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Re: Where would you go?

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Originally Posted by killarney_sailor View Post
The Admiral pointed out that the only continent we had not visited on the boat is Europe (I mentioned Antarctica but that went nowhere, she Hayes cold weather), so I guess that will be on the list.

Our biggest disappointment in the South Pacific was Bora-Bora. People were not very friendly and it was just too touristy. Moorea on the other hand we loved.
I had a totally different experience in Bora Bora, we where there for Bastille day and got invited to two party's with the locals, and the Highlight was being invited and attending a true Polynesian wedding. In 2008 the yacht club had just changed hands and was closed for renovations, We still stayed there using their moorings; We felt like part of the family.
I spent 2 weeks at Moorea love that place as well, but had less interaction with the locals.

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