Travel Blogs from Rangiroa
... What skillful seamanship we observed – a perfect “10” passage. Bravo Zulu Captain Sybe de Boer and crew, Bravo Zulu!!!
After a leisurely breakfast, we boarded the next convenient tender (it’s so nice to be 4 **** Mariners and have tender privileges – no lines or tickets required)
Once ashore we dashed from shade to shade again to avoid the blistering tropical sun. ...
... the back of the cockpit! After three dives to see what the issue was he informed us that the anchor was wedged between two rocks. After directing us into position he dived on the anchor, gave a couple of heavy "yanks" on the line we had dropped and out came the anchor. We were free. Maureen slipped him $50 and two six packs (got his mobile number as well I think) and everyone was happy.
Leaving two hours late put us at a disadvantage. We would have to navigate ...
... 1089;обе 85;но много акул, котор 99;е очень мирно плава 83;и вокру 75; нас. Остро 74;ки покры 90;ы ...
Today we anchored at Ragiroa, another atoll in the Tuomotu group of islands. We got up at 6, just about the time our ship sailed through the Tiputa pass into the big lagoon. This is one of the largest lagoons in the world.
We met the Warrens around 8:15 and got on shore around 8:30. Ira had made the arrangement with Rangiroa Paradive for the snorkeling tour and we went with them. Originally the snorkeling tour included drift snorkeling through the ...
... surprise. The twins go with their dad and two of the other guys, Steve and Justin, out fishing. The prize..... Four yellowfin tunas!!! There was so much tuna they had to give two away to the residents on the island. This tuna was the best I've ever had! Patrick prepared it perfectly and so many different ways. We were in tuna heaven!!
We traveled 10 hours back to Papeete and docked in the beautiful marina. Our last night on the boat everyone went out to dinner and had ...
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