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Fully restored in 2011, the imposing Cathedral of St Michael was built between 1839 and 1848 and was Laval’s most ambitious project. It...
The eerily beautiful remains of Rouru Convent, which once housed 60 nuns, stands south of the cemetery and is quickly becoming engulfed...
A hiking trail to Mt Duff is signposted about 2km north of Rikitea and it’s about a 1½-hour climb to the peak (441m) from this point....
This is Rikitea's best spot for lunch or dinner. Local ingredients and freshly caught seafood are the staples of the simple menu....
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To check out Mangareva’s famous mother-of-pearl carvings, head to this venture, just downhill to the left from the intersection above Cathédrale Saint-Michel, where you can watch students as they engrave shells. You can buy finished products including small pendants and barrettes at the on-site shop.