“Let us know when it is all over!” – Tales from the 7-Seas!

From time to time, I send out a tale from my 11 and half year sailing trip around the world. It was an amazing trip particularly with our encounters with the people. In addition, there were many animal encounters miles from land. Here is one of those! We were sailing...

Aranui Luxury-Cargo Cruise Ship’s 2021 Sailing Schedule Announced! New Destinations!

The Luxury/Cargo Cruise Ship, the Aranui 5, has just released its 2021 Sailing Schedule!  ♦ ♦ ♦ Make no mistake this is still an adventure cruise as you go to some of the most difficult to get to Islands in the South Pacific…still with every comfort.  1.) The...

Kleon Has the Secret to the Best Trips Ever!

Puzzles: I love puzzles, and what I find in each new client is that they see their trip from a unique point of view—or, to put it another away their own puzzle. By listening during the initial conversations with clients and asking questions that give me information, I...

5- Easy Steps to Begin Your South Pacific Travel Planning

I promised simple and I mean it. Psst…this works for any trip and particularly for the South Pacific! It can be overwhelming trying to plan for a South Pacific trip as there are so many options, destinations, islands, and accommodation. How do you create a great...

The South Pacific Trade Winds are Coming! Let’s GO!

Ahhhh! South Pacific breezes! One of the first questions most travelers ask me is “When is a good time to travel to the islands?” The answer is from April / May through to the end of October or middle of November. This is when the “Trade Winds”...

Cook Islands, beyond the Beautiful into the Extraordinary!

The Cook Islands are beautiful! Did you know that there are 12 islands of the Cook Islands to explore beyond the well known Rarotonga, this is where your international flight will arrive and depart, and Aitutaki? Each one of these 12-islands are just as unique and...