It pays to cut yourself off from civilisation for a while - preferably on a tiny island paradise.
Tahiti looks nice, so said the long-running ad. Well, actually no - it looks spectacular.
Get stranded on the island that's like Bora Bora 40 years ago, without the price tags.
Craig Tansley takes on man-eating sharks on a sailing cruise through Tahiti's Society Islands.
A perfect hotel in what must be one of the most dazzlingly beautiful islands in the world.
There's only one way to reach the world's most remote island paradise and it's not what you'd expect.
I am learning to speak French and would like to visit somewhere in the Pacific. Any ideas?
Blue lagoons and mystic mountains are just part of the allure of French Polynesia.
Welcome to the most beautiful place on earth, if white sand beaches, crystal clear waters and palm trees swaying in the breeze are your thing. If you're looking for paradise, your search is over. Further afield from its most photographed spot, Bora Bora, surfers flock to the great waves of Teahupoo, but you'll also discover black sand beaches, waterfall-laden mountains and a celebrated local culture.