Wishing to travel to the islands of Tahiti? Or just looking for information about the islands of French Polynesia?

You will find helpful information in this travel guide written by local people living in Papeete (Tahiti). This website includes a complete directory of Tahiti hotels, guest houses (also called family pensions) and excursions with descriptions, photos and full contact information.



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    September 1, 2016
    French Polynesia, whale sanctuary

    In the heart of Austral winter in the South Pacific, flowers the AETE, also called “whale tree”. From the Austral islands to the Marquesas, passing by the Gambier archipelago, the Society Islands and the Tuamotu Archipelago, the humpback whales arrive … Continue reading

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    September 1, 2016
    Poe Rava, a pearl named desire

    On the Boulevard Pomare, on the seafront of Papeete, one finds the “Musée de la Perle” a museum dedicated the Emperor of the pearl, Robert Wan, one who has made his fortune and reputation of this illustrious gem. The museum … Continue reading

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    August 3, 2016
    French Polynesia, at the whim of the winds

    Each year, hundreds of sea faring folk leave the European continent by sea to brave 2 of the world’s most beautiful oceans, the Atlantic and the Pacific. Most of them are moved by the beauty of the Polynesian water, the … Continue reading

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    August 3, 2016
    Discovering the Polynesian Mana

    French Polynesia has recently devoted an extensive publicity campaign on Tahiti and her “Mana Islands”. Another way of saying that, beyond picturesque postcards and overwater bungalows, the ancestral Polynesian culture is in itself an undeniable fascination. But what is this … Continue reading

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    July 6, 2016
    Heiva the heart of Polynesian rhythms

    The Heiva, literally “celebration” has already started in Bora Bora and is poised to conquer Papeete at the To’ata square transformed into vast scenes in open air. A grand event significant to the Polynesians, the Heiva is the perfect opportunity … Continue reading

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    July 6, 2016
    The M/S Paul Gauguin, Cruising French Polynesia

    The M/S Paul Gauguin cruises ranks as the 2nd best Polynesian cruise for readers of Travel + Leisure 2015 as well as in the Condé Nast Traveler’s Magazine 2015 rankings. It has become a must for cruise travelers and has … Continue reading