This fight is CANCELLED, run to Terminal 3 for rebooked flight on Air Tahiti Nui!
Waiting for AF 674 ...
Parrotfish at the Papeete open-air market. They are delicious and super mild filets!
AF674 cancelled and rebooked to Air Tahiti Nui. They waited for us 32 passengers to do OJ Simpson sprints across two international terminals.
4:30 a.m., no luggage (still on AF flight) but made IT to Papeete!
Maybe it was the full moon, instead of an AF mechanics strike?
Someone is awake ... sort of.
Our plane's name - Rangiroa. We have to get back to 'Rangi' too.
We were serenaded while in customs.
Breakfast break in Papeete after shopping at the marketplace.
The morning starts in Capt. Cook Bay
Bungalows #37 (left) and #36.
First snorkel, first day off the dock.
Dinner at Rudy's Steakhouse in Maharapeha.
On the way to the Belvedere lookout.
Capt. Cook Bay from the Belvedere.
Oponohu Bay from the Belvedere lookout.
More family funnies.
Opunohu Bay, that was a BIG sailboat.
How many in the back seat?
Driving around, at the lookout over the Sofitel Hotel.
Motu picnic time!
Our 2 bungalows, right behind the yellow sailboat.
I need some snorkel equipment, who took my mask?
Aaahhh ... the rays are all around us!
I'm not getting in that water, she said!
His poor shoulders and hair!
You could reach out and touch them ... but NOT a good idea!
Stingrays swimming all around and through you.
Rays and black-tips, side by side.
On the motu after lunch.
Coconut shucking time, we need an expert!
Faster, faster ...