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Moorea Moorea Island is a paradise for honeymooners. The reason for this is in the fact the shape of the island resembles a heart, so this place has become a popular venue for wedding ceremonies. The wedding queue usually estimates one year here, numerous special excursions are arranged for newlyweds, and hotel rooms are decorated in a matchless romantic style. It is worth mentioning that the conducting of wedding ceremonies is performed in strict accordance with ancient traditions and customs. The newlyweds receive a so called certificate written on palm bark. However, this document has no legal power, so the complete ceremony is a purely symbolic act.
Moorea Island is extremely popular with honeymooners. This can be easily explained by the fact that the shape of this picturesque island resembles a heart. The resort regularly holds … Open
The resort also draws attention of beach lovers. The coast here is clear and calm, and numerous diving schools are ready to greet dozens of visitors every day. The rest on a hot beach can be combined with walks in shady tropics, the guides will get you acquainted with the inhabitants of the local flora and fauna. You can also visit the dolphin show – this is a truly fascinating performance. Sea fishing lovers will surely enjoy overnight trips on boats. You can also look at the inhabitants of the deep sea during your trip on a boat with glass bottom that allows watching bright rainbow fish and corals.
Visitors with adventurous nature will also find entertainment in Moorea. They can make an excursion to the Shark feeding park and feed real sharks from their own hands. Not far away from the beach area is located a cozy village named Tiki. Its inhabitants usually organize dance performances for the guests of the resort. In order to explore the island better and see the true power of the tropics, you can make a ride on a helicopter or a canoe. Moorea is a tropical paradise and a beautiful corner of nature. Copyright
Although many people are visiting the island due to its picturesque coastline and remarkable entertainment venues, Moorea is also a great place for all fans of outdoor activities. The island … Open
The island has many interesting natural sights and lookouts where you can organize a rich program of outdoor activities. In the very heart of the island is the Belvedere viewing platform with its wonderful panoramic view of Opunohu Bay and Cook's Bay. All travelers can reach the viewing platform on foot or go on an exciting jeep&ATV tour. Not far from the Belvedere is an interesting historical attraction - the ruins of an ancient Polynesian temple.
Moorea Climbing to the Magic Mountain, on the top of which there is another great viewpoint, is extremely popular among hikers. It offers a great view of the entire island's northern coast. In clear weather, you can even see small Motus islets located near the coast.
Having finished with sightseeing tours, most travelers spend the rest of the day at the island’s breathtaking beaches. They are fully equipped for a comfortable stay and all kinds of … Open
The island of Moorea accommodates the extraordinary Tiki Theater Village cultural center stylized as a classical Tahitian village. Villages like this one were discovered by the first European colonizers. Each of the beautiful thatched huts houses a mini-museum devoted to one of the directions of the national culture. Here, visitors can learn the art of wood and stone carving, make a traditional temporary tattoo with natural plants, and also observe how local artisans produce traditional musical instruments. You can also see a small floating hut in which special clams with black pearls are farmed.
Moorea One of the Moorea visitors' favorite recreation areas is Lagoonarium. This is the name of a beautiful fenced lagoon inhabited by rare species of rays, sea turtles, and exotic fish. Every day, employees of the marine reserve feed stingrays. At certain times, tourists are allowed to swim in the lagoon. Stingrays are absolutely safe for humans - you can touch them while bathing, and also make a lot of great photos.
1. Travelers can make calls to other cities and countries from phone booths available at all major state and entertainment institutions. Such booths accept only "Telecarte" plastic cards … Open
An interesting Moorea island's modern attraction is Jus de Fruits de Moorea juicy factory that was opened back in 1981. Today it offers informative tours, during which you can try fresh juices, as well as visit a small souvenir shop.
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From the series “The Most Beautiful Islands on the Planet”
There are about 16,000 people living on Moorea Island. Although there are no historical sites on the island, the local natural attractions are simply invaluable. The nature and hiking lovers can climb up the mountain Belvedere and appreciate the panorama of the island from the height, as well as the wonderfully beautiful Golfe Cooks and Opunohu. The beauty and harmony of the snow-white sandy beaches of Moore can hardly be described with the words. The island has a lot of wonderful beaches without any infrastructure. … Read further

Sightseeing in French Polynesia: things to see

Moorea Island is no less beautiful than Tahiti. This island is famous for its numerous sanctuaries. There are more than a hundred churches and cathedrals on the island, but besides that Moorea is a great place to see the beauty of nature in its splendour. The most famous destinations there include the Dolphin Centre, Vairoro Falls and Opunohu Bay. The bay is also an important historic site as that is the place where Captain Cook landed in 1769. … Open
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Hilton builds third luxury hotel in Kyoto

The Hilton Kyoto hotel will be attractive to a wide range of guests. Leisure travelers will appreciate the close proximity to famous attractions such as Heian and Yasaka Temples, the Kyoto Imperial Palace, and the scenic Gion Historical District. In a few minutes, guests can reach the metro stations, the path to the sights of interest will not take much time. Read this


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