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A week spent in Papeete

We have now enjoyed a week in Papeete, Tahiti. For a change we are moored at the rather new marina, right at the heart of Papeete. 242 more words

Sailing Notes

Port Nine Papeete — Out Nanuu Bay and into the Pacific

The Crown Princess continued through Nanuu Bay and into the South Pacific Ocean for the return home, but not before I managed to snag a few more photos.  237 more words


Reasons to Love the South Pacific

By: Thierry Tholon, General Manager

I can’t help but feel nostalgic when Oceania Cruises debuts a new season of itineraries – it always makes me look back on all of my wonderful travel experiences and reflect on the incredible memories. 602 more words

Port 9 Papeete — Sailing out of Nanuu Bay

On November 5, 2015, the Crown Princess left our last port of call for the long voyage back to Los Angeles.  The time of day was perfect, not only for the front-lighted views of Papeete and Nanuu Bay, but also for the magnificent sunset you’ll see on Wednesday, and again on Friday. 147 more words


Port 9 Papeete — Around town and the Marché de Papeete

Walking the streets of Papeete affords the photographer with much to capture.  The image above in the Mairie, or City Hall, and it was modeled after the old Royal Palace, which was demolished back in the 1960s.  200 more words


Port 9 Papeete — Along the shore at Pā'ōfa'i Gardens

If you thought the distance from Bora Bora to Mo’orea was short, the trip from Mo’orea to Papeete was about the distance of a marathon race.  190 more words