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09-11-2019 – Fakarava, Tuamotus, French Polynesia

In the last few months we bounced back and forth between Tahiti and Mo’orea a few times, like a metronome, alternating between the draws of the abundance of goods and services and the abundance of natural beauty. In both places … Continue reading

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07-31-2019 – Mo’orea, French Polynesia

It’s been a very busy month, full of boat projects and socializing with lots of new friends! Our batteries finally arrived from India, and we quickly sailed back to Tahiti from Mo’orea to pick them up and install them. We … Continue reading

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06-21-2019 – Mo’orea, French Polynesia

It’s hard to believe that yet another month has passed, the moon has made another circuit around our planet. At the end of our last posting, we mentioned that we had picked up a crew mate, Fin. He is still … Continue reading

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05-21-2019 – Fakarava, Tuamotus, French Polynesia

We had a great visit with Kathy’s sister Jean and her boyfriend James. They were only able to stay two weeks, but we enjoyed every minute. 🙂 They flew into Pape’ete and spent the night before taking a domestic flight … Continue reading

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04-19-2019 – Fakarava, French Polynesia

Lungta sat patiently in Port Phaeton for almost six months, but as the title above indicates, we have now moved on. In the last month in Tahiti, Kathy and a couple of other sailing women joined a Polynesian dance class. The … Continue reading

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03-11-2019 – Baie Phaeton, Tahiti, French Polynesia

We find ourselves in a comfortable state, balanced between a boat-project work mode, beautiful natural surroundings, enough “civilization” that we aren’t wanting for much, and a small group of boaters that provide a bit of a social scene. We’ve entertained … Continue reading

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