Take in the Marquesas Islands and explore French Polynesia from on board the Aranui III, writes Suzanne Morphet.
On her first trip to Fiji, Pebbles Hooper relaxes, learns to snorkel and savours friendly welcomes from charming people.
A retired Swiss accountant found Aitutaki grew on him, writes Winston Aldworth.
Villagers and visitors on Fiji's outer islands share mutual benefits, writes Peter de Graaf.
There was an icecream scoop in the kitchen of my little Tahitian villa, but no bottle-opener. Knowing this should be no…
Smiles, spinnakers and hangovers prevail in the world's friendliest yacht race, writes Ian Lloyd Neubauer.
The home of a tobacco heiress reveals a little of how Hawaii's rich and famous live. Heather McCracken tours Shangri La.
Paul Rush follows a trail of bubbles to Champagne Beach on Vanuatu's largest island.
Joe Kafka and his wife embrace the ease of island hopping by boat.
Flower festival is a chance to sample more than sun and sand in Samoa, writes Robyn Yousef.
Paddleboard yoga brings out the best in Andrew Frampton (at least in his head).
Honolulu's Bevy pours drinks like it means business, writes Heather McCracken.
Paul Rush tours Efate Island and meets the smiling face of the Pacific.
Pamela Wade reckons Tahiti's waterfront 'roulottes' are the wheel deal for fine French fare and good times.
The warm welcome at PNG's Kiriwina Island leaves cruise passenger Paul Rush smiling.
Stephanie Simons takes a trip to Sydney ... and finds a city that's a big country town at heart.
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