Perfect white-sand beaches give way to azure waters where tropical-colored fish animate the coral gardens and giant manta rays glide leisurely past.Read More
Blue lagoons, dancers in grass skirts, juicy seafood and balmy breezes make the islands of French Polynesia a holiday dream come true. So much so, that Bora Bora and Tahiti are one of the most popular honeymoon destinations in the world.Read More
Just under an hour’s flight from Tahiti or Moorea lies the island of Bora Bora, The Island of Romance. With its emerald isles rising from the turquoise waters and Mount Otemanu majestically rising like a castle from its midst no wonder people fall in love at first sight with this magical place. With its Indigenous name meaning “first born”, legend has it that this was the first island to arise after the mythical creation of what is now known as Hawaii. Known best for its spectacular overwater bungalows, Bora Bora has been a dream destination for lovers from all over the words for many decades.Read More
Tahiti is an intoxicating mix of natural splendour and some of the world’s most incredible hotels. Angie Kelly goes island hopping to road test three of the best.Read More
Just 36 hours on this droplet of natural splendour is enough to send Angie Kelly's gush-o-meter into full tilt.
There are only two places on earth so far that have brought me to the brink of tears. One was a sunny vineyard in Provence, though that had as much to do with the wine as the setting; the other was this tropical dot of loveliness in French Polynesia.
Once upon a time, Tahiti was the ultimate couples’ paradise, but now one of the world’s most romantic destinations is also family friendly. It is not just honeymooners but mum, dad and the kids you’ll see strolling hand in hand along a perfect beach.Read More