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Tahiti, the garden of the Pacific.

Dora Hort

Tahiti, the garden of the Pacific.

by Dora Hort

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Published by Praeger in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Facsimile reprint, originally published London, T. Fisher Unwin, 1891.

SeriesScholarly Reprints
The Physical Object
PaginationD8.362. Fr.
Number of Pages362
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14984276M
ISBN 100275280101

Huahine, Garden of Eden of the South Pacific Aerial view of Huahine Formerly controlled by queens, Huahine is the “island of women” par excellence. Like a mother, she .   Tahiti, largest island of the Îles du Vent (Windward Islands) of the Society Islands, French Polynesia, in the central South Pacific nearest neighbour is Moorea, 12 miles (20 km) to the island of Tahiti consists of two ancient eroded volcanic cones, Tahiti Nui and Tahiti Iti (the Taiarapu Peninsula), connected by the narrow Isthmus of Taravao.

The island equivalent to the Garden of Eden, Huahine is an immense tropical jungle thriving with coconut plantations, vanilla orchids, banana groves, breadfruit trees and watermelon fields. Beyond its lush landscapes and bright blooms, Huahine is also a culturally preserved sanctuary with sacred temples hidden throughout dense vegetation. The Tahiti Ia Ora Beach Resort by Sofitel boasts an idyllic seaside setting along a beautiful white sand beach on the western coast of Tahiti. Located farther south from Papeete than any other hotel on the island, the resort is still only fifteen minutes away from the .

#2 of 15 Nature & Parks in Tahiti "Beautiful place to walk, cool off in the shaded gardens, and absorb the beauty of all the tropical flowers and the water gardens." "visited here on a tour of the island very pretty with a waterfall lots of ponds and a couple of longer trials that you can hike if . The Gardens. Learn about our campus gardens: The Ted & Chris Robb Garden, located on the Stockton campus. The Bon Appetit Native Plant Garden, also located on the Stockton campus. The Community Garden in Sacramento, located on Pacific's Sacramento campusMissing: Tahiti.


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Pride of the district of Teva I Uta, the Harrison Smith botanical garden is a special place full of Tahitian flora. An American named Harrison Smith – passionate about botany, settled in Tahiti at the beginning of the 20th century and fulfilled his dream of creating a tropical garden.

South Pacific expert David Stanley knows the best way to vacation in Tahiti, from browsing the Papeete market to snorkeling off the island of Moorea.

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Somerset Ma. The Islands Of Tahiti have several legends, each one more beautiful than the other. Often associated with natural sites or important or divine characters from the ancient Polynesian society, these beautiful legends will take you on a mystical voyage. Here is a humble non exhaustive collection.

Official Islands of Tahiti - Information on visiting Tahiti islands, Bora Bora, Moorea & other Tahitian islands in the South Pacific. Cruises, Vacations & more. Located in the Pacific Ocean, The Islands of Tahiti are a mythical destination.

Tahiti calls to mind visions. There is nowhere in the world quite like The Islands of Bora and all The Islands of Tahiti offer enchanting and diverse landscapes, from dream-like lagoons to rugged, wild coastlines.

The islands are an untouched sanctuary with black, pink and white sand beaches, azure waters and, with an untrue reputation for being remote, relatively few visitors compared to other. Harrison W. Smith Botanical Garden, Tahiti: Address, Harrison W. Smith Botanical Garden Reviews: / TripAdvisor reviews.

The gardens are charming and give you a good feeling for the vegetation of Tahiti. The trail was well marked and there was an accompanying story of the gods and goddesses of the region. So it was a good cultural visit as well TripAdvisor reviews. Mid-Pacific (c), by James Norman Hall (HTML in Canada; NO US ACCESS) Mystic Isles of the South Seas, by Frederick O'Brien (Gutenberg text and illustrated HTML) Tahiti: The Garden of the Pacific (London: T.F.

Unwin, ), by Mrs. Alfred Hort (multiple formats at ). Tautira is a Polynesian beach village, valley, and point on the south-east coast of the island of Tahiti in the Pacific. It is part of the commune Taiarapu-Est. With a population of (in ), it is located 49 kilometres southeast of the Tahitian capital of Papeete on the coast of Tautira Bay, at the end of what is the largest valley of the Taiarapu Peninsula.

Tahiti (English: / t ə ˈ h iː t i /; Tahitian; French pronunciation: ; previously also known as Otaheite) is the largest island of the Windward group of the Society Islands in French Polynesia, located in the central part of the Pacific d into two parts, Tahiti Nui (bigger, northwestern part) and Tahiti Iti (smaller, southeastern part), the island was formed from volcanic.The most popular of them being: Tahiti, Moorea, Bora Bora, Huahine, Taha'a, Tetiaroa, Tikehau and Rangiroa, all in the archipelago of the Society Islands, located in the Southern Pacific Ocean.

The Islands of Tahiti are comprised of islands encompassing two million square miles.The history of The Islands of Tahiti is a rich and fascinating one.

Around BC, a great migration began in Southeast Asia with early settlers traveling across the vast, open ocean to explore the Pacific Islands.

Tonga and Samoa were settled as a result of this migration around BC.