Tag Archive: south pacific

Moorea: French Polynesia’s Most Underrated Island

When people think about French Polynesia, they envision expensive over water bungalows in Bora Bora. Bora Bora is the place dreams are made of, thought to be the most beautiful island in the world, the most romantic place to exist. Bora Bora is on almost everyone’s bucket list. But what if I told you there’s …

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Huntsman Spiders in my Bed

The huntsman spider is not uncommon in Australia.  The one in the picture is a really small one, actually.  If you are in the mood for nightmares, please Google huntsman spiders.  Actually, I did it for you.  You’re welcome. Anyway, huntsman spiders are big and scary looking, but surprisingly non-lethal and non-aggressive.  They’re interesting to look …

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I Think I Died and Went to Fiji

My apologies for not blogging much lately.  Between moving around the world again, traveling for a week on the way, looking for jobs, editing a book for a friend, and suffering from the cruel and unusual internet usage caps here in the Land Down Under, I have not found the time to blog much.  So, …

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