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Tahiti is located in the central Southern Pacific Ocean and is the largest of the 118 islands that make up French Polynesia. The island has high, rocky mountains formed by volcanic activity and is surrounded by coral reefs. Tahiti is home to about 190,000 citizens who speak French and the Tahitian language, Reo Tahiti. Tourism is the biggest industry but the island also produces vanilla, fruits, flowers, and fish. Visitors can enjoy swimming, diving, snorkeling, fishing, canoeing, and surfing. There are also golf courses, annual arts and sports festivals, as well as spas and resorts.
The Islands of Tahiti. (n.d.). Retrieved April 24, 2019, from https://tiareagents.tahiti-tourisme.com/