The horse whisperer of Vanuatu
The horse whisperer of Vanuatu

Maria de Jong saddles up with with Wayne and trepidation for a plantation trek.

Room check: Double Tree by Hilton, Fiji
Room check: Double Tree by Hilton, Fiji

Michelle Weir stays on a car-free private island where the noise of the ocean and people laughing are the only sounds to…

A slice of Fijian paradise
A slice of Fijian paradise

Kris Shannon explores Fijian islands with plenty of reasons to make you stay.

Three vibrant Pacific festivals
Three vibrant Pacific festivals

Want more from your island holiday than just fly 'n' flop? Stephanie Holmes finds some memorable music festivals.

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Snorkelling in an emerald lagoon
Snorkelling in an emerald lagoon

Shandelle Battersby enjoys a day of thrilling adventures on - and under - the water.

Diving into the Pacific

Stephanie Holmes suggests some great ways to combine a Pacific Island getaway with a once-in-a-lifetime experience.

Deluxe living in Raro

Two resorts, 10 days, many highlights. Tessa Stockdale has one tough assignment.

'The odds are higher than any lotto'

Australian couple's out-of-the-box idea sparks a global ticket-selling frenzy.

Vanuatu: Ride the wild side
Vanuatu: Ride the wild side

Shandelle Battersby gets down and dirty on Vanuatu's main island and has a fabulous time.

Tonga's heavenly Heilala

A tranquil lodge on a beach with spectacular sunsets makes for the perfect island getaway, writes Sue Baxalle.

French Polynesia: Insider tips for Tahiti

The silence of nature and sea are soothing and offer great surroundings to reconnect with your better half, says Gina Bunton…

Room check: Sunset Resort, Rarotonga

Shandelle Battersby takes refuge from Raro's heat at a secluded beachfront spot.

Tropical feast at Niue food fest

The annual KaiNiue festival promises guest chefs, cooking masterclasses and cultural community food events, writes Stephanie…

Five reasons to visit Samoa with a teen
Five reasons to visit Samoa with a teen

Five reasons to visit Samoa with a teenager by Helen van Berkel.

Room check: Grand Pacific Hotel

Tim Roxborogh stays at a former haunt of Somerset Maugham and James Michener.

Top eats in the Pacific

It's the dish that's everywhere across the islands - it's known as kokoda in Fiji, ika mata in Rarotonga, oka I'a in Samoa…

Vanuatu: Water, water, everywhere

It was the wettest holiday I can remember. It was as wet as a shag, a wet week, a wet bus ticket nearly all the time and…

Five films set in the Pacific

If you need cinematic inspiration for booking an escape to warmer climes, check out a Pacific-based film.

Hot Deals: Fiji for the family
Hot Deals: Fiji for the family

Take the family to Fiji for five nights and you'll revel in the luxury of a butler service delivering…

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