Travel Advisory from French Polynesia: Yellow Fever

French Polynesia's (Tahiti) Health Authority has issued a health advisory for travelers arriving from South America and Sub-Saharan Africa into French Polynesia (Tahiti).   In Accordance with International Health Regulations, Yellow Fever vaccination is mandatory for all persons over 9-months…

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Secret Location: Le Sauvage – Hotel Kia Ora – Rangiroa

There are many wonderful, out of the way, and very special places to stay in the Islands of the South Pacific. I will be revealing them as we go along on our journey of discovery through the Islands of the…

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Tipping?

It is always surprising to clients when I explain  that tipping is not a tradition in most South Pacific cultures. I will speak as the Polynesians think in such locations as the Cook Islands, Samoa, Tonga, and French Polynesia, which includes Bora…

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