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Why Tahiti is still the ultimate honeymoon destination

I consider myself an adventurous traveler. So I was almost embarrassed when my husband and I decided to honeymoon in French Polynesia. Sun, sand, overwater bungalows? How cliche! But after two weeks in the Society Islands, a palm tree-studded archipelago about 15 hours away from New York City if you fly smart (we didn’t), I get the hype. Yes, sometimes it was idyllic to the point of corniness, but isn’t that what life as newlyweds is all about? Here are the standouts from these spectacular South Pacific islands. Best-kept secret Relax in barefoot elegance at Vahine Island Resort and Spa.Vahine Island“Please, please don’t write about this place,” said several guests at our first hotel, Vahine Island Resort and Spa. The laid- ...