Month: May 2018

Morrea, the Island and its incredible bay, Hollywood Favorite.

After a day halt each at the beautiful Tuamotus Islands of Rangiroa and Fakarava the pen ultimate halt of the 11 Day Paul Gauguin Cruise is at one more stunning Island called Morrea (meaning ‘Yellow Lizard’ in the Tahitian dialect) before culmination at Tahiti. Situated within the Society Islands I stand watching this hilly Island from my Cabin’s balcony, still in my night wear, trying to comprehend why has the Cook’s Bay, right in front of me, and the adjoining Opunohu Bay fascinated so many Hollywood directors to shoot scenes here. The answer is simple. The picturesque hills behind...

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