai Tai which is translated as "I'm feeling good". Seriously...who wouldn't feel good in this paradise :-)
During the dinner I started to scratch everywhere even though there were no mozzies. I knew something was wrong but I was trying to not to think about it and enjoy the stay. I took a shower to wash away the salty water and sand hoping this might help...and went to bed. ...