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  1. Indulge in French luxury in the PacificRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    Surprisingly, friends and family think the French-speaking archipelago is somewhere near Tahiti in French Polynesia, not a mere 2 -hour flight from Sydney, or leisurely two-day cruise with Carnival Spirit, which is how I arrived on a sunny winter's morning to the Melanesian islands laden with calorie-rich pastries, French wine and cheese.

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    Yesterday | Encyclopaedia Britannica

    ... , or Austral, Islands, situated 450 miles (720 km) south of Tahiti, make up the southernmost part of French Polynesia. This chain of four islands, with the addition of the isolated island of Rapa in the southeast and the uninhabited Marotiri and ...

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  3. New Zealand + Tahiti = A Unique South Pacific GetawayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Budget Travel

    ... Tahiti (it's about eight hours from Los Angeles and less than six hours from Auckland), the main island in French Polynesia, for three or four nights. Spend some time exploring Papeete, the island's main city, stay at a luxury resort with an ...

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  4. HNL office passes donation on to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Samoa News

    Brand new hooded sweaters originally intended for Samoa, are going "where its needed the most" according to Afimutasi Gus Hannemann, director of the ASG Office in Honolulu, after a business associate made the donation to ASG.

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  5. Top 5 Private Islands You Can Rent for your honeymoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Examiner.com

    ... is a frequent getaway destination of many celebrities, athletes, politicians, and artists. 5. Motu Tane, French Polynesia The island was bought by Francois Nars after spending some holidays off in Bora Bora. Located just across the famous island of ...

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  6. Photos of the Day: Aug. 26Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Wall Street Journal

    An injured fighter of the Ukrainian national guard's paramilitary Donbas battalion lies on the floor after a fight with separatist militants in the town of Ilovaisk, some 30 miles from Donetsk, Ukraine.

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  7. Sailing Vessel Tlingit Wins 2014 Rum Doodle RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Seward City News

    ... Off Tempo, a plucky 30-foot cruiser, not a racer, has sailed from Seattle to Mexico across the Pacific to French Polynesia, to New Zealand, to the Marshall Islands north to Dutch Harbor to Resurrection Bay where she plans to winter. With her weighty ...

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  8. The Marquesas: My South Pacific home away from homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | McGill Reporter

    The Marquesas are a remote group of volcanic islands located in the middle of the Pacific Ocean, on the northeastern edge of French Polynesia.

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  9. Photos of the DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | SFGate

    We have re-imagined our design in a bold new way. Before we roll it out for everyone, we are giving select readers an opportunity to try out the new design.

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  10. French Polynesia: Freighter to paradiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... interrupted by excited female voices from below. Have sharks been spotted? They're common in the waters of French Polynesia. But when I jump up to see what's going on, I find out that two French women are scrimmaging over a chair! No sharks, at ...

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  11. Six suspects in huge Tahiti pearl...Read the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | Samoa News

    Reports from French Polynesia say four employees of the territory's top pearl dealer have been charged with stealing more than one million US dollars worth of black pearls.

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  12. Cruise Lines Offer New Surprises for Adventure-seeking TravelersRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | Travel Industry Wire

    ... limestone cliffs and rock formations during this exclusive offering. SCUBA Training and Certification in French Polynesia For treasures underneath the sea, Paul Gauguin Cruises ' m/s Paul Gauguin is the only luxury ship in the French Polynesian ...

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  13. Scotts Valley native to take off on ocean adventureRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 23 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... to sail their boat through the Caribbean Islands, across the Panama Canal and across the Pacific Ocean to French Polynesia. And they want to share the adventure with the world. Jordan Wicht, 27, and Desiree Golen, 28, of Key West, Florida are ...

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  14. How does internationalisation work for online retailers?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | Econsultancy

    ... nice surprises within the mix. Some countries even with small populations, such as Bermuda, Guadeloupe and French Polynesia, are doing very well. Other countries had good sales, but have had to be paused until delivery issues are sorted out. Spend ...

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  15. Hawaii on the Cheap? Or where should we go for our 10-year anniversaryRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 21 | Ask MetaFilter

    ... For our one-year anniversary (which also served as out honeymoon) we spent three weeks traveling all around French Polynesia by boat. I'd like something of that caliber. Things we like: the beach hiking nature seclusion and privacy from tourists ...

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  16. ZBB Energy: Attractive Relative Valuation, Strong Demand Tailwind And Multiple Near-Term CatalystsRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 21 | Seeking Alpha

    ... diesel generators. This solution can be found in a wide range of applications, from a luxury eco-resort in French Polynesia to forward operating bases, where it could potentially save lives by eliminating the need to transport fuel through hostile ...

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  17. Pacific Community Launches a new Web-based Map of Epidemic AlertsRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Directions Magazine

    ... and territories: American Samoa, Australia, Cook Islands, Federated States of Micronesia, Fiji, France, French Polynesia, Guam, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Nauru, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Niue, Northern Mariana Islands, Palau, Papua New Guinea, ...

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  18. Rapa Iti: from Europe to the ends of the EarthRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | PressReleasePoint

    ... living in this slice of paradise are also EU citizens. Rapa Iti is the southernmost inhabitable island of French Polynesia and as it is a French overseas country, the people living there are also EU citizens. Some 400 people live on the island, ...

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  19. Atelier Leseine Debuts Men's Lines in Two New Jewelry CollectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | PRWeb

    ... men celebrating their masculinity through the intensity of the Tahitian black pearl. Spending time in French Polynesia taught Leseine the stories behind the Tahitian motifs on a carved pearl, the value of owning such a pearl, how it reflected your ...

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  20. PC launches a new web-based map of epidemic alertsRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Scoop

    ... and territories: American Samoa, Australia, Cook Islands, Federated States of Micronesia, Fiji, France, French Polynesia, Guam, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Nauru, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Niue, Northern Mariana Islands, Palau, Papua New Guinea, ...

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