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... the crÍpe, obviously, something was lost in the translation as he said they don’t have crÍpe on the menu. It wasn’t the best meal, but it was good to eat off the ship. The good news was the wine was great.
Nevertheless, it was a good day and night out and we were much more impressed with Papeete than we were last time.
Looking forward to tomorrow, Moorea. We have booked a private tour to swim with the manta rays and reef sharks and BBQ lunch which should be ...
... the priest and chief would have lived and made sacrifices. Each sacred place would have been marked by a Banyan tree and several Tikis (humanlike stone carvings). The Banyan at this site was over 500 years old and contained the mummified skulls and the bones of Marqesans gone by, poked into its roots symbolising a continuation of life. Our guided tour around was punctuated by ripe breadfruit thwumping to the ground and the occasional woop of an endemic pigeon called ...
... doing the dorms as Tahiti is expensive but it really wasn't so bad in the huge converted loft.
We explored the local beaches and had some amazing food in roadside Roulette's - which is restaurant quality food cooked in a van - and we were shocked, and delighted, to see how big the portions were! Yum!
Over the next four days, we took many unreliable busses to different parts of the island, including the capital Papeete, which was ...
... yes, you did. How long are you staying? Only one night? Why do you want to move?”
“I paid for a deluxe so I’d like what I paid for please.”
“Ok, I can move you.”
Considering the place looked pretty empty I couldn’t see any move being an issue.
Be careful for what you ask for though. Our new ‘deluxe’ room was like a Lego set that that had put together wrong. ...
... most of the stalls were selling a mix of Chinese with Tahitian food. The rest of the space had crafts and also pearls. Elena completed her necklace there. I fell in love with a beautiful 120-pearl baroque necklace. I think John bought it for me secretly and he will probably give it to me for my Saint’s day. (No, no. It is a joke. I did not let him buy it. I regret it now)
We end up eating at the park, ...