June 25, 2018

Aitutaki was a dream. A 50-minute flight from Rarotonga, the island felt like another world entirely. I wanted to pinch myself flying over the glorious turquoise lagoon surrounded by the prettiest stretch of barrier reef. My three day adventure in and around Aitutaki took me to sandbars, motu and deserted islets, and I couldn't have asked for a more quintessential South Pacific experience. It...

May 31, 2018

A visit to the South Pacific had been a dream of mine for years. I'd traveled to my share of beautiful islands around the world, but something about this exotic land of crystal clear waters, dreamy sandbars and swaying palms seemed especially magical. So when the Cook Islands tourism board invited me to visit for a week, it really was a dream come true. Admittedly, I had to peek at the map on...

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