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French Polynesia Newswire

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  1. Tahiti's wild side: More than a honeymoon hotspotRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Independent

    ... trip to three other French Polynesian islands: Moorea, Taha'a and that other bucket-list fantasy, Tahiti. French Polynesia's 118 islands are sprinkled like confetti across an area the size of Europe - 5.5 million square kilometres of ocean - and ...


  2. Incredible Aeriel Footage of Surfers in Teahupo'oRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday |

    In a new clip by the SURFING Magazine titled Teahupo'o: Du Ciel, we are treated to a never before seen ariel compilation of the infamous French Polynesia surf destination renowned for its break and glass-like waves. Calling on a drone to carry out the majority of the filming, the clip shows surfers and boats scaling the massive waves in and around a truly picturesque setting that gives some perspective to the power of such sporting destinations.


  3. New Japanese Weapons Bill Stirs Nuclear Anxiety In The PacificRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | Scoop

    A new bill due to be passed by Japan's diet next month could counteract the longstanding Japanese opposition against nuclear weapons. Japan's Defence Minister, Gen Nakatani, said that the bill would formally allow the military to transport nuclear weapons of foreign forces.


  4. Bikini clad Jennifer Aniston and new husband Justin Theroux indulge in yoga on honeymoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Daily Mail

    Bikini clad Jennifer Aniston and new husband Justin Theroux indulge in yoga and paddle boarding as they honeymoon in Bora Bora with 12 friends They might be adjusting to life as husband and wife, but newlyweds Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux didn't feel the need to honeymoon alone. Taking a trip to the Four Seasons resort at idyllic island Bora Bora, the loved up couple were joined by 12 of their friends, including Jen's Horrible Bosses co-star Jason Bateman, as they spent their time indulging in exercise.


  5. Justin Theroux says it feels different being married to Jennifer AnistonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 |

    Justin Theroux is no longer leading the life of an eligible bachelor. People reported on Aug. 26, 2015, Theroux says being married to Jennifer Aniston sure does feel different.


  6. How Art Collected By a Long-Lost Rockefeller Changed the Met Museum ForeverRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The New York Observer

    ... as art prior to his gift. A Male Figure (Tiki), (18th-early 19th century), from Mangareva, Gambier Islands, French Polynesia. The work was also part of the original Rockefeller collection. (Photo: The Met) "When an encyclopedic museum like the Met ...


  7. Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux's annual holiday plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 |

    The couple were joined on their recent honeymoon to French Polynesia by friends including Jimmy Kimmel and wife Molly McNearney, actors Jason Bateman and Tobey Maguire and their spouses Amanda Anka and Jennifer Mayer, and director Will Speck, and had so much fun, they're planning to do it again next year. A source said: "Jen and Justin now want to make an annual tradition of Bora Bora.


  8. Brown widow spider reported for the first time in TahitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | EurekAlert!

    ... Central America, North America, the Caribbean islands, and a host of Pacific islands. It was first found in French Polynesia in 2006, when it was discovered on the island of Moorea. It is believed that the spider makes its way from island to island ...


  9. Deal watch: South Pacific cruises on saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | 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 ...


  10. Foreign coins from 6 continents show up in fare boxesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | KOMO News

    ... different countries from six continents have made it onto the map. Island countries - Barbados, Cuba and French Polynesia to name a few - are well represented, too. "It's people putting in whatever they have in their pockets and calling it a fare," ...


  11. Joel Silver's Assistant Dies While Celebrating Jennifer Aniston's Honeymoon In Bora BoraRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 |

    Joel Silver's assistant and an associate producer, who attended Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux's honeymoon celebrations in Bora Bora, died in the French Polynesian country this week. Carmel Musgrove, 30, was found dead on a beach in Bora Bora on Thursday, according to a spokesperson for the filmmaker.


  12. Best places to take travel photosRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | The Mercury

    ... a motorcycle on all seven continents. After a lifetime of travel, much of it to the Poles, the islands of French Polynesia lift my soul and it's not just the tropical warmth but the Polynesian culture overlaid by the style of France and the most ...


  13. Cruise News: Giant ship Harmony of the Seas to have record-breaking waterpark on boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 |

    ... Caribbean islands before transiting the Panama Canal and steaming on to Ecuador and to the Marquesas in French Polynesia, Tahiti, Moorea and Bora Bora. The 56-night cruise to Sydney, Australia, is part of a 115-night, round- the world voyage which ...


  14. Joel Silver's assistant Carmel Musgrove found dead on Bora Bora beachRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Daily Mail

    Joel Silver's assistant found dead on Bora Bora beach - just days after Hollywood producer joined Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux on island for their honeymoon Silver, 63, had stayed in French Polynesia after joining Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux on their honeymoon, alongside other A-list friends Hollywood producer Joel Silver's assistant has been found dead on a Bora Bora beach - just days after Silver helped Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux to celebrate their nuptials on the island. Carmel Musgrove, 30, was on a vacation with Silver, 63 - who was among the celebrities invited to join Aniston and Theroux on their tropical honeymoon - and his family when the tragedy occurred.


  15. 'Black Wednesday' Inspires Commission RunRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | The Daily News

    ... sail along Vancouver Island. "I've been sailing for many years,'' he explains. "I've made trips to Tahiti, French Polynesia, and then I went to Fiji about two years ago, and we sailed from there to Vanuatu, which is literally stone age culture. It's ...


  16. Jennifer Aniston: 'My Wedding Was A Beautiful Private Moment'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 |

    ... they were attending the groom's 44th birthday party. The newlyweds subsequently jetted off to Bora Bora in French Polynesia for their honeymoon, and Aniston went back to work on Wednesday night (19Aug15) to attend the Los Angeles premiere of her ...


  17. Fact check: Does Australia have one of the 'highest loss of species anywhere in the world'?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | ABC News

    ... three countries have lost more animal species than Australia. Australia is fourth (behind USA, Mauritius, French Polynesia) across about 250 countries," he said. The Red List does not count territories of nations as part of the one entity. So ...


  18. Romance in air at top 15 honeymoon spotsRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 18 | The Standard

    "I always dreamt that I would marry in the Piazza del Campo in Siena and go on my honeymoon down the Amazon, up the Nile, on a gallop through the pyramids, to Nepal and Kerala, on a safari and finally to Lake Titicaca in Peru." The honeymoon spots embraced in this wish list from Jasmine Guinness designer, fashion model and heiress to the Guinness brewing fortune before her marriage in Ireland in 2006 are still popular tourist destinations.


  19. 'The Real Housewives of Orange County' Recap: Is Brooks Lying About Having Cancer?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | BuddyTV

    The ladies of The Real Housewives of Orange County are back from the French Polynesia, and despite having an overall nice time, it looks like they're bring their drama back to the OC. And although Vicki and Brooks may be over in real time , their relationship, and his cancer are still going strong in TV time.


  20. TV TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 |

    ... trouble and begins to doubt whether Jamal will be able to see them through the storm. (FX Canada) While in French Polynesia, the women travel to the island of Moorea, where they swim with sharks, but Meghan soon discovers the real predators aren't ...