pacific paradise January 9th 2010 air new zealand offers free stopovers in a variety of polynesian islands, so we decided to take a little post-christmas/pre-work vacation in the cook islands. the main island is called Rarotonga. these islands are similar in longitudinal location to hawaii, except on the southern side of the equator.
our flight route was from toronto to LA and then to the cook islands. upon arrival to raroto ... 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
jeff and i are working and travelling in NZ from january - june 2010
this blog is mostly so we can remember things in the future...but feel free to check things out.... we'll hopefully be keeping things up to date regularly... full info