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Aitutaki tries to revive lost heritage -
Stuff.co.nzAitutaki tries to revive lost heritageStuff.co.nzBeyond the open windows of Aitutaki's Cook Islands Christian Church, two young boys laugh as they leap from one gleaming white tomb to the next. Inside on this steamy Sunday morning, a smattering of tourists in shorts and T-shirts join the parishioners ...
Posted on 26 July 2014 | 10:02 am
Support acknowledged at Cook Islands
BoxscoreSupport acknowledged at Cook Islands National Women's League launchBoxscore"I am delighted to see that there is such passion to help football in the Cook Islands. I have close links to the Cook Islands with several friends who are Cook Islanders, and my partner who is from Vaipae, Aitutaki. "I already feel a part of this ...
Posted on 25 July 2014 | 8:59 am
12 places to find paradise - Perth Now
12 places to find paradisePerth NowFrom familiar holiday islands to remote spots in the sun, check out these dozen inspiring destinations, courtesy of Escape readers. COOK ISLANDS: This photo was taken on the island of Aitutaki, surrounded by the most amazingly beautiful lagoon in the ...
Posted on 22 July 2014 | 7:05 am
Cook Islands Democratic Party leader to
Cook Islands Democratic Party leader to challenge election result on ...Islands BusinessAccording to the official results the Cook Islands Party has won an outright majority with 13 seats, the Democratic Party has won eight, and one seat is still tied. The One Cook Islands Movement MP for the southern electorate on Aitutaki, Teina Bishop ...and more »
Posted on 21 July 2014 | 8:30 pm
Fijian charged with theft in Cook Islands -
Fiji Broadcasting CorporationFijian charged with theft in Cook IslandsFiji Broadcasting CorporationThe Fijian national accused of stealing over NZD$10,000 from Aitutaki Lagoon Resort and Spa in the Cook Islands has been found guilty of taking NZD$298.80 of that amount. Thirty-one-year-old Avitesh Vikash Prasad denied the theft of money allocated as ...and more »
Posted on 20 July 2014 | 6:41 pm
Top 7 luxury escapes in the islands6. Pacific Resort, Aitutaki (Cook Islands) This boutique island resort offers a sheltered location, right on a beautiful secluded atoll. Watch the sunset over the crystal blue Aitutaki lagoon from your own private balcony, or take the few steps to the ...
Posted on 9 July 2014 | 3:01 am
Go barefoot or go home: 15 best islandsThese are 15 little known islands that time, Club Med and maybe even your favorite guide forgot. 1. Aitutaki, Cook Islands Don't feel sorry for the cast of "Survivor" having to battle the elements, construct shelter and scrounge for food. 7 amazing private ...
Posted on 9 July 2013 | 10:00 am
Cook Islands are ideal destination forAITUTAKI, COOK ISLANDS — The search for heaven on earth is a quest that many travellers undertake. Until a few weeks ago, however, I didn’t realize it was as simple as booking a flight to the Cook Islands in the South Pacific. While on a catamaran tour ...
Posted on 28 February 2013 | 8:00 am
Pacific Islands Forum stands by FijiIt follows three days of talks on the remote One Foot Island in Aitutaki, Cook Islands. They collectively agreed Fiji would not be allowed back into the Forum. However, they said the country's interim government had made progress towards democracy and will ...
Posted on 30 August 2012 | 12:38 pm
Paradise found: The world's most beautifulAroa, Aitutaki, Cook Islands It’s a close call but the beaches of Aitutaki Island scoop the prize for the most beautiful of all the Cook Island archipelago. Serene, calm and surrounded by an aquamarine lagoon, the hidden paradise of Aroa beach is an ...
Posted on 21 August 2012 | 7:24 pm