Air Tahiti Nui is launching flights from Sydney to Tahiti. Susan Gough Henly discovers why you simply must book a flight.
Further afield from Bora Bora lies a true South Seas paradise of turquoise lagoons and white powdery sands, Rob Woodburn writes.
Tahiti is hot, in more ways than one.
Tanya Lake learns the tricks of swimming with sharks and other creatures in Tahiti.
Tahiti, with its blue lagoons, palm-fringed beaches and tropical abundance, is our idea of paradise. Mark Chipperfield grabs his slice.
Susan Briggs misses out on an encounter with a frisky manta ray.
The scenery, climate and value for money was an eye-opener for Kerry-Anne Walsh.
Photos: You too can enjoy a holiday at the French Polynesian paradise where Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban spent their honeymoon.
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.