Archives for November 2013

Restaurant Review – Vaitape

Bora Bora Insider presents  Bora Bora Restaurant - Ratings & Guide each year - a brief, point-form format for ease of reference, it has become an indispensable gastronomic guide to visitors to these shores.All restaurants featuring in … [Read more...]

Maraamu Surf Ski Race – 2013

The Maraamu Surf Ski Race is an annual event on the world surf-ski circuit conducted for the world’s best surf-ski paddlers. The 38km down-wind blue water ocean race is conducted in the stunning acqua surroundings between Tahaa’s Paipai Pass & … [Read more...]

The Ultimate Jet Ski – Bora Bora

If it’s thrills a minute with the adrenalin pumping ‘full-on’, if it's seeing the best of Bora Bora, feeling at one with the most beautiful lagoon in the world & finding your own piece of paradise, then get wet, have fun & totally lose … [Read more...]

Hawaiki Nui Va’a 2013

The Race that Stops a Nation  RACE OVERVIEWThe ultimate test of paddler's power, determination & endurance - mental & physical; The world's leading off-shore outrigger canoe race; Sensational maritime journey through the … [Read more...]

Hotel Maitai Polynesia Bora Bora

The Hotel Maitai Polynesia Bora Bora has a pleasant feel set as it is along white sands & turquoise waters with large palms & a colourful tropical garden seemingly always in flower. You feel the place exuding a certain warmth the moment you … [Read more...]

Village Temanuata

Village Temanuata is but a stone’s throw along the beach from the Intercontinental Bora Bora Le Moana Resort; that’s the over-water bungalows of the Moana Resort that you can see in the background of the following photo of the beach out front of … [Read more...]

Intercontinental Bora Bora Le Moana Resort

The Intercontinental Bora Bora Le Moana Resort is the top hotel in the Matira area. For the writer it’s probably my preferred hotel on Bora Bora as it is situated in the area of arguably the best beach & lagoon in French Polynesia & also … [Read more...]

Pension Robert & Tina

Situated at the very tip of Point Matira, Pension Robert & Tina offers great value given the dazzling surroundings – this is, after all, Matira Beach!Pension Robert & Tina offers 12 rooms in various sleeping configurations mostly with … [Read more...]

Chez Nono

This has to be the coolest digs on the coolest beach in Bora Bora.It’s a most beautiful stretch of sand that constitutes Point Matira & halfway along looking out over the absolutely stunning waters of Matira Beach is Chez Nono, a Matira Beach … [Read more...]

Hotel Matira

One of the most compelling factors for people coming to Bora Bora is to see the drop-dead, knock-out lagoon for which Bora Bora is world famous; to see the most beautiful lagoon in the world.If this is high on your priorities then Hotel Matira … [Read more...]