Deep in the South Pacific Paradise Prevails
Huffington PostDeep in the South Pacific Paradise PrevailsHuffington PostThere are different activities you can take part in, but one of the most special is taking a private boat trip out on the lagoon to explore the other tiny uninhabited islands that surround Aitutaki for a day - get dropped off on your own private island ...
Posted on 21 April 2016 | 12:09 pm
World's best island for 2016: TripAdvisor
World's best island for 2016: TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice Awards for 2016Camden Haven CourierIn the South Pacific, Bora Bora was named the number one island to visit with Fiji's Viti Levu and Aitutaki in the Cook Islands coming in second and third, respectively. Lord Howe Island and Norfolk Island were the only two Australian islands to make ...and more »
Posted on 19 April 2016 | 8:35 pm
10 Reasons Why Holiday Houses Are The Best
10 Reasons Why Holiday Houses Are The Best Option When TravellingHuffington PostWhilst staying in the above house on the beautiful island of Aitutaki in the Cook islands we lived amongst the locals. We were also visited by our neighbour's pigs! It made living on the island even more special as we felt we had a truly authentic ...
Posted on 13 April 2016 | 8:51 am
Rarotonga: You'll never want to leave - New
New Zealand Herald (blog)Rarotonga: You'll never want to leaveNew Zealand Herald (blog)Visitors to the Pacific island of Rarotonga - the largest of the Cook Islands and the land of the long, white beach - never want to leave. For the locals ... Flights to Aitutaki and the other Cook Islands from Rarotonga start at $375 per person return ...and more »
Posted on 9 April 2016 | 10:02 am
Change in NZ aid delivery to Cooks will
Change in NZ aid delivery to Cooks will reduce red tapeRadio New ZealandThe Cook Islands minister of finance, Mark Brown, says New Zealand's move towards paying the bulk of its aid directly into the country's national budget is a growing trend that will prevent duplication. The announcement was made last week by the New ...
Posted on 6 April 2016 | 8:12 pm
Aitutaki, Cook Islands: Kicking back at the
Posted on 11 January 2015 | 5:12 pm
Paradise found: Aitutaki Cook Islands
The Cook Islands are a magical place: they are an untouched paradise and so idyllic. Everywhere you look could come straight from a postcard: sprawling mountains, luscious tropical palms and the most insanely turquoise water I have ever seen. It really is ...
Posted on 27 October 2014 | 1:05 pm
Apprentice navigator Cesi Haʻo recounts her
In early August, during the last eight hours of the nine-day voyage of the Hōkūleʻa voyaging canoe traveling from Aitutaki, Cook Islands, to the islands of Sāmoa, adverse weather conditions obliterated any environmental clues to apprentice navigator ...
Posted on 24 October 2014 | 3:33 pm
Crystal steps into 2017
In 2016 the cruise line will offer 60 cruises with almost half at 10 nights or less and 27 maiden calls including Aitutaki, Cook Islands; Bandol, France; Kavala, Greece; Port Canaveral, Florida and Isle of Skye, UK. New overnight ports include Antwerp ...
Posted on 3 October 2014 | 10:54 pm
Tall Ship Picton Castle Responds to Mayday
AITUTAKI, COOK ISLANDS – It isn’t every day that a cruising yacht with engine trouble and damaged rigging is assisted by a 170-foot square rigger that looks like something from another era, but that’s just what happened when the 42’ sailing yacht ...
Posted on 6 August 2013 | 11:10 am