If you needed proof that French Polynesia is a family friendly destination, here it is. Reality TV couple Giuliana and Bill Rancic just took their 15-month-old son Duke to the islands over the holiday weekend.
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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
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
Earlier this month, KING 5’s Evening Magazine headed for warmer weather and visited the islands of Tahiti, Moorea and Bora Bora. Hosts Meeghan Black and Saint Bryan took viewers along for the ride as they experienced a range of adventures—everything from swimming with sharks and stingrays in Bora Bora to eating from the local food trucks in Papeete, Tahiti. Check out the videos below! Read more
Did you catch the season premiere of The Amazing Race? Contestants went skydiving over the island of Bora Bora and the view was spectacular! If you missed it, you can watch it here. This Sunday is another exciting episode in Bora Bora, and here’s a sneak peek of what’s to come! Read more
We’re so excited to watch the season premiere of The Amazing Race this Sunday! Teams will face a number of challenges in Bora Bora and we’re just now getting an idea of what those are. First things first, here’s a scenic shot of Bora Bora courtesy of CBS.
Last year, celebrity chef and Food Network host Giada De Laurentiis went to Bora Bora for her special, “Giada in Paradise,” where she explores food and culture from her favorite worldwide vacation destinations. The episode originally aired on January 15th, 2012, but don’t worry if you missed it because we have a few clips and recipes from the show! Also, the Cooking Channel is still airing her adventures, so check your local listings and you may catch a repeat. Read more
Set your DVRs! The island of Moorea will be featured on HGTV’s House Hunters International on Wednesday, February 6th at 10:30 p.m. E/P. The episode follows Paul and Suzanne Sloan as they pack up and leave Los Angeles for French Polynesia. In an interview with Islands Magazine, Paul said the discussion to move “only took three minutes.” Surely the process of moving wasn’t quite as easy, but be sure to watch and find out! Read more