Heaven on Earth March 15th 2007 09/03/07 - 15/03/07 Cook Islands Paradise on earth!!
In the Cook Islands, the greeting equivalent to ‘Hello’ is ‘Kia oriana’ which translates as ‘May you have long life’ which has a more longevity than the greeting in most languages where we generally wish each other a mere ‘Good day’ only.
We arrived late at night, spending our second Friday 9th March night in the Aquarius ... read more
Oceania » Cook Islands » Aitutaki 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