Trip Start Jul 21, 2009
Trip End Jul 21, 2010

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Wednesday, July 22, 2009

22 July Wednesday night: Our place at Ralph's is nice and clean –

although no hot water, which is going to be a difficult thing for me

throughout this trip because I LOVE taking showers with hot water. We

met two guys when we arrived – Sebastian and Vincent both French,

Sebastian is a surfer and is looking for work in Tahiti and Vincent

took a 6 month sabbatical from his job as a structural engineer.

The view here is spectacular – water for miles and the island of

Moorea to the right. There is not a lot of beach, but there is an

area to stick your feet in the water. Looking out on the water Ralph

(our landlord) told us that Tahiti hadn't had rain in 3 weeks as we

looked at a huge rain cloud headed toward us – we knew it was going

to rain today – at least Mike and I are good luck – of course the

day we arrive it rains! So we decided to skip the water and go into

town but not before Carla attempted to break open a coconut (check

out the video!)
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jackie218 on

Ahhh, Tahiti!!
Hi Carla and Mike!! Yay, I'm excited to follow along on all your adventures. Glad to hear that you made it to Tahiti -- I love your pictures so far, so gorgeous. Makes me want to go back there :) Looking forward to more of your adventures...


theqs on

tahiti sweeties :)
Hey guys! So glad to hear from you, and glad that you made it there safe and sound. Love to follow the adventure with you...keep the blogs coming :) Love yall!

dyip16 on

Hey guys!
Hey guys great photos! Looks gorgeous out there and I'm always a sucker for fresh coconut :p

roxy2176 on

thanks for sharing!
Thanks for the photos...looks amazing! Hugs to you both!

lascheib on

Looks like you guys are having a blast!! Can't wait to see more pics and to hear more about your travels. Be safe. Lisa

mocov on

I knew I should have shrunk myself and gotten into your bag!!!!!! It looks so beautiful! I know you all are lovin' it. Enjoy it for us saps in the US! Melissa

aharshaw on

You guys look like your having a blast in paradise!! Can't wait to hear more!! Miss u!! xoxo

Casey Obay on

Oh I'm SO jealous! Chris and I always said we'd do something big on our 10 year like go to Tahiti....I guess you could say we are doing something big!! :) Your travels look amazing! What an opportunity!

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