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12 Reasons We Love Tahiti
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The main island of Tahiti is often overlooked on tourist itineraries, but it's really a destination in its own right. Home to amazing surfing on some monster waves (the Billabong Pro is held here), romantic black-sand beaches, dance festivals, vibrant markets, lush tropical waterfall hiking, and even opportunities to sleep in the overwater bungalow style lodging invented in the region. Here are 12 reasons we love this lush green island, just eight hours from Los Angeles.

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