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Top 5 reasons to visit Tahiti with Paul Gauguin:

1.) All inclusive cruising is the best way to see the most and spend less. Tahiti is an expensive place to visit when you consider the accommodations, dining and travel in between the various islands. 398 more words


C’est Si Bon

It’s hard to talk about French Polynesia without resorting to cliches. Craggy mountains with lush moss-green slopes, shallow intense-blue lagoons teeming with colourful fish, atolls with palm trees swaying in the breeze, hibiscus flowers, smiling people: it really does look like every postcard or brochure you have ever seen. 1,861 more words


Tahiti Blues

It was Saturday evening and the last place I had expected to find myself was in a cell in the main police station in downtown Papeete, capital city on Tahiti in French Polynesia. 475 more words

A generous passenger-freighter combo

At first glance, you have to say that the Aranui 5 is just an odd-looking ship. However, take a closer look and you discover this is the ultimate in freighter/passenger ships. 326 more words

Ports And Bows

Quinn's Tahitian Hut - by Paul J. Stam

I woke up in the middle of the night and started thinking back to my sailing days; specifically about Quinn’s bar.

Quinn’s was the quintessential South Sea’s bar. 458 more words


Pose x Dabs & Myla - New Piece in Papeete, Tahiti

As street art fans from around the globe know, the Tahiti Graffiti Competition recently went down and along with that, a ton of amazing murals. One of our favourites in particular is a collaboration between graffiti artists… 26 more words


Winners. Ono'u 2015. Papeete, Tahiti.

Third Place: Gent48:

2nd Place: John Kaye:

1st Place: Phat1:

Congrats to everyone who participated in Ono’u 2015! Everyone is a winner. 21 more words

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