Monatsarchive: September 2014

Rain, rain, rain….

Well, since I have arrived on Espiritu Santo the weather has been rather bad. I haven’t seen the sun in three days which is not so much fun since the hot water in my resort is powered by solar power … Weiterlesen

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My day with the cannibal tribe ‚Small Nambas‘

Got some time between my two dives so I am going to show you the pics from maybe the best day of my vacation… This morning I went diving at the SS President Coolidge – a 200 m /600 ft) … Weiterlesen

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Raining hard on Espiritu Santu….

So… I am back in ‚civilized‘ areas. 😉 This morning Aurelie made me a wonderful banana-pumpkin pancake for breakfast. Then I got ready to go to the airport. Well, the name ‚airport‘ in this case is kind of exageration since … Weiterlesen

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Drinking cava with the minister of health

Today I want to start with a pic just to fcheck how long it takes to upload it. Too long for more than one… 😉 What you see on this pic is a normal road in Tanna. And this part … Weiterlesen

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Relax day – or not?

Today I slept in because the tour to the other cannibal tribe the ‚Big Nambas‘ was postponed to tomorrow. So I decided to walk to Lakatoro where the internet cafe is. I prepared a USB-stick with pics and then started … Weiterlesen

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Visit to the cannibal tribes

I can honestly say that today was one of the highlights of my trip. I will have to write everything down that I learned and I think I will have to write an extensive trip report later on. This morning … Weiterlesen

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Internet painfully slow in Malekula

Not sure I will be able to write updates in the next 4 days. I have the impression that I am not close to the Norsup-village here on the island of Malekula (which is what I thought). But I think … Weiterlesen

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Tanna…

Soooooooo…. I am back to civilisation a bit earlier than scheduled. One reason is that the roads are not really roads and my lodging was 2 hours from the airport. Since my flight out tomorrow morning is at 8:30 I … Weiterlesen

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On my way to Tanna….

Sitting at the airport in Port Vila now and using my new internet-SIM card. It won’t work on Tanna though… Last night I took some pictures of the milky way. When I wanted to go to sleep though there was … Weiterlesen

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South Pacific feeling….

This might be the last post for a week since tomorrow I am leaving Moso Island and Efate to fly over to Tanna for 5 days. In Tanna I will be a couple of hours away from internet so it … Weiterlesen

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Wrecking myself…

Well, after the 3 dives yesterday last night common sense kicked in and I remembered that there is a reason why I didn’t go to Tonga. So I decided to do only two dives today and tomorrow. I had an … Weiterlesen

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Day 2 – down under

Well, since I was asleep at 8:30 yesterday evening I woke up around 5 this morning. I didn’t really see the sun going up because it was hidden but I took some pics a bit after. It was nice to … Weiterlesen

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First pics….

Ok here we go… here are the first pictures. Since it has been raining most of last night and the weather is windy (not so warm) I went diving today… 🙂 For breakfast we had eggs benedict and lunch was … Weiterlesen

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I made it!!!

After a peaceful night in a BED I had a good breakfast this morning and on the sugar I saw the word ‚Australia‘. And then suddenly I thought… ‚Oh my god, I am in Australia!!!‘ Hadn’t really registered yet. After … Weiterlesen

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Finally on my way…

Yes!!! I am on my way to Vanuatu! 🙂 Made it already to Brisbane and had some moments during the flights when I was asking myself why the heck I was doing this… Duesseldorf- Munich 50 min flight, Munich – … Weiterlesen

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Two days to go and happy….

Over the weekend I spent a lot of time in bed and was wondering if it was a good idea to travel to Vanuatu on Friday. But yesterday for the first time I felt rather well and so today is … Weiterlesen

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One week to go…

So I am back to the single digits on my vacation-count-down. Still on antibiotics and tired all the time. The change of travel-plans included that I will have three additional days in Vanuatu. The hotel I had booked for the … Weiterlesen

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