Catch a flight to a corner of paradise. French Polynesia is a land that dreams are made of. Bora Bora, Tahiti, Papeete, the Marquesas Islands; names that conjure up images of white sand, turquoise lagoons and coconut palms. The bloggers and adventurers of the blogspot ‘Les Deux Pieds Dehors’ give 10 reasons why you should jump on the very next flight to The Islands of Tahiti.
Welcome to a land of smiles
It’s often said that you’re made to feel at home when you visit French Polynesia, and as soon as you step off the plane in Tahiti, you’ll discover the warmth and kindness of the local population. Nothing artificial, no hidden agenda, just a sincere offer of friendship and welcome.
A unique experience: a night in an overwater bungalow
The first overwater bungalow was built in French Polynesia, and The Islands of Tahiti is still the ideal place to pass an exotic and unforgettable night. Go to sleep to the sound of waves gently lapping beneath you, and wake up with the turquoise lagoon on your doorstep.
Life in the islands
You’ll soon slide into the gentle rhythm of life in the islands. Recharge your batteries and enjoy a moment of peace and tranquility. All you have to do is relax and take things easy.
The Polynesian culture
The islands are home to a rich and vibrant culture which includes local legends, sacred sites, archeological remains and the mysterious Polynesian Mana.
A day on an atoll
You marvel at them from the air and these flat island rings around turquoise lagoons are just as idyllic when you set foot on them. Perfect for snorkeling, swimming and basking on the soft white sand in the shade of a coconut palm.
The tastes of Polynesia
Fenua or The Islands of Tahiti has a unique cuisine with Polynesian, Chinese and French influences. Fresh produce and traditional dishes like poisson cru (raw fish marinated in coconut milk), pua’a roti (roast pork) and po’e banane (banana pudding).
The diversity of the islands
The people, the islands, the culture, the food: a harmonious, colorful and exotic blend which makes The Islands of Tahiti so rich in experiences and surprises.
Tahitian cultured pearls
The Tahitian cultured pearl is a unique gem which reflects the beauty and diversity of The Islands of Tahiti.