Tahiti to Bora Bora, Moorea, Raiatea, and Huahine on the Renaissance R3 (now the Princess Tahitian Princess) - click here to start slide show
Tahiti to the Tuamotu and Marquesas Islands on the Aranui 3 passenger freighter - click here to start slide show
Tahiti Marketplace- Photos of the municipal market in Papeete
Around Tahiti - Photos made during a circle island tour of Tahiti
Four-Wheel Drive (4x4) Trip on Tahiti- Photos taken while on a 4x4 shore excursion on Tahiti
Grand Ballets de Tahiti- These dancers made you really feel like you were in the South Pacific!
Bora Bora - A True South Pacific Paradise - Photos from the ship and while ashore
Bora Bora - A Wild Ride on a 4x4- Photos taken while on a great "carnival" ride on a four-wheel drive truck
More Photos from Bora Bora - Taken with a polarized filter on my 35 mm Nikon camera
Children of Raiatea - The singing and dancing of these small children (ages 3 to 13) was a real treat.
Outrigger Canoe Trip- The view of Raiatea from a motorized outrigger canoe is a great way to see the shoreline and navigable river.
Polynesian Marae- The most important temple of Polynesia is on Raiatea.
Raiatea by 4x4 - The 4x4 trip on Raiatea was not as muddy or bumpy as Bora Bora, but we did get to travel inside of the old volcanic crater.
Black Pearl Farm- After seeing how complicated it is to culture pearls, you might understand better why they are so expensive.
Visiting a Motu Near Raiatea - Sitting on the white sand and looking at the turquoise water really makes you feel like you are in a tropical paradise.
Dockside at Ututoa, Raiatea- This small village is an easy walk from the ship since we were able to dock at the pier.
Renaissance R3 (Princess Cruises' Tahitian Princess)
R3 Photos - Pictures of the Renaissance R3 taken in the South Pacific
More R3 Photos- More interior pictures of the R3
A Rainy Day in Paradise - Huahine is a peaceful place with a slower pace.
Underwater Huahine - The undersea life in French Polynesia is spectacular.
Sunrise Over Huahine - Join me on the deck of my balcony on the R3 in watching the sun rise.
Polynesian Sunset - I made these pictures from my balcony on the R3 while cruising between Raiatea and Moorea.
Mini-submarine on Moorea- Some passengers on our cruise took a shore excursion on this mini-submarine.
Renaissance R3 on Moorea- I made these great shots of the R3 and the surrounding bay at Moorea in French Polynesia.
Magnificent Moorea- Some miscellaneous pictures from this beautiful island.
Motu Beach and Snorkeling Picnic- We did a wonderful shore excursion to a motu. The snorkeling was the best we had on this cruise.
Dolphin Watching Expedition - The waters around Moorea are filled with wildlife. I was unnecessarily worried that our dolphin watching trip would be in vain.
Tahiti Cruise Slide Show
Pictures of Tahiti and the Renaissance R3 (65 photos)
Pictures of Huahine (17 photos)
Pictures of a sunrise over the South Pacific (8 photos)
Pictures of Bora Bora (27 photos)
Pictures of Raiatea (48 photos)
Pictures of Moorea (19 photos)
Pictures of the Sheraton on Tahiti (3 photos)
Aranui 3 Passenger Freighter Cruise from Tahiti to the Tuamotu and Marquesas Islands
Pictures from the Aranui 3- Over 100 pictures of the Tuamotu and Marquesas Islands and of the Aranui 3
Article on Cruising French Polynesia on the Aranui 3- Mega 5-part feature from Tuamotu and Marquesas Islands cruise
Article on Renaissance R3 Cruise to Tahiti and French Polynesia - Mega 7-part feature from the South Pacific cruise