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... on his bike with his little grand daughter. Debra his wife was busy in town, so we didn't eat dinner till late. A very nice not too spicy or hot Mexican meal.
Next morning thankfully the rain had stopped, so as they only had the one car, and Debra needed it, we had to unload our stuff from the back seat, so Eric and Ari could fit in.
Over the bridge to nowhere, but this time it was to Astoria
I don't do ...
We woke up about 8.00am to a rather cloudy start to the day.
Temp: 27 C
Sea state: slight
We had travelled 253 nautical miles from yesterday.
We both felt tired this morning and just basically pootled about, I also popped down to photograph place and entered two more photos.We missed lunch and went to "Orangery" for afternoon tea.Most of the afternoon was spent relaxing,strolling ...
A Polynesian team is on board the ship
to teach us some cultural activities, prior to arriving on Easter
Island, and sailing toward French Polynesia. We have learned how to
make necklaces and bracelets from Kukui nuts, and we see the ladies
who made them, proudly wearing them around the ship. We also made
head crowns and corsages from real Ti leaves flown straight in from
Hawaii. During the afternoon, we have a choice of attending a
Ukulele class, Conch Shell ...
... juice to wash down the solid food. Oh, wait, a big egg omelet with
everything is coming! That's only for breakfast. Wait till you see
what they eat for lunch and dinner.
We also saw a few men with stacks of
eggs Benedict and sticky buns, their tummies sticking out too, like
watermelons. They look like they are going to compete for Mr Dunkin
Donuts 2014. None of them will be eliminated. They are all, in our
judgement, title holders. ...
... and nice to end theday with a BBQ once again.
Tuesday, 27th August
I went for a ride this morning, about 2 hours, cycling to different parts of the park, looking here and there. I went for a ride in the arvo too. At least this warms me up. This time I went for a ride to the old Fort Stephens settlement. Quite a few concrete ruins around.