What a month it has been here in Tonga….we arrived on 7th April and it was just go go go….We ended up spending about two and a half weeks on Tongatapu trying to get through government processes and paperwork….It was very stressful and hard…however we succeeded! We not only retrieved our containers from the customs bonded areas but we also manage to organise a ship to take our stuff directly to our island, Uoleva. In retrospect i do not know what we were thinking in ferry’ing all our gear from Lifuka to Uoleva…it would have honestly taken about 8 months in total to do so…So the one good thing that came from having issues with customs was the fact that it ended up saving us alot of time and money!

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