Monthly Archives: November 2016

12 posts

Around Moorea By Scooter

We had such a lovely day circumnavigating around Moorea by scooter.  We rented our scooter from Rent A Scooter, and we were very pleased with the service.  Stephan dropped off the scooter in Papetoai at 8am and we were off. We went around Moorea by heading east from Papetoai and […]

Wade and Sara View From Moorea Tropical Overlooking Opunohu Bay and Tareu Pass

Our Thanksgiving and Black Friday in Moorea

We had a wonderful Thanksgiving Day with pumpkin pie, turkey, dressing (southern stuffing), green beans, and mashed potato with gravy. We have two ovens one propane and one electric, so cooking everything was a breeze. Our Black Friday was busy exploring opposed to shopping. We started with the Moorea Tropical […]

Four Black Tip Reef Sharks and One Sting Ray

Oh Wow! We Are Tired But We Rallied!

We made it through the night, anchored, and relayed to have a fantastic day! We let out fishing lines two hours before we pulled into the Tareu Pass Moorea. During the night the waves knocked down to almost flat calm so we were moving around 6 knots and slowed the […]

Relais Mahana Resort Dinghy Dock

Internet Bums

Haha, we were boat bound for six days because of weather. With our Wifi amplifier we have been surfing the web and being internet bums. We wish the connection was good enough to upload more photos, but really the connection was only good enough for browsing, texting, and Christmas shopping!  […]

Walking The Grade and Bicycling Around Huahine Nui

Huahine is comprised of two islands, Huahine Nui and Huahine Iti, that are connected by a bridge. Yesterday we used our bikes to bicycle around Huahine Nui which is approximately 15 miles and only one mountain with a 15% grade going up and down. That may not sound that steep […]

No Fish and Retiring Poseidon’s Garden

Huge bummer! We fished the entire way between Raiatea and Huahine with our new hand-lines and not even a nibble. We had a little hope when birds started to circle near the Avamoa Pass outside of the main village Fare, but then as we got closer they just sat on […]