Are YOU a Truffler?

Have you ever hunted for truffles? No? really? You can hunt for truffles in Europe, but it is waaaaayyyyy more fun in Australia! Particularly during the festival for the truffles! Well wine, too, but focus now on Truffles! Do you…

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5- Easy Steps to Begin Your South Pacific Travel Planning

I promised simple and I mean it. Psst...this works for any trip and particularly for the South Pacific! It can be overwhelming trying to plan for a South Pacific trip as there are so many options, destinations, islands, and accommodation.…

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New Sunscreens and Why You Need Them – Our Oceans

I am always looking for ways to protect our environment. Traveling a lot into the South Pacific, I particularly want to help reduce the chemicals and plastics being introduced into our world's oceans. Did you know that it is estimated…

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PSSST! A Little Hideaway!

Vahine Island on Taha'a is a small, very special resort... There are few places in the world and particularly in French Polynesia (known as Tahiti) where you can walk from your bungalow into the warm waters of the Pacific to…

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Untouched Polynesia – Maupiti

Like Bora Bora, this high island is slowly entering its atoll phase, leaving white sandbanks in the middle of the lagoon. Still saved from tourism, you will not find any deluxe resorts here but traditional family pensions. Nor will you find big restaurants,…

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Tikehau’s Ninamu Resort

Ninamu Resort on Tikehau, was originally a surfer's resort. Now a resort for all travelers from 2010, Ninamu is a wonderful eco-lodge nestled on the Motu (islet) formerly called Tavararo. A pristine and picturesque setting, Ninamu Resort's beautiful and charming…

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Ready? Set! “Snoopy Dance!”

My whole focus for each traveler is to help them create an itinerary that results in them doing their "Snoopy Dance" when they arrive into the islands. "Snoopy dance?" I hear you ask, well, okay I am dating myself here,…

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The South Pacific Trade Winds are Coming! Let’s GO!

Ahhhh! South Pacific breezes! One of the first questions most travelers ask me is "When is a good time to travel to the islands?" The answer is from April / May through to the end of October or middle of…

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