Eclipse ©Tahitipresse C. Durocher

Solar Eclipse over Tahiti

On the morning of the 11th July, 2010, French Polynesia set the scene for an exceptionally long solar eclipse. An unusual phenomenon which attracted more than 5...
Coral reefs encircling Polynesia’s lagoons - © Antoine

Blooming Coral

Despite global warming, coral reefs encircling Polynesia’s lagoons are showing great tenacity. Diving in the lagoons of these remote islands will give you an op...
Motu Pae’o - Rangiroa Lagoon - © P. Bacchet

Lagoons, a world apart

The French Polynesia is home to one of the largest collections of coral lagoons in the world. Uniting the land with the ocean with supernatural shapes and color...