Planning a once-in-a-lifetime trip to French Polynesia can be stressful, in part because it’s a long haul to get there, and also because it’s well known … Continue reading Planning your perfect trip to French Polynesia: 2 weeks
A half-day excursion with Moorea Miti Tours is a unique and tranquil way to experience some of the island’s highlights. We sailed in and around Cook’s … Continue reading Touring Moorea on an outrigger canoe
We did an afternoon cata jet tour as one of our last excursions in Moorea (a cata jet is a mini speedboat that seats two people). … Continue reading Cata jet tour of Moorea
Bora Bora is incredible—there’s no two ways about it! We spent what felt like a ridiculous amount of time researching the island and preparing our itinerary … Continue reading 7 dreamy days in Bora Bora
The Lagoonarium is a natural aquarium in Moorea that’s located a short boat ride from the main drag of resorts on the island. The Lagoonarium covers areas … Continue reading Lagoonarium Moorea review
Beyond incredible coral and fish, snorkeling in Bora Bora brings you up close and personal with reef sharks and sting rays. We booked an excursion with Shark and … Continue reading Bora Bora Shark and Ray Snorkel Safari review
Hands down, one of the highlights of our time in Moorea was our 3.5 hour ATV tour. Not only was it an adrenaline rush to speed … Continue reading ATV Moorea- a must do!
The Aquablue Helmet Dive excursion in Moorea is a 30 minute helmet dive that lets you encounter fish, sting rays and other marine life from under … Continue reading Underwater fun with Aquablue Helmet Dive in Moorea
We had such a wonderful experience with our Reef Discovery tour and our guide Tuaiva that we decided to book the excursion again a few days later. … Continue reading Bora Bora Pure Snorkeling by Reef Discovery: So Nice We Did it Twice!
Because we knew we’d be spending lots of time in the water on Bora Bora, we decided to book a 4×4 excursion with Tupuna Mountain Safari … Continue reading Bora Bora 4×4 with Tupuna Mountain Safari
The good: The hotel staff is friendly, professional and very welcoming. Our overwater bungalow had an indoor/outdoor shower, which was a super fun feature. The snorkeling … Continue reading Sofitel Moorea Ia Ora Beach Resort: the Good and the Not-So-Good
When we booked our trip to French Polynesia we knew without a doubt that we’d stay in a overwater bungalow on Bora Bora, but we weren’t sure if an overwater room would be worth the price on Moorea. After tons of research, we’re so happy we decided on a luxury overwater suite at the Sofitel Moorea Ia Ora.
Intercontinental Tahiti Resort & Spa: a great resort for travelers looking for a luxurious, indulgent stay in paradise.
Hilton Bora Bora Nui: the real life version of what you imagine when you hear “Bora Bora.”
We are so grateful to have recently visited one of the destinations on our “someday” list: French Polynesia. It’s one of the rare places that is … Continue reading 2 Weeks of Paradise in French Polynesia