Tuesday, November 9, 2010

French Polynesia, October 2010

Snorkeling with humpback whales, face time with feeding blacktip reef sharks, eye-contact with play-fighting adolescent bottle-nose dolphins, diving with more than hundred gray reef sharks, swimming with napoleon, ... plenty of fascinating encounters indeed!

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French Polynesia - info sheet

VisumFor Europeans a valid passport is enough, but when transiting through the USA a to be paid and approved ESTA application is also required.
TimeFrench Polynesian time = CEST — 12h
WeatherAir temperature: around 25-30°C, with occasional rain showers. Water temperature: 26°C.
Currency1 Euro = 119 XPF
LanguageFrench & English are spoken by most.

Teatime with a nurse & some hungry boys

→ Among Sharks, clip #5: Nurse & Blacktip Reef Sharks

Monday, November 1, 2010

Dream over

Woke up in my own bed this morning. A dive bag full of salty gear and a light suntan the only apparent reminders I did not just imagine everything... In other words: I've got some back-logging to do.