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Cook Islands

October 15, 2017 // 0 Comments

About 300 miles south of Bora Bora lies Rarotonga, the largest of the Cook Islands.  The Paul Gauguin spent a day and a night at sea getting here.  Kongo loved it. A day at [...]

Bora Bora

October 14, 2017 // 3 Comments

Bora Bora.  This iconic South Pacific island has always called to Kongo.  He wanted to come here to see the mountains and beaches and crystal-clear waters.  He got his [...]


October 12, 2017 // 0 Comments

Taha’a in the Society Islands of French Polynesia is tucked inside a large barrier reef.  Known as the “Vanilla Island” the 4,500 odd inhabitants make their living [...]


October 10, 2017 // 1 Comment

After sailing from Papeete at midnight (the monkey was sound asleep at this point) Kongo’s ship arrived early in the morning at the island of Huahine.  Huahine is about [...]

Life at Flip Flop Speed

October 7, 2017 // 2 Comments

‘La ora na from Papeete, French Polynesia.  The monkey is now moving at the speed of a flip flop.  In other words; slowly.  Kongo landed in Tahiti late last night [...]