The luxurious and highly anticipated Brando Resort will open July 1, 2014 on the famed actor’s private island, Tetiaroa. Once considered a playground for royalty, this tiny atoll served as a summer residence for the former chiefs and kings of Tahiti. It was passed through the hands of many private owners until the famed Hollywood actor negotiated ownership in 1966.
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Sail the islands of Raiatea, Taha’a and Bora Bora with today’s featured deal. Our special Land and Lagoon Honeymoon includes three nights aboard a private catamaran with Tahiti Yacht Charter, followed by three nights in an overwater villa at the InterContinental Bora Bora Resort & Thalasso Spa.
Now you can bring the world’s most versatile camera to the world’s most photogenic destination. Consider it our gift to you! We’re offering the latest GoPro® Hero3+ Camera to those that book a qualifying package or custom vacation of seven nights or more including air on award-winning Air Tahiti Nui. Read more
What if you could have your dream wedding at each of your bucket list destinations around the world? That’s exactly what Alex Pelling and Lisa Gant, the duo behind 2People1Life, have been doing since 2011. They quit their jobs, sold their house and vowed to get married in every country they visit. Their goal is to embrace the culture and local customs of each destination and discover what makes bringing two people together such a worldwide tradition.
Back in April, they flew to our islands and had their first inflight wedding aboard Air Tahiti Nui, followed by a traditional Tahitian wedding ceremony in both Tahiti and Bora Bora. Although the couple is still not legally married, they plan to return to their favorite place and officially tie the knot in 2014. Let’s hope Tahiti topped their list! Read more
This year marks the 131st Heiva i Tahiti, an annual event that transforms the island into a spectacular celebration of Polynesian culture and dance. They just released the schedule and the performances are set to kick off on Thursday, July 4th at To’ata Square in downtown Papeete, and conclude on Saturday, July 20th. If you’re traveling to Tahiti during this time, we highly encourage you to attend! For more information about the event, check out our coverage from last year. Read more
Spring is in the air and so are the savings! From now until May 5th, receive up to 40% off your airfare when traveling in May or June. You can also earn a free activity credit of up to $500 on any qualifying package, which means it’s time to spend that tax refund!
The Bachelorette couples really love our islands! As you may recall, Roberto Martinez proposed to Ali Fedotowsky in Bora Bora during season six. They even returned a year later to celebrate their anniversary. Now, Ashley Hebert and J.P. Rosenbaum are the first couple from the show to honeymoon in Tahiti. The pair met on season seven of The Bachelorette, televised their wedding last December, then jetted off to paradise on February 17th to celebrate their fairytale romance! Read more
Travel + Leisure recently ran a story titled, “What Your Hotel Knows About You.” The conclusion? More than you might think! The article talks about how resorts are getting personal by learning tidbits of information about their guests before they arrive. This is not a new concept in the world of hospitality, but social media is making it much easier for them to find you. Before you start changing your privacy settings on Facebook, keep in mind that “prying is the new pampering!”
Today’s picture is from photographer Randy Paddy, also known on Instagram as @randyp85. He captured this gorgeous sunset during his stay at Le Méridien Tahiti. We recently created a board on Pinterest called #Tahiti on Instagram where we’re posting pictures from your personal experiences in French Polynesia. Take a few Instagram shots during your trip and your photo could be featured next! Thanks, Randy! Read more