Boutique Cruising

Sixty years ago, the Wong family of Chinese merchant traders began cargo-shipping supplies between Tahiti’s capital, Pape’ete, and the remote castaway islands of the archipelago collectively known as French Polynesia. Occasionally the freighter, Aranui 1, offered passage to Tahitians who slept on the main cargo deck under the stars and took shelter under tarpaulins during the heat of the days. Thirty years on, in […]

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The World’s Best Adventure Cruises

SAN MATEO, CA (Feb. 5, 2014) – The once in a lifetime 14-day voyage through French Polynesia aboard the “Freighter to Paradise,” passenger-cargo ship Aranui 3 (www.aranui.com), has been named one of “The World’s Best Adventure Cruises” by Men’s Journal. Founded in 1992, Men’s Journal is the ultimate source and go-to guide for adventure seeking, […]

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