From one Goldmine to another Posted 06.06.2016 “It’s not a job, prospecting, it’s a way of life!”

Twenty-one years ago Goldmine, Cook Islands’ iconic jewellery and gift store, opened on the main...

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A chat with the Cook Islands Police Commissioner Posted 30.04.2016

First appointed in 2009, then reappointed in 2011, the Cook Islands Police Commissioner, Maara Tetava counts the restructuring of the Cook Islands Police Service, the...

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Experience the beauty and healing nature of the island Posted 20.04.2016

KiteSUP Watersport Centre Cook Islands’ Brynn Acheson has a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Physiology and a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish. Certified in pilates...

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Anyone for cricket? Posted 21.03.2016

On the island of Rarotonga in the Southern Cooks the first game of cricket date was recorded in 1910, but it was probably played even...

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​Meet some Canadians who love the Cooks! Posted 18.02.2016

Several Canadians visiting the Cook Islands for lengthy vacations during the northern hemisphere winter, year after year, seem to have things in common: They enjoy...

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Serena, the Cook Islands Vaka Queen Posted 04.02.2016

The turquoise-blue water gently slapped against the hull of the single vaka paddled by 2015 Pacific Games gold medalist Serena Hunter just off the coast...

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The ‘retro’ soundtrack to a Cook Islands holiday! Posted 02.02.2016

‘Retro’, in musical terms, describes popular music reminiscent of the 50s, 60s and 70s, including such greats as Frank Sinatra, The Supremes, Eartha Kitt, Olivia...

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Creating a lifestyle in Aitutaki Posted 21.12.2015

Combine the layback lifestyle of Aitutaki with the opportunity of making a living from creating arts and crafts, and you have the perfect world for...

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​From Hungry Horse to Ootu Beach Posted 20.07.2015

The Cook Islands is renowned for its idyllic holiday environment, friendly and relaxed beach resorts, delicious local cuisine, and vaka sailing; all aspects of the...

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“We love colour here, so fashion is vibrant” Posted 19.06.2015

Russian-born Tatiana Burn is an exciting local business entrepreneur who lives life to the fullest in her adopted home of Rarotonga. Her busy lifestyle in...

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