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A wonderful place

Bora Bora is an atoll in the Society Islands of French Polynesia, an overseas colony belonging to France in the Pacific Ocean. It's surrounded by a lagoon and a reef. In the center of the island are the remnants of an extinct volcano. Bora Bora is a major international destination, famous for its aqua-centric luxury resorts. Produce of the island is limited to what can be obtained from the sea and the coconut trees. Currently the permanent population of Bora Bora is 8.880. The island was first inhabited by Polynesian people around the 4th century.
According to its geography an unchanging weather is maintained throughout the years its maximum temperature oscillates between 29 and a minimum of 24, it usually rains four or five times a week. Nowadays, the island almost depends on tourism; over the last few years several resorts have been built surrounding the lagoon. The hotels a bungalows on the lagoon, those bungalows are very expensive and luxurious, one week in Bora Bora would cost you 10 thousand Euros more or less. Most of the tourist destinations are aqua centric but it's possible to visit attractions on land such as WWII cannons. People in Bora Bora speak French and Tahitian but you can find people talking English or Japanese. The island has got one airplane and you can go every day.

Public transport on the island is non-existent, you can rent a car or a bike but it's more fun to rent a motor driven boat to explore the lagoon. Snorkeling is a popular activity, you can see a lot of the species of shark and ray.