Marquesas to Tahiti boat delivery - July 2005

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Flying over the Tuamotu Archipelogo toward the Marquesas on my final leg of the trip that started in Hawaii, to LA, to Tahiti.Landing in Nuku Hiva, MarquesasNuku Hiva airportThe drive over the mountains from the airport to the bay where the boat is anchored.The drive over the mountains from the airport to the bay where the boat is anchored.The drive over the mountains from the airport to the bay where the boat is anchored.The bay where the boat was anchored.The bay where the boat was anchored.The bay where the boat was anchored.The bay next to where we were anchored.  Was the bay where Survivor Marquesas was filmed.Shot of a whale in the open water between the Marquesas and Ahe.Approaching Ahe in the Tuamotu Archipelago.The passage into the bay at the center of Ahe.  We had to wait until dawn to see our way through the reef.The village on the inside bay at Ahe.The village on the inside bay at Ahe.The village on the inside bay at Ahe.AheTom and Katie on AheRic on AheThe main street through the town on AheMariner IV at anchor in AheAnother beautiful sunset on the sail between Ahe and TahitiFlying the spinnaker on the sail between Ahe and TahitiRic enjoying the weather on the sail between Ahe and TahitiOur first sighting of TahitiLooking out to Moorea from our marina on TahitiCrew and friends enjoying dinner on TahitiMariner IV Med moored to the sea wall/dock at the marina on TahitiTahiti sunsetTahiti sunsetRic on his Land Rover safari across the center of the island of TahitiRic on his Land Rover safari across the center of the island of TahitiRic on his Land Rover safari across the center of the island of TahitiRic on his Land Rover safari across the center of the island of TahitiLand Rover safari across the center of the island of TahitiLand Rover safari across the center of the island of TahitiLand Rover safari across the center of the island of TahitiAnother beautiful sunset with Moorea in the backgroundHeading to Moorea for a couple of daysCooks Bay, MooreaCooks Bay, MooreaCooks Bay, MooreaCooks Bay, MooreaCooks Bay, MooreaCooks Bay, MooreaCooks Bay, MooreaTom and Katie - Cooks Bay, MooreaCooks Bay, MooreaCooks Bay, MooreaHeading back to Tahiti from Moorea just ahead of a storm