My favorite moments in Tonga were spent with locals. Playing with children, attending church or sharing conversations revealed Tonga’s generous culture.
Night watches at sea brings about a plethora of emotions: loving, loathing, joy, sleepiness and boredom.
Moorea, Tahiti, is simply gorgeous. From Pape’ete, Queequeg sailed into Cook’s Bay, and we were awe-struck by the sight before us.
Queequeg started our voyage across the Pacific by sailing around Pape’ete, Tahiti, where we glimpsed Polynesian life and beautiful blue lagoons.
Through rain storms and seasickness to high winds and sunburns, we sailed and experienced the world that the captain had raved about for thirty years.
Tongatapu, Tonga, offered the perfect laid back, no television or Wifi atmosphere before heading back to Auckland, New Zealand.