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A week in Paradise

An April 2006 trip to Papeete by daithiwyo

The lagoon and bungalows Photo, Papeete, Tahiti More Photos
Quote: A life-long dream come true in the Paradise of the South Pacific

A week in Paradise

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The lagoon and bungalows Photo, Papeete, Tahiti
My life-long dream was to visit Tahiti after I read "Mutiny on the Bounty" and, in 2006, my wife and I made it there on an Air Tahiti Nui flight. We stayed at the Intercontinental Resort Hotel and it was fabulous! The site is marvelously situated opposite Moorea which allowed for some great photos; the pools were fantastic; the food exceptional; the entertainment (Tahitian Review) knocked your socks off. Iit was just great. The resturant, The Tiara, overlooks the pools and Moorea beyond. The swimming in the lagoon amidst all the tropical fish was great as well as giving a fantastic opportunity for underwater pictures.There is a lagoon aquarium, the Lagoonarium, you can swim in; I had fun playi...Read More

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