Welcome to my personal travel journal! If you don't know me, that's OK! I hope you'll enjoy reading about some of my adventures and misadventures, and hopefully learn something new about a corner of the world.

Recent updates:
2015-10-06: Day 8 of Niue in 2011.
2015-10-05: Day 7 of Niue in 2011.
2015-09-29: Day 6 of Niue in 2011.

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Monday, May 16, 2011

16 May 2011:

View of Nouméa from the plane. Ouvéa, our destination, is a coral atoll partially surrounding a large lagoon. I've officially decided that Fayaoué replaces Ouarzazate as the most exotic-sounding place I've flown into, and found it amusing that Fayaoué sounds like "far away," especially in non-rhotic accents (England, NZ, Aus, ...).

Rough notes: