Bora Bora

Bora Bora – the leading lady of the Society Islands – plays host to some of the worlds most impressive overwater bungalows. The island’s very name is byword for all things romantic and many of Bora Bora’s most renowned hotels are located on the islets (motu) surrounding the islands gin-clear lagoon with breath-taking views towards the majestic peak of Mount Otemanu – Bora Bora’s highest mountain. Lush mountainous landscapes are protected from the ocean by a coral ring which forms a barrier reef – hence the existence of iridescent lagoons where the lighter turquoise and emerald waters contrast with the darker blues of the ocean.

See French Polynesia from another angle…

12th April 2019
by Melissa MacSween

The overwater bungalows which hang over an impossibly turquoise lagoon are an iconic image in The Islands of Tahiti. While staying in one is an incredible experience and something you must do if you visit Tahiti, travel specialist Melissa MacSween explains that it’s not the only way to explore French Polynesia. Hop aboard a yacht […]

The 10 Most Romantic Secret Islands in the World

9th April 2019
by Grace Wright

From Mozambique to the Maldives, Tahiti to Thailand, we’ve scanned the globe to bring you our 10 most romantic secret islands in the world! The pearl of the South Pacific The Brando, Tahiti The Brando is a luxury hotel on French Polynesia’s private island of Tetiaroa. The Brando is home to remote reefs, beautiful beaches […]

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