Cook Islands - Rarotonga April 19th 2010 Going around the world, means you will have to cross the Pacific Ocean at some point. You can fly all the way to the US in one flight, but why not make a stopover on one of the many amazing islands that are dotted around in the pacific? Certainly a good idea!
One of those island groups is The Cook Islands. Named after captain James Cook, it's a group of 15 small islands with a population of abo ... read more
Oceania » Cook Islands » Rarotonga Named after Captain COOK, who sighted them in 1770, the islands became a British protectorate in 1888. By 1900, administrative control was transferred to New Zealand; in 1965 residents chose self-government in free association with New Zealand. The e... ... read more