21 Gorgeous Overwater Accommodations
From humble bungalows to luxurious resorts, these 21 overwater accommodations are all places we'd like to wake up.

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Nature Safaris

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Nature lovers and history buffs alike will enjoy piling into a Land Rover or other four-wheel-drive vehicle for an off-road excursion to see Bora-Bora’s flora and fauna. During the trip, your Polynesian guide will cover a slew of topics, explaining the island’s volcanic origins, describing traditional plant-based medicinal practices and pointing out ancient religious sites. Expect to witness the cannons left behind by American forces after World War II; the same soldiers built the airport’s original runway. You'll also catch some pretty terrific views.

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