I returned from the French Polynesian island of Bora Bora just a couple of days ago. Since, I've been writing away to meet my deadlines and feeling jet-legged. Hence my blog silence.

But Bora Bora's still on my mind. Words fail to describe the ultimate tropical beauty of this South Seas hideaway so here are a few photos to illustrate.

Rainbow over huts over the ocean

Paradise in a hammock

The luxury experiences aside (that I wouldn't be able to afford were it not for my fantastic job), a highlight stands out: the stingray and shark feeding excursion that our small group of journalists was signed up for one sunny morning. Sharks tap into some unexplained but deep-seated fear of mine so I was seriously nervous when we hopped on a tiny boat for a ride out to the ocean.

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