Pension Hibiscus Tahaa
Travel Blogs from Tahaa
... fights now and then, stirred up the water, quite a sight. Albert the octopus was still in the coral rock beneath the boat dock. Cute guy!
After dinner we went to Ira an Fran's bungalow and watched the video Fran took of the 2 octopi in Rarotonga. It was fantastic!
Tomorrow we will leave the island around 4:20pm. Our flight to Papeete is at 7pm, then we'll take the red-eye to LA. Time to go home. Both Bob and I miss home and miss our doggies!
... of land) with beaches franged by coconut trees...
there is so much to say about the place that I do not know where to start!
The main beach is called Matira beach. 4km long of which sand... we rented a car to go around the island. Takes about 45mn (including stopping everywhere to take pictures!). the pace of life is sooooo sllllooooowwwwww, heaven for me ;) not sure Em' could live there though, but i definitely could!!!!
... village team. It didn’t matter that the night of the singing and dancing finals we had to sit on the ground as the drizzle turned to a steady rain, wise enough not to seek shelter under those lethal palm trees. It was a magical night in a magical place, Colin somehow even managed to make friends with the biggest and burliest young South-seas islanders you have ever seen.
As we gradually got soaked, the music grew ever louder, ...
... only a few feet away!
-Jump off your deck into the lagoon! Stand on the railing and just do it!
-Sunset dinner and cruise. Ask for DeeDee, he rocks and puts on an awesome show!
-Lay naked on your deck! Oh come on!!! You know you always wanted to, now you can!
-Dinner at Villa Mahana. Book it when you book your stay. They are normally booked 3-9 months in advance!
Got a food ...
April 24, 2013
We made it to Bora Bora!!! Lakieta, this day is for you. This is a beautiful island with lush-green volcanic peaks, huge lagoon, and a chain of sandy motu flanking its coast. Bora Bora's lagoon is 3 times as large as the land portion of the island. The road around the island is 19.5 miles.
Mt. Otemanu is a dramatic green tower that juts from the center of the island. It is ...