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Overwater bungalows around the globe put your cares and woes at bay

Overwater bungalows around the globe put your cares and woes at bay

They say no man is an island, but I've found an exception to that rule: Just spend a few nights in the fantasy world known as an overwater  bungalow and you'll feel as though you're adrift on your own private slice of paradise.

I tried it myself a few months ago. I needed a saltwater break from my normal life to clear my head and connect with some of my favorite underwater creatures. 

When I realized the overwater bungalow — those romantic, thatched-roof cottages on stilts — had reached a 50-year milestone, I knew exactly where to go: French Polynesia, where it all started. 

I would while away the day on the deck of a postcard-perfect bungalow...

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