Tahiti: Follow your nose for delicious fare
Tahiti: Follow your nose for delicious fare

When in Tahiti do as the locals do - grab a table, enjoy the music and savour cheap and scrumptious food at a rolling food…

Lana'i: In the spirit of aloha
Lana'i: In the spirit of aloha

New Zealand's own mother of the nation, Judy Bailey, visits internet mogul Larry Ellison's Hawaiian island - and is impressed…

Fiji: Time to indulge in a Nanuya Lailai massage
Fiji: Time to indulge in a Nanuya Lailai massage

On a cruise around Fiji's islands Sue Baxalle surrenders to a restorative pleasure of the flesh and befriends colourful…

Fiji: Five things to do on Denarau
Fiji: Five things to do on Denarau

If flying and flopping is too boring for you, there are a few options to amuse the energetic - or hungry - on Fiji's Denarau…

Pacific Island Holidays

Samoa: Sanctuary for the lovesick
Samoa: Sanctuary for the lovesick

In Samoa, Anika Moa heals her heartbreak and replaces lost lovers with newfound friends.

Niue: Small but perfectly formed

Niue is a an intriguingly rough diamond, writes Paul Rush.

Fiji: On the shores of the sea of tranquillity

Cheap babysitters, blissful massages, adult-only fine dining... Leah McLennan settles into life on Malolo.

Hawaii: Follow that turtle!

The best way to see Hawaii's marine life is to get wet, so Heather McCracken rides a paddleboard in Oahu.

Hawaii: Lei in the shade of a banyan tree
Hawaii: Lei in the shade of a banyan tree

What do a rare Hawaiian monk seal and legendary rocker Mick Fleetwood have in common? A charmed life…

Shark haven is diver paradise

Palau's fishing-free ocean sanctuary is a huge draw for adventure divers, writes Neil Sands.

Five great things to do in New Caledonia

Experience French fare or go kite surfing, says Megan Singleton.

Fiji: Tee time in the tropics

Golfer James Henderson finds that Fiji challenges with intelligent and provoking course designs.

Fiji: Meet the Romeo of the Yasawas

The striking topography instantly marks these islands out as great walking territory, writes Peter de Graaf.

Fiji: In love with private paradise
Fiji: In love with private paradise

Tristram Clayton finds a different side of Fiji at an adults-only resort on Viti Levu.

Five action-packed events to attend in Fiji

Ditch the sunbathing for some action, writes Megan Singleton.

Fiji: Paradise for parents

The Fijian focus on first-class care for children means adults get plenty of time to unwind, writes Adam Ray.

Fiji: Flavours of the Pacific

Fiji's first foodie ambassador and celebrity chef leads a new wave of South Pacific cuisine, writes Maureen Dettre.

Room check: Coconuts Beach Resort and Spa, Samoa

Gayle Dickson stays in a luxurious overwater fale.

New Caledonia: Vive la Pacifique
New Caledonia: Vive la Pacifique

Language is no barrier where enjoyment is a universal concept, writes Julia Carlisle.

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