Marks Place Moorea
Travel Blogs from Maharepa
Saturday 25 July
Moorea - as soon as we got off the ferry we realized that this is
the French Polynesia that is in all of the postcards – lush,
majestic mountains, flowers everywhere, and water so blue green you
hardly believe it's real. On the way to the hostel the
laidback-lifestyle was evident everywhere as the …
Good morning (well it is here)all. Arrived in Tahiti at 5.30am local time and managed (eventually!) to find a bus which took us to the port in Papeete (complete sh1t hole) and we then hopped on a ferry a small island called Mo-orea. Now before you all get the wrong impression.. its a nice place n all but its too damn expensive.. We got a dorm bed …
... For dinner we decided to try out the K Restaurant. Apparently you need reservations, but if you show up right as they open, like we did, they will let you in. The sun sets here around 5:40 so we had a "magical" dinner by candlelight. The food was phenomenal- starting with an assortment of bread, and a duck confit creme brûlée. Moving on from there I had an amazing Moroccan spiced rack of lamb ...
... the coral that was damaged in the building process.
We arrive back at the pier just in time to catch the last tender back to Marina. We pulled anchor and traveled the short 16 nautical miles between Moorea and Tahiti. We docked as we were enjoying our last dinner around 8:00PM.
Our suitcases are packed and ready to have out by 9:00AM tomorrow. Since we can stay in our ...
... added seaweed in the middle for the spring rolls. We collected yellow, green and pink seed pods which we used as fruit for the feast. We also collected little spiky seeds for berries. The feast looked very colourful when we'd finished. The man renting kayaks nearby protected our feast the next day when the beach was raked. Walk We were collected from our hotel and taken in a 4x4 to the start of the walk with our guide Michael. One of the first things he told ...
How has this villa rated in the past?
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Kids activities or Babysitting