Monthly Archives: October 2010

Kite Photos of Manihi Village Now in Google Earth

Back in May we visited the atoll of Manihi in French Polynesia. It was our first Tuamotu atoll and we really loved visiting there. We took out our special kite aerial photography equipment and walked down one street of the … Continue reading

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Another Tonga Cruising Weekend

We spent the last several days exploring more of the islands of Vava’u in the Kingdom of Tonga. It was a rainy couple of days on Friday and Saturday. But, we still managed to do some hikes on beautiful islands … Continue reading

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Underwater Coral Garden in Tonga

Below is a slideshow of underwater photos of the coral gardens we explored in Tonga. I’m trying out a new slideshow viewing tool (let me know what you think) you can still view the album at Picasa. Look for the … Continue reading

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Birthday Dinner at Mango

It was Karen’s Birthday the other night. She got special treatment all day: slept late, got to go to town for lunch, did some shopping, a new t-shirt, a new pair of sunglasses, frozen drinks at the local hangout, and … Continue reading

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Tonga is Cruising Heaven

After the regatta ended, we finally left the bay outside Neiafu and started cruising to different anchorages. It was a real delight, not only because of the geography, but also because of the many boats visiting here with other cruisers … Continue reading

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