Kristie Kellahan lists 20 good reasons to visit Cook Islands.
Belinda Jackson rounds up a wide range of escapades for shoppers, temple lovers, volcano hoppers and film fans.
When the littlest guests are happy - mum and dad can have a holiday, too. Debbie Neilson-Hunter finds the resorts with the best options for under 12s.
Craig Tansley meets a guide leading a Polynesian revival.
Rejoice, oh disorganised work slaves! Bargains still abound for those who don't book their summer holidays a year ahead, discovers Belinda Jackson.
Louise Southerden reports on plans for the first eco destination in the Pacific.
Mangaia island has a labyrinth of ancient caves and tunnels that lead deep below the sea, writes Craig Tansley.
Craig Tansley tracks down the best of the south Pacific, from whales to beach houses.