It's rare to wish that a flight was longer, let alone a flight that is in an economy cabin.
While these two islands have many similarities, they are very different.
You feel right at home on this friendly little island staying here.
Novelist Colleen McCullough's Norfolk Island home is not exactly a calming retreat.
On my first visit to Norfolk a few years ago, the weather had been against me. This time I've got three days to make it happen.
It's an island off Australia but after listening to the locals, it might as well be an island off Mars.
Perhaps it's an accident of history: this place has a bloody past. Or maybe the people are just plain weird.
There aren't many destinations that can interest both eight and 80-year-olds, but this tiny territory can.