In the native language of the webcam owner
Vue sur la superbe plage de Bora Bora en Polynésie Française via la Pearl Beach Resort. Le Bora Bora Pearl Beach Resort est située sur l'île Motu Tevairoa, à 10 minutes en bateau de l'aéroport de Bora Bora, à 15 minutes de la ville principale de Bora Bora Vaitape.
Bora Bora is an island in the Leeward group of the Society Islands of French Polynesia, an overseas territory of France in the Pacific Ocean. The island, located about 230 km (140 miles) northwest of Papeete, is surrounded by a lagoon and a barrier reef. In the center of the island are the remnants of an extinct volcano rising to two peaks, Mount Pahia and Mount Otemanu, the highest point at 727 m (2,385 ft). The original name of the island in the Tahitian language might be better rendered as "Pora Pora", meaning "First Born"; an early transcription found in 18th- and 19th century accounts, is Bolabolla (or "Bollabolla"). The major settlement, Vaitape is on the western side of the island, opposite the main channel into the lagoon. The products of the island are mostly limited to what can be obtained from the sea ... Read more about Faanui on Wikipedia