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December 9, 2019, Monday, Saffire Freycinet, Tasmania

It remains windy with a high cloud cover. Although we had not planned an activity this morning, we decided to join the tour to Cape Tourville and Sleepy Bay. The lighthouse at Cape Tourville is modern and self-sufficient but the … Continue reading

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December 8, 2019, Sunday, Saffire Freycinet, Tasmania

What a difference a full night of sleep makes! This morning we spent time rediscovering the architecture and landscape of Saffire. Although we visited here in 2016, it seems to have aged well. Management has changed, TVs are installed in … Continue reading

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December 7, 2019, Saturday, In Transit to Tasmania

Any early morning start after a night of frivolity was difficult. The water ferry was scheduled for 5:30 AM. We are on our way at 6 after some passenger delays. The hour crossing to the Denarau Port displayed a brilliant … Continue reading

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December 6, 2019, Friday, Likuliku, Fiji

Our last full day on the island. After breakfast, we headed out to try out stand up paddle boarding. While Care developed her sea legs on the board, Jon decided to use a kayak to accompany her. The water was … Continue reading

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December 5, 2019, Thursday, Likuliku Lagoon, Fiji

The new term for the day is Linuche unguiculata and I will return to it a little later. The morning was a little more cloudy as the island builds toward some wetter weather. We rise early since we are planning … Continue reading

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December 4, 2019, Wednesday, Likuliku, Fiji Islands

Located in the Mamanuca Island group, Likuliku Lagoon is a paradise unto itself. Aside from a kayaking foray on the reef in the morning, our day was spent much the same as yesterday, relaxing and enjoying the water, gorgeous views, … Continue reading

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December 3, 2019 Tuesday, Likuliku, Fiji Islands

It felt so good to have a full night’s sleep. Most of the morning was spent reading and drinking coffee. The water was calm so we were able to watch the fish swimming in schools looking for food. Clown fish, … Continue reading

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