I have tested for you… an immersion in the Hakaui Valley

Nanihi's experience   For the world travelers as well as for us Polynesians, the Marquesas Islands are probably the most fascinating and intimidating islands throughout the 5 Archipelagos. Located [...]

I have tested for you… an immersion in the Hakaui Valley

I have tested for you… the Heiva i Tahiti !

  Caroline tested for you...   More rustling, dancers out of breath, a bead of sweat stooding out on a forehead which drops in the to’ere hurly-burly. The wild [...]

I have tested for you… the Heiva i Tahiti !

The taro, the Polynesian potato

  Caroline tells you about...   With rice, uru and puatoro, taro is necessity in Polynesia. Just try to take it off our hands… Part of our daily life, [...]

The taro, the Polynesian potato

The re’a moeruru, the vahine’s shampoo

  Caroline tells you about... Archetypal symbol of femininity, hair happen to have an essential role in the Polynesian culture. Whether it is long, silky, thick, sleek [...]

The re’a moeruru, the vahine’s shampoo

The Tiare ‘Aute, the Tahitian hibiscus

  Caroline tells you about...   « Tiare au mau, te tiare aute Aue o te au e, te uvaa vaa te ahiahi e Oteaue la tapiri mai E au [...]

The Tiare ‘Aute, the Tahitian hibiscus

The traditional “bonbon cerette”

  Caroline tells you about... The "bonbon cerette"   You’ve been raised with your Skippy Peanut Butter ? Here, in Tahiti, we have been growing up with our traditional « bonbon [...]

The traditional “bonbon cerette”

“Te Vanira”, history and benefits of this great aroma!

Cookies, cakes and other pastries would not be the same without the sweet touch of vanilla and its flavoured vanillin aroma. “Te Vanira”, its beauty and delicated scent   [...]

“Te Vanira”, history and benefits of this great aroma!

Discovering the marine turtles of French Polynesia

Let’s discover a majestical creature living in the Polynesian waters, the mysterious turtle. Turtle's in French Polynesia   The turtle, Honu in tahitian, is a strong symbol of French [...]

Discovering the marine turtles of French Polynesia

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

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