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Maraamu Surf Ski Race – 2017

The Maraamu Surf Ski Race, part of the World Championship in the discipline, is more than the greatest downwind race of them all. With a favourable swell, these canoes, weighing slightly over 9 kilograms for around 6 meters in length yet only slightly wider than your hips see adrenalin levels … [Read More...]

HONEYMOON BORA BORA

You're on your honeymoon in Bora Bora - a couple of glorious days in the world's most beautiful lagoon just chilling out ……… After 2-3 days 'sun-baking' - you're looking for something new something special to celebrate your commitment to a lifelong love. You're only going to do this once after … [Read More...]

Bora Bora – Are You Joking???

It just got worse!!!!Just 2 months after my initial post dated 26th May, 2017 - see report below - on a morning when 2,600 passengers arrived aboard a cruise-liner, I am in town heading to my bank & intrigued by, to the extent of being uncomfortable with, the large crowd gathered around … [Read More...]

Tahiti-Helicopters, Bora Bora / Tupai – Closed!

As of today Tahiti-Helicopters is no longer operational. After 10 years of operation & around $US8 million invested the company has handed back to the government its permit to land on Tupai & closed its doors permanently reportedly on the basis of on-going financial difficulties.The … [Read More...]

Shark, Ray & Tropical Fish Encounters in Bora Bora, Paradise On Earth.

Out & about in paradise last week with Bora Bora's leading wedding planner - Bora Bora Insider - Wedding Planner- taking in the world's most beautiful lagoon. This is an outing that never ceases to amaze, a voyage where one is humbled by a truly generous Mother Nature.We were aboard a … [Read More...]

Taurua Varua – 2016

Those wishing to have a more profound understanding of this exceptional & Unique Cultural Ceremony should click the link included herewith for a fascinating insight into the event.1st NIGHT OF CELEBRATORY COMPETITION - FAANUIAfter days of persistent rain the sudden glorious sunset … [Read More...]

Heiva i Bora Bora, 2017 – The Complete Guide

This guide follows on the heels of last year's outline that was greatly appreciated by readers. As a consequence it follows closely the layout of the first report updated for this year's celebration.In an exceptional article on this site covering the Heiva I Bora Bora, the celebrations … [Read More...]

Barack in Bora Bora

Barack Obama is winging into Tahiti today from Honolulu aboard a private jet to spend a month in paradise.He'll be staying at The Brando on Titiaroa, a new , very up-market ecologically minded hotel ranked consistently amongst the best in the world, & of course coming to Bora Bora - now … [Read More...]