News Feed

Andre Bihannic
10 things to do when visiting Tahiti, French Polynesia - upaupatahiti

10 things to do when visiting Tahiti, French Polynesia

Whether you are ready to spend your next vacation in Tahiti or know the island only by name, Tahiti is an idyllic place for many travelers. All over the world, its paradisiacal setting is a dream! In this article, we will advise you on a non-exhaustive list of things to do once there to discover the island in all its authenticity. Let's go for our tour of the island of Tahiti!

More →


Andre Bihannic
Discover Fakarava, the island that inspired our soprano ukulele! - upaupatahiti

Discover Fakarava, the island that inspired our soprano ukulele!

You may have noticed: one of our ukuleles takes its name from the beautiful island of Fakarava, which indeed means “what makes things beautiful”. As usual, we are going to tell you about the island that inspired us and you will quickly understand through its beauty why our ukulele bears its name. With that, we'll let you stop in Fakarava... Bon voyage!

More →


Andre Bihannic
Discover the island that inspired our ukulele "Rurutu"!

Discover the island that inspired our ukulele "Rurutu"!

Rurutu, an island in the Austral Islands, was discovered at the end of the 18th century by the English explorer James Cook. Its population fell to around 2000 inhabitants following the diseases and the war it suffered. The main villages are Moerai, Avera and Hauti and their houses made of coral block are lined with beautiful Polynesian flowers.

More →


upaupatahiti Admin
Excursion to the heart of Tahiti - upaupatahiti

Excursion to the heart of Tahiti

When we think of Tahiti, we often imagine the white sand beaches (which are black for the most part), the turquoise blue lagoon and perhaps the tops of the green mountains. But between the mountains and the sea are little treasures full of stories and generous vegetation: the valleys of Tahiti.

More →