One of the Marquesas "Southern" islands is Hiva Oa. The Aranui makes regular stops at Atuona, Puamau, and Hanaiapa. Each of these villages are unique with their own history and attractions, including the famous gravesites of the artist Paul Gauguin and French singer Jacques Brel.
|Tiki at Me'ae Iipona, Puamau, Hiva Oa|
|Copra (dried coconut for oil) waiting to be sold to the Aranui|
|Puamau, Hiva Oa|
|Puamau Beach, great for swimming!|
|Church at Puamau, Hiva Oa|
|Puamau bay, Hiva Oa|
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A hui hou!
~ Victoria ❤