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Exploring the Beautiful Island of Bora Bora



Exploring the Beautiful Island of Bora Bora View large version Whenever you go visiting the islands of French Polynesia, do not forget about Bora Bora. James Michener, the famous novelist, was the first to say that this island is the most beautiful in the world, and he may not be too far away from the truth. A trip to Bora Bora is certainly worth your time, and you will see why its natural beauties are so appreciated.

You will find it fairly easy to discover a place to stay in Bora Bora. The island is populated with different accommodation options, and one of the most important is the Four Season hotel and resort. This is a very new hotel opened in Bora Bora, and the facilities opened for guests are considered to be unique. Other operations include Hilton, Sofitel, and InterContinental. There are also many others that are not included in international chains and are operated by locals. As far as transportation on the island is concerned, there are some ways to see Bora Bora. One is by car, but, because the island road is not very long, you can explore it by bicycle or scooter. You can embark on an adventure, if you choose to leave from Vaitape Wharf, and travel around the west coast. During your trip, you will get the chance to see Pahia and Otemanu Mountains that used to be active volcanoes. If you like, you can embark on a guided tour, as well. For instance Otemanu Tours offers the opportunity to travel in an open truck, so you can admire the views, totally unhindered.

When in Bora Bora, you will have the great opportunity to see one of the most beautiful lagoons in the world, with breathtaking tones of blue that vary throughout the say. Because of the waters that surround the island, there are water sports to enjoy. For instance, you can travel to Matira Beach, renowned for its secluded shore. Here you can catch some tan, or do some swimming. Scuba diving is also among the most popular sports in Bora Bora. This way, you will be able to enjoy the amazing underwater world, rich in tropical fish, corals and reefs. Manta rays can also be spotted. Try registering with one of the most important diving centers in Bora Bora, you will not regret it.

Snorkeling near the coral reefs in the lagoon is one of the best ways to explore the underwater wonders. Other tours can take you on a canoe ride around the island, and some can provide you with some amazing shark feeding. Letís not forget about the Lagoonarium, where guests can swim around these amazing creatures.

You will never feel hungry in Bora Bora, because there are plenty of amazing restaurants to choose from. French cuisine is served in many of them, and the romantic ambience is also largely appreciated. Enjoy a glass of wine and the tasty dishes, while having a relaxing afternoon. There are also plenty of other dishes, besides French that you can try.



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