Tahiti is more than overwater bungalows and pretty beaches; and when it comes to uncovering the islands’ hidden treasures, Anthony Bourdain is just the right man for the job! In Season 3 of No Reservations, the celebrity chef and world traveler visits French Polynesia to try the local fare and discover the region’s lesser-known attributes. His adventures include riding horseback in the Marquesas, getting inked by a local tattoo artist, spearfishing for lunch in Rangiroa, and holding a shark with his own bare hands. Would you dare to do any of those things? Watch the clips below and you can decide! Read more
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We recently stumbled on this blog post featuring vintage photos of Tahiti and it inspired us! We decided to show you side-by-side pictures of Tahiti from both the past and present, so you can see how very little the islands have changed over time. Tahiti remains a beautiful, pristine paradise with the warm, welcoming spirit of the Polynesian people still very much intact. Don’t just take our word for it—see for yourself! Then check out Part II. Read more
A trip to Tahiti wouldn’t be complete without bringing home a piece of the islands with you. In addition to the stunning pictures you’ll take and the many memories you’ll make, we suggest bringing back a few gifts for both yourself and your loved ones. To help you decide what to buy, we’ve compiled a list of the top 10 things to bring home from Tahiti.
Our clients, Barbara and Kevin Murphy, are avid travelers who love the South Pacific. They recently returned from Tahiti and they’ve shared with us a few photos and highlights from their trip. We sent them to Bora Bora, where they stayed at the InterContinental Bora Bora Resort & Thalasso Spa, and to Rangiroa, where they stayed at the newly renovated Hotel Kia Ora. This was their second trip to the islands and they traveled over Valentine’s Day. How romantic! As Barbara wrote to us, “What a great way to spend Valentine’s Day… flying to Tahiti!”