Travel Blogs from Rangiroa
... purchased a beautiful T-shirt for me we struck out along the road that lead a short distance to the ocean side of the island, IT was so worth the walk. What beauty awaited us, and the narrow passage that the ship had safety slipped through was now a cauldron of tossing waves, as the outgoing tide seemed to be even stronger now. WOW, WOW, WOW!!
Barbara and I rested in the shade of a beautiful old gnarled tree ...
... to run. Once the full compliment of crew were up and breakfast was done, we dropped the Main, lowered the Boom to the deck and we went about effecting the repair using some sail repair tape supplied courtesy of our mentor Rob Dehaan, who foresaw such an eventuality might occur way back when we were in Porto Lindon in Panama and ensured we were prepared properly to deal with it.
With the full Main resurrected and flying once again, it was time to hoist our much ...
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85;и и гости
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... was closed until 2pm, and it was only 12:30 when we got there. There really was nothing much to do there. It was a nice resort - the only one on Rangiroa, I think. It has OWBs and nice swimming pools, a restaurant, gift shops, etc. But all shops were closed at noon time. There turned out to be 6 or 8 of us there from the ship. One of the ladies spoke with the receptionist who was kind enough to call a taxi for us. We waited for a while, the taxi ...
... We move onto the south end of Fakarava. These dives consisted of drifting though a channel between two islands. Wow was this a crazy dive! We start going through and half way we settle down, hang onto some rocks and then the show starts. Schools of sharks make their way through this channel and with the strong current they are able to rest. So there are hundreds of them (mostly white tip and grey tips) It was quite a site!! The kids went with us and were thrilled!! After a ...
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