French Polynesia

French Polynesia Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for French Polynesia.

Results 1 - 20 of 483 in French Polynesia

  1. Journey South: Patagonia & AntarcticaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Coast Reporter

    ... Coast Group Chartered Accountants in Sechelt, she loves to travel. Her travels have found her snorkeling in French Polynesia's azure waters, crammed into Moscow's subway, dabbling her toes in the Beaufort Sea, lost in Venice's alleys, and watching ...

    Comment?

  2. Raphael Bernard has been appointed Director of Sales & Marketing...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Hospitality Net

    InterContinental Hotels Group PLC Broadwater Park Denham, Buckinghamshire, UB9 5HR United Kingdom Phone: +44 871 942 Fax: +44 871 942 9101 Visit Website Raphael Bernard has been appointed Director of Sales & Marketing North America at InterContinental French Polynesia in Fountain Valley - CA, USA InterContinental Resorts French Polynesia and Maitai Hotels has promoted Raphael Bernard to the role of Director of Sales & Marketing North America. Bernard's responsibilities encompass all North America sales and marketing efforts for the InterContinental Resorts French Polynesia and Maitai Hotels in French Polynesia.

    Comment?

  3. Easter Island's Carnival magic seduces locals, touristsRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 22 | Art Daily

    ... -- poses on a float decorated with huge wooden octopuses. People originally from the Marquesas Islands in French Polynesia play large pahu drums, while the Rapa Nui prefer horse jaws that make a light sound close to maracas when the teeth hit one ...

    Comment?

  4. Entangled humpback whale freedRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 22 | Dear Kitty

    Along the majestic islands of French Polynesia , host Jeff Corwin explores one of the largest ocean sanctuaries on earth and comes face to face with a family of Humpback whales . Jeff investigates whale biology, conservation, and witnesses the special bond between a protective mother and her precocious calf.

    Comment?

  5. The Search for Signs of Hawaiian LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    FAR SHAVE Jordan and Ann Popper had just disembarked from the Holland America Line ship the Statendam and were greeted by a Hawaii-style shave ice stand. The HonoA lulu couple stayed in Bora Bora, French Polynesia, over the New Year's holiday.

    Comment?

  6. Paul Gauguin 7 Night Oceania & South Pacific Cruise from Papeete,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Travel Weekly

    ... Seas, the 332-passenger Paul Gauguin began service in January 2010 under Pacific Beachcomber, owner of French Polynesia's InterContinental hotels. It was built in France in 1998 and is based year-round in French Polynesia. The 19,200-ton, 513-ft ...

    Comment?

  7. Honeymoon Paradise for LessRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Budget Travel

    ... we'd see the Acropolis in Athens, swing through the Piedmont region of Italy to sample Barolos, stop in French Polynesia to admire exotic birds from an overwater bungalow, take the train to the South of France for aromatherapy in fields of lavender, ...

    Comment?

  8. World cruises appeal to adventurers who are in it for the long haulRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Los Angeles Times

    When I caught up with Keith and Anne Marie Steiner, the morning sun had just topped Tahiti's lush volcanic peaks, throwing shafts of golden light across the deck of the Crystal Serenity. The couple were about to go ashore at their first stop in French Polynesia.

    Comment?

  9. New Zealand Rugby says mosquito-transmitted disease in Samoa won't threaten Apia test matchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... to dengue fever, have been reported in Samoa over the last six months. Of the estimated 69,000 cases in French Polynesia, nine people have died from the illness. Deaths are rare, however, with most people overcoming potential fever, joint and muscle ...

    Comment?

  10. Deal watch: South Pacific, Caribbean cruises on saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | USA Today

    ... Seattle-based Paul Gauguin Cruises, a subsidiary of Pacific Beachcomber SC, which owns several resorts in French Polynesia. In 2012, the Paul Gauguin was given a major refit that saw the addition of suites on aft Deck 7 and balconies to cabins on ...

    Comment?

  11. Going Pro: How Photographer Bob Krist Went From 'All the World's ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Shutterbug

    ... to see Gilka with ten story ideas that would take him to all the wonderful places he wanted to go, like French Polynesia and the islands of the South Pacific. "And, of course, they were the assignments the top Geographic shooters would get," Krist ...

    Comment?

  12. Powerfully Healthy Dining TrendsRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Hotel Interactive

    To pass the Bot Test , please type the white text that you see in the gray box. This helps us prevent spammers from abusing the system.

    Comment?

  13. Lindsay Lohan puts on a stylish display as she steps out in LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Daily Mail

    ... last month after being cured of the mosquito-borne Chikungunya virus, which she picked up on holiday in French Polynesia. She has also made a series of high-profile appearances, including a spoof Super Bowl commercial for Esurance and being ...

    Comment?

  14. Diver Creates Alien Landscape In New VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | 700WLW Cincinnati

    Well-known freediver Guillaume Nery and his wife, director Julie Gautier, have created a visual art piece called "Ocean Gravity". In the video Nery rides a French Polynesian riptide through Tiputa Pass, a hot spot for divers.

    Comment?

  15. Pacific island ecosystem to be captured in online modelRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | SciDev.Net

    The entire ecosystem of Mo'orea, a volcanic island in French Polynesia, will be captured in a computer model that seeks to understand how climate change and human activities affect the local environment . Last month, an international group of researchers started feeding decades of Mo'orea research from various fields into a computer-based model of the 132 square kilometre island.

    Comment?

  16. French Polynesia's beauty can be overwhelmingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | Canada.com

    French Polynesia is just eight hours from Los Angeles - but ensconced in the Four Seasons BoraBora or the Brando resort, it's worlds away. If the Garden of Eden's residents lived in bliss, here must be the modern equivalent.

    Comment?

  17. Lindsay Lohan dons luxurious fur coat as she dines out with male pal in LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | Daily Mail

    ... last month after being cured of the mosquito-borne Chikungunya virus, which she picked up on holiday in French Polynesia. The Mean Girls star has made a series of high-profile appearances, including a spoof Super Bowl commercial for Esurance and ...

    Comment?

  18. 12 most romantic isles in the South PacificRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | CNN

    ... rush: Swimming with rays, sharks and dolphins. Hot hotel: Hilton Moorea Lagoon Resort and Spa , Papetoai, French Polynesia; +689 44 55 1111 A huge volcanic hunk drenched in rainforest and surrounded by a wildlife-rich lagoon, "Raro" is the spitting ...

    Comment?

  19. How to Choose Where to Honeymoon Based on Your Favorite DrinkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Bride's Magazine

    ... What's in It: Rum, passion fruit juice, orange juice, lime juice, simple syrup We suggest: Bora Bora, French Polynesia Stay at: Four Seasons Bora Bora is made up of those over-water bungalows that are part of everyone's South Pacific fantasy. If you ...

    Comment?

  20. Gauguin and Bonnard: Art to Lift Winter GloomRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Wall Street Journal

    ... and works from Gauguin's Pont-Aven period, but focuses on the paintings from his two extended stays in French Polynesia between 1891 and his death in 1903, when he gave free rein to the flat planes of explosive color that led to the Fauves, Matisse ...

    Comment?