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TravelPod Member ReviewsTamanu Beach Aitutaki
Fantastic view of the lagoon from our buree while sitting on our large deck which included a day bed.
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Those cute little beach huts come with some not so cute creatures. We had 2 cockroaches in our room last night. I swore at them and Avis beat them to death with her shoe. We haven't seen any since. It was very windy and rough on the lagoon today so we opted to skip a lagoon cruise and hire scooters to travel around the island. Avis and I had a regular scooter and Donna got a smaller version of a scooter, something like moped but ...
... in (half hour before the plane leaves) they had us all sorted out, checked in and just handed us our boarding tickets, a 30 second check in that time. Here on Aitutaki we are staying in cozy little beach huts on stilts, right on the beach. Not as luxurious as our other accommodation but they have a certain charm. Aitutaki has a tourist presence but is certainly not as busy as Raro. Everyone waves and says hello to ...
Landing at Aitutaki airport is a pretty relaxed business, no terminal building, no baggage reclaim or customs , just a kind of open pavillion-cum-shack and a man (or 'the ground crew' as he should properly be called) who pulls your bags from the belly of the tiny plane and trundles it over on a trolley. There used to be a welcome sign (well a plank really) over the path that said 'Welcome to Aitutaki International Airport' outlined in gold paint, which was obviously a bit of ...
We got up early, 5:30am, had breakfast then left for the Rarotonga Airport at 6:30am. We parked the rental car in the airport parking lot and checked in with Air Rarotonga for our flight to Aitutaki.
To our surprise, they didn't ask for our id, we didn’t go through any type of security check and the boarding area was was right by the door leading to the tarmac. It was odd to us, coming from such a security based country.
... my expectations for food. Some of the best meals ever!
So, all of this blog is information only...my personal take. I know no one else experiences things the same way. I do think in a way, our information age has given us an overload that may serve to heighten our expectations and take away from our unique discovery of "firsts" because we have already read about someone ...