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  1. Tales of Tahiti from a femme fatale

    Posted Mar 04th 2007, 12:00am by Bron Sibree

    ... grew up in a fibro shack, behind a petrol station. 'It's one of the poorest suburbs in Tahiti, but the first to publicly proclaim itself against nuclear testing in French Polynesia ...

  2. InterContinental Resort & Thalasso Spa, Bora Bora

    Posted Mar 04th 2007, 12:00am by Kelly Carter

    ... binding unless they have first gained temporary residency in French Polynesia. What's the decor like? French architect/designer Philippe Grandous, a Tahitian resident, worked closely ... Thatch-roofed, over-water bungalows are synonymous with French Polynesia but this is the only hotel in the region to have put all its rooms on stilts. The 80 suites are all of the same size (more than ...

  3. Six of the best ... South Sea Islands

    Posted Oct 05th 2003, 12:00am by William Willis

    ... ( www.rarotongan.co.ck ), all palm trees, talcum-powder beaches and sparkling waters. Bora Bora (pictured) Bora Bora, 230km northwest of Tahiti in French Polynesia, has often been called the world's most ... serene, offering occasional glimpses of old Polynesia. A more blissful spot in which to laze in the sun on than the sparkling white sands of Temae's Plage Publique probably doesn't exist ...

  4. Tahitian pearls

    Posted Aug 21st 2006, 12:00am by Karen Ting

    ... Karen Ting Expert advice on watches and jewellery Most cultured black pearls come from Tahiti and the neighbouring islands of French Polynesia in the South Pacific Ocean, and are commonly known as Tahitian pearls. But not all black pearls are cultured. They can be freshwater pearls that have been dyed black. Look at the lustre, surface quality, colour, shape and size when judging ...

  5. Like nowhere else

    Posted Jun 05th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... forget Binoculars to view the incredible variety of animals and birds in the surrounding forest. Top dollar US$265 a night. Le Tahaa, French Polynesia (www.letahaa.com) Location 230km west ...



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