Pacific Paradise – Day 17/28

Tuesday, 25th April: Lahaina, Maui Morning readers. Welcome back! After four days at sea and 2000 (ish) miles, πŸ₯΄πŸ₯΄ our journey northwards from French Polynesia to the Hawaiian Islands has been completed. We arrived into Lahaina, on the Northwest coast of Maui Island (part of The Hawaiian Islands) at 10.03am local time  (9.03pm, UK time). …
Read More

Pacific Paradise – Days 13-16 (of 28)

Friday, 21st – Monday, 24th April: All at sea, heading for Lahaina, Maui Morning All! πŸ‘πŸ‘. For us, a slight change of routine begins today. Yesterday afternoon, we left French Polynesia and we’re now heading north (ish) for the Hawaiian Islands. We’ve got four days at sea (and about 2000 miles!) ahead of us to …
Read More

Pacific Paradise – Day 10/28

Tuesday, 18th April: Still Cruising!Rangiroa Welcome back Readers! πŸ‘. The techy issues that began yesterday may not have been completely resolved, but if you are reading this, then things are OK for now. Onwards and upwards ehh?!?! πŸ˜‰ Today, we’re heading for Rangiroa, north-east of Bora Bora (where we visited yesterday). For a quick summary …
Read More

Pacific Paradise – Day 9/28

Monday 17th April Cruise (Day 2) ** I’m getting a few reports that this site is mis-behaving. If you can see this, you’re OK for now! ** Morning all! Another day, another French Polynesian Island! πŸ‘. Here we are in Bora Bora! We’re here until fora fora o’clock this afternoon. πŸ˜‰ If you’ve just discovered …
Read More

Pacific Paradise – Day 8/28

Sunday16th April All Aboard: Cruise (Day 1) For a quick summary of our holiday plans, click on ‘Paradise Found’ above πŸ‘ “Ahoy there me hearties!” πŸ¦œπŸ΄β€β˜ οΈ It’s Sunday, 11.45am, local time (12.45am, Kettering Mean Time) and we’ve just said goodbye to the Apartment where we’ve been staying for the past few days. We took the …
Read More

Pacific Paradise – Day 7/28

Saturday15th AprilPapeete, Tahiti – Day 2 Morning Readers! Thanks for your continued readership. Today, is our last full day here in the Apartment in Papeete, Tahiti and we’re taking a Ferry trip to the island of Mo’orea (the little one on the left, below!). Looks like the weather is similar to yesterday, but with an …
Read More

Pacific Paradise – Day 6/28

Friday 14th April: Papeete, Tahiti – Day 1 Good Morning loyal Readers coming to you live (ish) from our first full day here in Papeete in Tahiti. It’s only 5.25am, and it’s already in the mid-twenties! πŸ₯΅πŸ₯΅ We arrived last night around 8pm and soon settled into our self-catering Apartment (our home for the new …
Read More

Pacific Paradise – Day 5/28

Thursday13th April:Papeete, Tahiti Another day, another country – and another timezone! Having said goodbye to San Francisco this morning, we’re now on our way to Tahiti in French Polynesia and the capital town of Papeete. It’s an eight-hour (ish) flight, courtesy of United Airlines, UA115, and there’s another change to our watches. We were -8 …
Read More

Pacific Paradise – Day 4/28

Wednesday, 12th April: San Francisco (last full day) Catching up? For a quick summary of our holiday plans, click on ‘Paradise Found’ above πŸ‘ Good morning all! πŸ‘πŸ˜€. It’s our last full day here in glorious San Francisco. We’ve already taken the Big Bus Tour (Monday) and visited Alcatraz (yesterday) and so today, we’re going …
Read More