Where Do We Come From? What Are We? Where Are We Going? Painted in 1897 this was Gauguin’s masterpiece, searching for the meaning of life with Tahiti as his background. Gauguin was a restless spirit in a peaceful place. The beauty of the people and scenery of Tahiti constantly drove him on to ceaselessly paint his surroundings. After all what normal person would return to constantly painting masterpieces even after failing in an abortive suicide attempt?
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The Tahitian people are warm and hospitable. They are also very attractive. And when they dance, the whole world moves with them. And boy can they move!
If you want to get further away still from civilization, you can go to Bora Bora. This stunning island is surrounded by a lagoon. Accommodation is provided by luxury huts over the water.