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The cho-cho gratin !

Generally called « chayote », « chuchu » or « christophine », the cho-cho is an edible plant belonging to the gourd family (i.e. cucurbitaceae), native from Mexico. Etymologically, it comes from the Spanish term [...]

The cho-cho gratin !

The Maoa, tiny shell of the reef

The Maoa, tiny shell of the reef : The turbo marmoratus, also called gastropod shell or green turbo, is a small shell of the turbinidae family, which can be found [...]

The Maoa, tiny shell of the reef

I have tested for you… a seaplane flight in Tahiti

    Alexandra's experience...   A sign is flashing on my computer screen, a new email in my mailbox. “You are invited to a seasplane scenic flight with Tahiti [...]

I have tested for you… a seaplane flight in Tahiti

The Ōpūnohu Ancestors’ trail and the 3 Pinus Col

The island of Moorea is known for its beautiful lagoon, white sand beaches, its ma'a tahiti at the edge of the water, diving spots, and countless water activities, among [...]

The Ōpūnohu Ancestors’ trail and the 3 Pinus Col

The ukulele world record

  Emmanuel's experience...   The ukulele and its world records The ukulele is a strong symbol of the local culture. It is the most representative instrument of our islands, [...]

The ukulele world record

Polynesian names

Polynesian names: tradition and meaning   Culture has a central part in French Polynesia. Indeed, it is strongly present in many aspects of the local population's life. The local [...]

Polynesian names

Flowers of French Polynesia

The local flowers, quite a history   The islands of French Polynesia are a flowery paradise. The high islands are particularly filled with beautiful flowers. Full of colors, just [...]

Flowers of French Polynesia