Pacific Islands Travel Articles

 
Fairytale Reality on Aitutaki, Cook Islands – Aitutaki, Cook Islands
Jane Cassie relaxes on the fairytale-like treasure island of Akitua.
Too Many Bora Bora’s – Huahine, French Polynesia, Society Islands
Brian Butler details why you should or should not go to Tahiti.
Seduction and Sorcery – Kiriwina in the Trobriands, PNG
Seduction and Sorcery – Kiriwina in the Trobriands, PNG home_jan08_png.jpgRoderick Eime discusses
Of Ships and Sea – Pacific Islands
Thomas H. Booth writes about the best short voyages in the Pacific Islands.
Initiation Rites – Fiji
As Wendy Hughes discovers, what's a bit of muddy water between a group of new-found friends?
I Survived a Coup in Fiji (and I have a t-shirt to prove it) – Fiji
Thwarted by the 1987 coup, Worth Laflin refuses to shorten his trip to Fiji in 2000.
Backpackers and Billionaires – Fiji
Backpackers and Billionaires – Fiji Though primitive compared to the luxurious Mamanuca resorts off Nadi, the Yasawa backpacker camps provide basic food and accommodations at a relatively low price.
Manihiki Atoll: A Survival Story – Northern Atolls, Cook Islands
As the first visitor to an island of less than 300 people in three years, Rich McIntyre discovers the scars left in the wake of the 1997 cyclone have not faded.
Samoa, Heart of Polynesia – Samoa
Samoa, Heart of Polynesia – Samoa David Stanley outlines the need-to-know info on up-and-coming Samoa.
Ethnographers Don Hammers: A Building Adventure in Pema Valley, Papua New Guinea
Ethnographers Don Hammers: A Building Adventure in Pema Valley, Papua New Guinea home_may13_png.jpgFor Laura Sullivan, know