3 Feb 2021

French Polynesia closing its borders to tourists

From , 6:00 am on 3 February 2021

Tourism is set to suffer a sharp decline in French Polynesia as the territory closes its border because of France's worsening Covid-19 outlook.

For the past six months, Tahiti and its islands have been the only holiday destination in the South Pacific open for international visitors.

Walter Zweifel has been following developments and I asked him why action was taken now?

Bora Bora Island, French Polynesia.

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