The ‘great’ tiki
Today Raivavae whose inhabitants continue to demand the return of their tiki, is proud to have one last, not far from Rairua, carved from a reddish volcanic tuff. It’s partially broken left ear and he sits majestically on a small set of stones, but we must recognize that it is very poorly developed. A big thank you but the landowner who, when not there, has the good taste to tie his dogs and so let visitors admire this ultimate masterpiece of sculpture Raivavae which we know little more than today …
The immense lagoon of Raivavae is poor in oysters (Pinctada margaritifera) but extremely rich in clams, which, according to one of the fishermen, would not harvested snorkeling in the deeper areas; never on sandbars or near reefs. Still, given the value of such shells for tourists, we can only regret that they end well, either damaged by sea water is “roasted” in the sun. Most of these clams provide excellent “plates” hollow to serve raw fish …
False edible tamanu
The motu Hotuata
Starch, do you want
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