Bora Bora – French Polynesia

| August 21, 2012 | 0 Comments

Streaming in the Island of Bora Bora – French Polynesia

            Bora Bora – French Polynesia is an island that belongs to the overseas collective of France. It is surrounded with a barrier reef and a lagoon and includes bits and pieces of a vanished volcano at the center of the island. It is a major tourist destination all over the world that is prominent for its aqua-centric luxury resorts. The island obtains most of their products from the abundance of coconut trees and sea foods. The original name of the island is Pora Pora, a Tahitian language which means “First Born”. However, the visitors misheard it.

At the present time, the island is almost dependent on tourism. A number of resorts have been built for the last few years on islands surrounding the lagoon. The first over-the-water bungalows were built in Bora Bora  as a standard feature of the resorts. The quality of the bungalows rages from the most luxurious to cheapest basic accommodations.

What to Do in Bora Bora

Most of the tourist destinations that you can enjoy in the island are aqua-centric. Popular water activities include scuba diving and snorkelling. Since a number of shark and rays species surround the waters, only a few dive operators offer shark feeding dives and manta ray dives on the island. It is also possible to visit land-based attractions such as the World War II cannons. You can reach the island through Air Tahiti with five to six flights daily. Public transports are not available in the island. You need to make use of bicycles and rental cars to get around the island. You can also hire small fun-cars. In addition, a new-made motu has been added to the corner of lagoon on St. Regis Resort.

What to Expect When in Bora Bora

The costs of everything in Bora Bora  may defy what is in your imagination. Thus, it is very important to buy as much as possible before you go there. If you want to cater for yourself, shop for groceries beforehand. If you need something while you are in the island, there are medium grocery stores in Vaitape known as Chin Lee. Chin Lee offers affordable drinks and foods. On the other hand, black pearls are the specialty of the island. It is popularly known as Tahitian Black Pearl. They are indigenous to the remote areas of lagoon. It has become an exotic gem that sought after by famous celebrities and aficionados of pearls. The most popular place to buy these beautiful gems is The Farm, located at the Bora Bora Farm Company. You can even make your own Black Pearl jewellery there.

This beach has a lot of things to offer to tourists like you. If you want to enjoy the beach, hop in one island to another, or experience a whole new occurrence, Visit the island. You will certainly not regret every moment you spend in this beautiful island resort.

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