Travelogue, Part 7: Moorea, Day 2

Hoping to get a quick overview of the interior of the island of Moorea, Gail and I joined the Island Drive and Belvedere tour on Friday morning. An air-conditioned bus! Our first stop was Belvedere Lookout. We saw Mt. Rotui with Cook’s Bay to the right and Oponohu Bay on the left and the famous […]

Travelogue, Part 6: Moorea, Day 1

The MS Paul Gauguin dropped anchor off the island of Moorea early Thursday, June 7th. I was scheduled to go on a hike with a naturalist, but that shore excursion was canceled when the naturalist sustained a leg injury. So Gail and I decided to create an adventure of our own. We rode the tender […]