Tonga: Friendly islands
Tonga: Friendly islands

Lindsay Wright finds the Vava'u island group is a haven for babies.

Hawaii: Sailor's grave
Hawaii: Sailor's grave

Michael Wayne struggles his way to the remote beach where James Cook met his death.

Room check: Aitutaki Village
Room check: Aitutaki Village

Peter de Graaf stays at Aitutaki Village, Aitutaki, Cook Islands.

Matamanoa Island Resort,  Fiji
Matamanoa Island Resort, Fiji

Dean Buchanan checks in to Matamanoa Island Resort, Fiji.

Pacific Island Holidays

Feeling like a Pacific winter break?
Feeling like a Pacific winter break?

If you want to get away from the hordes, try one of these off-the-radar hot spots.

Waipouli Beach Resort & Spa Kauai

Shandelle Battersby checks into an Outrigger property on the Hawaiian island of Kauai.

Tuvalu: Where the sky meets the sea

Guy Needham warms to Tuvalu - in more ways than one.

Fiji: Calm after the storm

Fiji's northern resorts have recovered as off-the-beaten-track holiday havens.

Stress begone - fly and flop
Stress begone - fly and flop

On Fiji's Sonaisali Island, it's easy to put the busy working week behind you.

On Tonga's golden shores

Sue Baxalle discovers Mystic Sands, mysterious stones and snorkelling pigs.

Room check: The Outrigger Reef Waikiki Beach

Shandelle Battersby checks into Outrigger Reef Waikiki Beach, Honolulu, Hawaii.

Tropical taste of paradise

Anne Gibson visits Rarotonga and Aitutaki on a holiday fit for a Polynesian princess.

Tanoa International Dateline Hotel, Tonga

Eleanor Barker checks into a waterfront room on an island kingdom.

Miles of smiles win hearts in Fiji
Miles of smiles win hearts in Fiji

The warmth of the people is the winner, writes Guy Heveldt.

Graveyards of long conflict

Memorials and the skeletons of World War II armaments abound in the Solomon Islands, writes Emma Kemp.

Hawaii: An easy choice

Leila George looks at why this tropical paradise should be on your radar for 2017.

Pacific Islands: Choose your own adventure

Lauren Jones looks at which Pacific Island to choose, and why.

Niue: Welcome, stranger

Siena Yates unlocks the secrets of an untouched island.

Tahiti: Hot tropic
Tahiti: Hot tropic

Pacific paradise is worth every cliche, writes Pam Wade.

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