Country: Tonga

Population: 116,921

Capital: Nuku'alofa

Time Zone: UTC+13

Currency Name: pa'anga (TOP)

Government Type: constitutional monarchy

Languages: Tongan, English

Ethnic Breakdown: Polynesian, Europeans

Religion: Christian (Free Wesleyan Church claims over 30,000 adherents)

Major Cities: Nuku'alofa

Phone Country Code: 676

Health Concerns:

Official Tourism Website: http://www.tongaholiday.com/

High Travel Season: May - October

Voltage: 240 V - 50 Hz

Electrical Plug Type: I

Major Holidays:

Misc Fact / Good to Know: The fastest tectonic movement on Earth, 24 cm per year, is at the Tonga microplate near Samoa