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 ...
... 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 ...
... but today the current was too strong so they could not do drift snorkeling, which was just fine with Bob and me :-) It turned out to be another fantastic snorkeling and ocean experience!
There were 8 of us, 4 couples, with Frank our guide (French) and another guy who drove the zodiac. Our first "stop" was to see the dolphins - I did not expect that and was really excited! There were a group of dolphins near the pass. They played right around our ...
... 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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