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A Tahitian Carnaval – This October!

At the end of every October, the island nation of Tahiti glistens with tropical colour and celebration as it welcomes its’ own special blend of Carnaval style! With the flamboyance of Latin America, charm of Europe and unique flavour of the South Pacific, this Carnaval is like no other. The 2012 festivities will usher in […]

Fun in French Polynesia: Gay Tahiti

Fun in French Polynesia: Gay Tahiti

Tahiti is not necessarily a gay destination, but it’s definitely a gay welcoming destination. Whether you’re gay or straight, the islands of Tahiti are paradise for couples, offering something for every traveller – white-sand beaches, vibrant marine life, rugged mountains, and colorful history. Whether you want a private island picnic near Bora Bora or a […]

Tahiti Treat – 5 June 2012 – Transit of Venus

Tahiti Treat – 5 June 2012 – Transit of Venus

On 5 June 2012, the Earth will witness the transit of Venus which will pass exactly between the earth and sun, an event that will not take place again until 2117. The best visibility viewpoints will be in the Pacific, between Tahiti and Japan. Visitors are being encouraged the view this event from the island of Tahiti […]

There’s a Tahiti for Everyone

…but if you’re a North American and click on their Gay Tahiti page, you won’t get answers to FAQs, descriptions of activities or the gay nightlife. It’s still under construction. But you will find a little bit more on the Tourism Tahiti Australia Gay Tahiti site. That aside, I’m told Tahiti Tourism is very interested […]

OUT There Starts Here

Rainbow Rambler on Travel Photography

Tip: When visiting a new land, listen to the locals, listen to your fellow tourists, put down your cameras and just be. Anyone who’s been to the Louvre in Paris or Borobudur Temple in Java will have seen that kind of tourist who walks around everywhere with their selfie-stick phone or camera in front of […]