The International Marathon of Tahiti -Moorea

The scenic marathon…by the sea, under the coconut trees The deep bays on the north coast of Moorea attract hundreds of seafarers from all over the world each year.  In Moorea, they find idyllic and peaceful anchorage. It would indeed take an exceptional event to distract the tranquility of the sister island, away from the…

The Pearl Beach Resort in Tikehau

Off the beaten track The Tikehau atoll in the Tuamotu is one of the last known santuaries in the South Pacific of the lori nonnette,  or scientifically known as the Vini peruviana,  or Lori bleu de Tahiti, an endemic bird with a purple blue coat with silver streaks and an orange beak.  For ornithologists and…

The International Oceanic Film Festival

The FIFO 2017 FIFO. Four letters and a universe of faces and landscapes that portray Oceania today. The best of directors are present in Tahiti for this week’s festival to present their best cinematographic work. From Australia to Hawaii, via Papua New Guinea, Vanuatu, New Caledonia, Polynesia and so many other small “island” states, Oceania…

Magical Tahaa island Resort & Spa

Tahaa Island Resort & Spa, Polynesian nectar In Polynesia, one comes to seek exoticism, tranquility, a certain refinement tinged with an authentic culture … and breathtaking landscapes, which will forever remain engraved in our memories. The island of Tahaa is the perfect blend of all this and the Tahaa Island Resort & Spa is its…

Meeting with the Hammerhead Shark

It’s been said: French Polynesia is a well acknowledged destination in the worldwide scuba diving circuit. But did you know? Chances are, you might face the very discreet hammer head shark? Come along for a memorable encounter with this mystical (and highly impressive) predator. Fun diving is an absolutely accurate term for diving in the…

InterContinental Moorea Resort & Spa

A property connected … to nature! Settled in the spectacular lagoon of Moorea, the Intercontinental Resort & Spa 4*, not only reflects guest service excellence, but it also show devotion, respect and understanding toward the marine fauna. This can be observed through their dolphin center, and turtle clinic structure located steps away from your overwater…