Vanuatu was recently devastated by Cyclone Pam, and as a country so reliant on tourism, it depends heavily upon foreign visitors to get back on its feet.
With Air Vanuatu offering discount flights, the island nation is becoming an attractive holiday destination for families.
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Closer to Australia than Fiji and a favourite with cruise ships and families, there are adventure and cultural experiences in abundance across this archipelago of 83 islands. Malekula is the island to explore traditional customs, while the largest island, Espiritu Santo, offers world-class underwater activities and beautiful white-sand beaches. Tanna offers an opportunity to get up close with a live volcano.