Travel Blogs from French Polynesia

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Made it to Tahiti!, Papeete, French Polynesia travel blog

Made it to Tahiti!

A travel blog entry by erinandpaul07

We made it to Papeete.  We are staying at Le Meridian Tahiti until our 6am flight tomorrow morning to Bora Bora... we should be in Bora Bora bright and early tomorrow.  It is a 50 min flight and 20 min boat ride.  Our hotel here in Papeete ...

Green Sea Turtles, Bora Bora, French Polynesia travel blog

Green Sea Turtles

A travel blog entry by erinandpaul07

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... ;Our day began with checking out the feeding at the sea turtle sanctuary.  Sea turtles are greatly endangered in the French Polynesia.  Polynesians eat sea turtles like we eat Thanksgiving turkeys.  They also eat them for special occasions, ...

Papeete, Papeete, French Polynesia travel blog

Papeete

A travel blog entry by lindann

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We headed out early to look at the local market because on Sunday they are only open until around mid-day we could hear the church bells as we walked along. At the market the second floor where they sell things other than food was closed while the bottom ...

Bora Bora ‘Ia ora na, Bora Bora, French Polynesia travel blog

Bora Bora ‘Ia ora na

A travel blog entry by thornell

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Il y a 118 îles en Polynésie Française dont 5 archipels, le plus connus l'archipel de la Société comprend Tahiti, Bora Bora Moorea etc… c’est celui que nous visiterons cette fois, il y a également l’archipel des Tuamotu (des ...

French Polypensian island of Moorea and Quebec, Moorea, French Polynesia travel blog

French Polypensian island of Moorea and Quebec

A travel blog entry by lavelle

... its the little meetings that teach you to look at the world with eyes other than your own. We were walking on the French Polypensian island of Moorea along a little side road which led to nowhere except to flowers that grew everywhere. Passing a ...

Papeete, here we are!, Papeete, French Polynesia travel blog

Papeete, here we are!

A travel blog entry by downunders

... French) that we had nut bars and  and declare all the food but no one was interested. They appreciated me trying to speak french but then they said " that's ok" and smiled. So we could go find our Swiss host Beni who was already waiting for us and ...

Bora Bora; anything but boring, Bora Bora, French Polynesia travel blog

Bora Bora; anything but boring

A travel blog entry by paulej4

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A mountainous volcanic island six miles long and two and one-half miles wide, Bora Bora is surrounded by a coral reef providing but a single opening to mainland. You can ride a bike all the way round, a circumference of twenty miles. It is almost all ...

Paradise in the South Pacific, Tahiti, French Polynesia travel blog

Paradise in the South Pacific

A travel blog entry by callahan

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... his life in Paris. I spoke to him in French and then he answered in a very english accent. He had spent 2 weeks in French Polynesia islands diving. Very jealous. My second night I spoke to the other two people who moved into the accommodation. A ...

Moorea - ananasøen, Papetoai, French Polynesia travel blog

Moorea - ananasøen

A travel blog entry by thaulow

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Om formiddagen tog vi alle afsted til en fabrik hvor de laver juice og alkohol af forskellig slags! Som vi fik lov at få nogle smagsprøver af. MUMS! Der dyrkes mange ananas på øen så en del af deres juice indeholder ananas, det ...

Sea Day #3, Bora Bora, French Polynesia travel blog

Sea Day #3

A travel blog entry by rulian.fiske

We're on route to Huku Hiva, one of the Marquesas islands. I did not realize the distance to there was as long as the one to Rarotonga, if not longer. So we would have 1 sea day over, another sea day back. Today is our sea day #3. With this nice ship, we ...

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