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
There are few places on Earth like French Polynesia. This paradise has some of the best snorkeling we’ve ever experienced, with sharks, sting rays, manta rays, moray eels, myriad varieties of fish, corals, and more. On land, the white sand … Continue reading The best of French Polynesia
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
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!
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
There is a lot to do at the Intercontinental Tahiti resort itself. There are a few restaurants, amazing views of Moorea, snorkeling in a lagoon open to the ocean, huge swimming pool, and more. We had a newly renovated Superior … Continue reading Tahitian paradise
The restaurant at the Sofitel Moorea Ia Ora has a Tahitian / Polynesian dance show every night. You can check out our video above. They change the shows every day, and once a week, they have a special traditional fire dance … Continue reading Dinner and a show in French Polynesia
Intercontinental Tahiti Resort & Spa: a great resort for travelers looking for a luxurious, indulgent stay in paradise.
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