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Backpacking Bora Bora on a Budget

Backpacking Bora Bora on a Budget

True beauty and paradise, Bora Bora is know worldwide as the luxury destination but backpacking Bora Bora, on a budget, is now becoming possible.
Air Tahiti Multi Island Flight Pass

Air Tahiti Multi Island Flight Pass

Flying is the easiest way to experience French Polynesia. With the Air Tahiti Multi Island flight pass you can visit various islands for a discounted price.
Hiking Mount Teurafaatiu

Hiking Mount Teurafaatiu

This breathtaking hike up Mount Teurafaatiu on the tiny island of Maupiti offers some of the best views, hands down, in the whole South Pacific.
Taking Cargo Boats around French Polynesia

Taking Cargo Boats around French Polynesia

So you want to take Cargo Boats around French Polynesia? Cargo boat travel is possible but it is slightly difficult. Fortunately this post covers a few tricks I learned when backpacking around French Polynesia.
Getting Robbed in French Polynesia

Getting Robbed in French Polynesia

Getting robbed while traveling is something that happens more frequent than not but I was not expecting it the night it happened in French Polynesia.
Hotel Kia Ora Resort

Hotel Kia Ora Resort

Our time at the Hotel Kia Ora Resort, on Raingiroa, was two days of pure relaxing bliss. This was the highlight of my two month French Polynesia Adventure.
My French Polynesia Adventure Part 2 - The Tuamotu Islands

My French Polynesia Adventure Part 2 – The Tuamotu Islands

The Tuamotu Islands are a collection of long, flat atolls, which are mostly barren and surround by a harsh ocean reef. Known mostly for fantastic diving.
My French Polynesia Adventure Part 1 - The Society Islands

My French Polynesia Adventure Part 1 – The Society Islands

Home to honeymooners and luxury, I tried to explore the Society Islands on a backpackers budget, making this my first stop in French Polynesia.
Spending two months in French Polynesia

Spending two months in French Polynesia

As travel time goes one month in a country is a long time, so spending two months in French Polynesia, an expensive island destination,...
Downside to My French Polynesia Backpacking Adventure

Downside to My French Polynesia Backpacking Adventure

French Polynesia is the most exclusive, expensive and beautiful place I have ever been in the world. This area basically coined the term over water bungalows but my French Polynesia backpacking adventure was not all beauty.