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Christmas 2012 outtakes

Take 4 sailors without boats, a bottle of wine, a ukulele without a tuner, a fervent desire to celebrate the holidays and way too much free time and what do you get?   Hi-larity. Related posts: KGB ukulele Christmas 2012 … Continue reading

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How well can Vanilla really age?

Taha’a, Society Islands, French Polynesia   Hey see that name up there? Yeah, you try and say that on your own and you’ll understand exactly where Greg is coming from in this video.    Aside from having a deceptively difficult … Continue reading

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The Tahiti-Moorea Rendezvous

Moorea, Society Islands, French Polynesia Well, now that we got the whole troublesome sailing bit out of the way, let’s get to the partying… …by getting in an even smaller boat, but this time with no means of automated propulsion … Continue reading

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Any excuse for a party!

The Tahiti Rendezvous There is something you need to understand about sailors: they really need very little excuse to do two things: 1)      Sail 2)      Party So any occasion where an actual legitimate reason exists to do both at the … Continue reading

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Joining FURTHUR

Remember that this is your last chance to enter the draw for the Lonely Planet book: Click here for the rules to enter the drawing! And so begins a new era of our journey, with Brian and Motor Vessel FURTHUR!  … Continue reading

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Bora Bora here we come!

Onward to Bora Bora, the island you’ve all heard of and dreamed about – we’re actually going there!!!  For our first visit with Tiffany’s Mom, we’re going by plane.  And as we already knew, Tahitians don’t have the same dress … Continue reading

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Feeding the Wildlife

Moorea, Society Islands, French Polynesia Most of the guidebooks about Moorea will at least mention feeding the sting rays. Typically, you would need to rent a boat or hire a tour guide to go do this but since our old … Continue reading

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Fine line between cute and slutty

Moorea, Society Islands, French Polynesia (cont’d from previous post) Finally, the Polynesian dance school also had a group of little girls, which were there either because they were in fact learning or just because they were ridiculously adorable. How the … Continue reading

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So, when are you coming home?

Tiffany: Last year Greg had a birthday post all to himself so he’s decided to keep the tradition alive this year. Please indulge him… Greg: We have started being asked fairly frequently when we’re coming back, so I guess using that … Continue reading

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How do they get their hips to do that?!

Moorea, Society Islands, French Polynesia So uh…what else do normal tourists do?  Dance shows!  Yes, tourists go to Tahitian dance shows! We ended up at the Bali Hai hotel in Moorea for our obligatory Tahitian dance show which ended up … Continue reading

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