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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #210 on: June 05, 2013, 09:44:04 PM »
From my experience of the Maldives, yes.
Any DDF babysitters :)?
Is an OWB involved in the payment method?
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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #211 on: June 05, 2013, 09:49:56 PM »
From my experience of the Maldives, yes.
Any DDF babysitters :)?
Was it because of the travel or once you got there you did not have what to do with the child?
If we plan on just hanging around in the OWB and walking around, would that be more doable?
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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #212 on: June 05, 2013, 09:51:52 PM »
Was it because of the travel or once you got there you did not have what to do with the child?
If we plan on just hanging around in the OWB and walking around, would that be more doable?
Silly to go all that way and never go swimming/snorkeling/scuba etc.
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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #213 on: June 05, 2013, 10:03:03 PM »
Silly to go all that way and never go swimming/snorkeling/scuba etc.
One at a time :)

May just have to up my effort and bring along a sitter.

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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #214 on: June 08, 2013, 10:18:35 PM »
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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #215 on: June 18, 2013, 06:50:44 AM »
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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #216 on: February 22, 2014, 11:29:17 PM »
Does anyone know if you can bring "processed" meat, e.g. cold cuts and schnitzel, to French Polynesia? Thanks!

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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #217 on: March 20, 2014, 01:40:54 PM »
Have 2 tickets on hold for April from LAX to PPT. Leaving Sunday and coming back Thursday night with Air Tahiti. Any good options with points nowadays? Have 100K SPG points and a lot more UR points.

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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #218 on: March 20, 2014, 01:51:08 PM »
The good old days...
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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #219 on: March 20, 2014, 02:03:11 PM »
The good old days...
Bummer! Just got the Le Meridien OWB for 274 USD and 30K SPG points for 2 nights. Have you heard anything good about it?

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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #220 on: March 20, 2014, 02:04:43 PM »
It's OK.
Look into the Intercontinental Thalasso.
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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #221 on: March 20, 2014, 02:48:13 PM »
Or pray that it's on the PointsBreaks when it's released tomorrow.

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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #222 on: March 20, 2014, 02:59:41 PM »
Or pray that it's on the PointsBreaks when it's released tomorrow.
That would work out nicely.

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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #223 on: March 20, 2014, 03:01:20 PM »
Or pray that it's on the PointsBreaks when it's released tomorrow.
Never going to happen.
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Re: Bora Bora Master Thread
« Reply #224 on: March 20, 2014, 03:04:48 PM »
The InterContinental Le Moana Resort  is on Jetsetter if you are interested.
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