Insider Travel Tip
Q: What’s the Best Kept Secret in the South Pacific?
A: An utterly charming Polynesian paradise – the Cook Islands.
Why go there? It’s small, beautiful, friendly, active & relaxing.
Relatively unknown to Americans, the Cook Islands seem to float in […]
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Happy New Year
My wish for you is a Happy, Healthy, Prosperous & Memorable New Year 2018!
Did you know? Each new day begins at the International Date Line in the Pacific Ocean. Fiji, New Zealand & Australia greet the new year […]
Did you know that Santa delivers gifts to children on board cruise ships?
image courtesy of HAL
The Precious Present
adj. to be present, at hand
noun. the present time, a gift
verb. to offer, extend
December is a month of celebration & reflection. A […]Read More
Eat, Drink & Be Merry
I am looking forward to seeing quite a few of you at the Island Getaways 20th Anniversary reception this weekend. It will be FUN! It’s not too late, if you would still like to join us. I would […]
People to People
image courtesy of AmaWaterways
Travel is still a people to people business.
Think about your last trip. You came into contact with airline personnel, hotel/resort staff, restaurant servers, transfer drivers & tour guides. Perhaps local people living their daily lives. Other […]
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At the Edge of the World
Remote. Primal. Wild yet Culturally Rich.
Ruggedly Beautiful. Fiercely Dense & Lush.
Mysterious. Untouched. Uncrowded.
Floating between the past & the present.
My kinda place. Perhaps it is yours too?
aerial view from the plane, photo (c) Jacintha Perera
The 15 Marquesas […]
Sail the South Seas
Prefer to cruise? An Air & Cruise Sale is happening now thru Wed Aug 16!
Significant savings on select 7 -11 night voyages December thru March in
Tahiti’s Society Islands & Tuamotus Atolls plus the idyllic Cook Islands.
Cruising Bora Bora in […]Read More
Herstory is Ourstory
I am the company & the company is me. I started it from scratch all by myself. It is an extension of my travel philosophy. And it has evolved over the years. I still wear all the hats & do all the […]
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Travel Survey & Raffle Card
I order to best meet your needs moving forward, I would appreciate your input.
Please take a few minutes to reply with your answers to these 5 quick questions.
Your response will be your raffle card in a drawing for travel-related prizes.
1) Destination(s) – Where in […]Read More
YOLO – You Only Live Once
In 2009, I decided to travel to the Marquesas Islands. I invited a travel colleague & friend to join me.
Very few Tahiti Specialists have been to these remote islands that involve a 3 hour flight from […]