Te One Roa

French Polynesia

Beach bums in search of a place to wallow will make a beeline for this picture-perfect, white-sand beach on the western coast. Here the lagoon is deep enough for a proper swim. There's no sign – it's about 200m south of the Teautamatea pension.

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