South Pacific Travel Articles

Moai hillside on Easter Island
Cabanas silhouette  on a Bora Bora cruise
Clownfish spotted on snorkeling trip
Aaron Conway
Remote lagoon in Papua New Guinea
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South Pacific Weather
Untouched forests, pristine white sand beaches, crystal waters filled with reefs and diverse sea life: a South Pacific cruise offers the ultimate getaway from winters in both the northern and …
Papua New Guinea Overview
Papua New Guinea is part of the largest island in the South Pacific. It is blanketed with tropical forests and savannas that are home to vast array of wildlife, including many species that are found …
Pig Roasts and Pineapples
Marquesan food definitely fits into the Polynesian genre of cuisine. The umu, or roast pig, is not only a delicious dish but an important cultural element as well. The pig is buried in a pit on top …
Exploring Micronesia
On your adventure cruise to Micronesia you will be amazed by the amount of natural beauty each of these islands hold. Micronesia is a sub-region of Oceana and it is made up of hundreds of tiny …
New Zealand Overview
New Zealand is a land of snow-capped mountains, long sandy beaches and wild coastline, rolling grasslands and sapphire fjords. Its praises have been sung for centuries by the native Maoris, and its …
Fiji Overview
The island nation of Fiji is made up of an archipelago of 322 breathtaking islands. Some of the best beaches in the South Pacific can be found here, whether one is looking for luxurious resorts or …
Australia Overview
A cruise to Australia can be an adventure, a relaxing holiday, or anything in between. The Australians are known for their friendliness, and the landscape is known for its wildness. Travelers to …
The Mysterious Easter Island
Text compliments of the Tourism Promotion Corporation of Chile Easter Island is a destination that seems to inhabit our subconscious. The image of those great stone moai with their backs to the …
Tapati Festival is Uniquely Easter Island
Easter Island is full of mystery.  Visit during the first two weeks of February and you will be even more intrigued! During the Tapati Festival, the entire island comes together in song and …
Guam Overview
Located in the warm Pacific waters, Guam is a tropical paradise of sandy beaches and coral reefs. A cruise to Guam will reveal an abundance of natural beauty and a unique cultural heritage that has …
Marquesas Islands Overview
The Marquesas Islands are the jewels of French Polynesia. They are located far from any continent, making them a secluded array of islands in the quiet South Pacific. They are known for their …
Tahiti Overview
Tahiti has long been regarded as the ultimate tropical vacation. It is known for its dramatic forested peaks dropping down to perfect black sand beaches. The warm South Pacific waters are inviting …
The Solomon Islands Overview
The Solomon Islands are home to lush rainforests and over 200 varieties of orchids and tropical flowers. The coconut tree lined beaches and the thickly rain-forested interiors of this stunning …
Tonga Overview
The Kingdom of Tonga, Pule'anga Tonga, is a welcoming land of abiding tradition. The islanders maintain a record of the names of their kings for the last thousand years. In this Christian land, …
Cook Islands Overview
The Cook Islands are located in the South Pacific Ocean, about equidistant between Hawaii and New Zealand. They are named after Captain Cook, who discovered them in 1770. Made up of two groups, which …
Bora Bora Overview
Located in the heart of the South Pacific is the small coral island of Bora Bora. The island is 11.3 square miles and lies about 140 miles northwest of Tahiti. Bora Bora hosts an extinct volcano with …

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