Top 10 Experiences Sailing French Polynesia
French Polynesia

Top 10 Experiences Sailing French Polynesia

We LOVED sailing French Polynesia. It is, hands-down, my favorite country we’ve been to, although David wavers between Nova Scotia (Canada) and French Polynesia (which are so different it’s like apple to oranges). It amazes me that it’s the longest we’ve been in one country but we didn’t even scratch the surface of some places (like the…

Bora Bora Anchorages
French Polynesia

Bora Bora Anchorages

An easy sail from Taha’a led us to Bora Bora. It’s exciting to be in a place known worldwide for its beauty, romantic, and exoticism. And it did not disappoint.  Bora Bora has some amazing anchorages, definitely in the top 10 of French Polynesia. To’opua 1 Anchorage We started by entering the only pass and…

Rotoava, Fakarava: Snorkeling & Black Pearls
French Polynesia

Rotoava, Fakarava: Snorkeling & Black Pearls

Fakarava is a fabled and idyllic location in the South Pacific. it’s well-known for its abundant underwater life, clear water, and excellent diving conditions. Fortunately, Rotoava, the village on Fakarava, provides a good base for travelers. Getting to Rotoava There are flights from Tahiti to Rotoava three times a week on Air Tahiti. Or, you…