Island hopping
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The Marvelous Marquesas

Island hopping
The scheduled route of the Aranui 3. (Reuben Muñoz / LAT)
Returning to the Aranui 3
A whaleboat returns passengers to the Aranui 3 after an excursion to Hiva Oa. (Beverly Beyette / LAT)
Whaleboat ride
A whaleboat heads back to the Aranui 3 from the island of Ua Pu. (Beverly Beyette / LAT)
A girl and furry friend on Hiva Oa. (Beverly Beyette / LAT)
Gauguin’s grave
The grave of Paul Gauguin on the island of Hiva Oa. (Beverly Beyette / LAT)
Bananas on Ua Pu
Bunches of bananas on the island of Ua Pu. (Beverly Beyette / LAT)
Pareus for sale
Pareus for sale on the island of Nuku Hiva. (Beverly Beyette / LAT)
A standard cabin aboard the Aranui 3 is 7 by 16 feet. ()