There are no wrong turns on a newly-possible road trip around Viti Levu.
Trupti Biradar goes in search of romance - and luxury - on the high seas.
An exhilarating jet boat ride inland is a great way to visit some of Fiji's more remote communities.
In June, Air Pacific takes on its old name, Fiji Airways, but it's an important step forward.
This laid-back Pacific island is for travellers and not tourists, says Val Duthie.
Guam is the gateway to Micronesia, a "fairy bread mosaic" of more than 2100 small islands.
Decision by Samoa Air to charge customers based on their weight sparks fears that it will punish people who cannot control their size.
Craig Tansley luxuriates at a five-star retreat in the Mamanuca Islands chain.
Samoa Air is the first airline to offer the pay as you weigh airfare pricing scheme - and it's working.
Hawaiian Airlines has become the only US carrier flying into Auckland.
Honeymoons are held up as the ultimate romantic escape, but things don't always go to plan.
The real attractions on this Fiji resort holiday are beyond the hotel pool.
The spirit of aloha is blooming again as Hawaii undergoes a cultural renaissance.
This is the kind of ultra secluded island resort where you'd be happy to be a castaway.
Although I am at the aptly named Turtle Bay, I hadn't expected such an intimate encounter with one of the locals.
Diving on wrecks and reefs proves a seismic experience.
A Chinese gift of a free aircraft to Tonga has forced a New Zealand airline operator to leave the Pacific kingdom.
Travel agents are picking Hawaii as hot spot in the Pacific for 2013.
The world's best destinations for travellers on a budget this year.
Testostorone wafts off Shane Goodhew and his three shirtless mates in palpable waves.
HOLLY GREYNestled behind pristine foliage lies a gem, one loved by many big wave surfers, writes Holly Grey.
Norfolk Island isn't too fashionable, not yet, thank goodness.
Is it possible to take kids to a luxury resort without spoiling it for everyone else?
Birds of paradise and orchids are the stars of Papua New Guinea's extraordinary flora and fauna.
Although carrying grievous scars from tsunamis and cyclones, Samoa is not short of attractions, especially hospitality and friendliness.
These oft-dreamed-of islands aren’t just a homogenous spread of palms and ocean.
A sustainable tropical paradise is Larry Ellison's vision for Lanai, the Hawaiian island he just bought.
ANGIE KELLY - © Fairfax NZ NewsDubbed 'Savage Island' by Captain James Cook, Niue is now a haven of peace and love.
Loyalty islanders are welcoming the first day trippers to their south Pacific idyll.
Pale sand and emerald water, the stuff of day dreams and screensavers. But Tonga's Ha'apai islands were even more alluring after too many days spent in Nuku'alofa, capital of the Kingdom of Tonga.
After a short, sweet taste of what Niue has to offer, I want to go back.
The Solomons are attracting travellers seeking unique, remote experiences.
It's love at first fly-over on this far flung rocky isle.
The warmth and beauty of Rarotonga is just the antidote to a hectic life or a wild winter.
There's more to Fijian cruising than food and drink, even when you're joined by a MasterChef.
CRAIG TANSLEYA four-wheel-drive tour of Aitutaki takes travellers back in time.
NICOLA WALKEROn the edge of the world's largest lagoon, there's a raft of family-friendly surprises in Noumea.
KERRY VAN DER JAGTA sailing regatta offers the chance to explore one of the world's aquatic wonderlands.
KERI WELHAM - © Fairfax NZ NewsCruising might be the perfect way to experience the pricier islands of French Polynesia.
GRAEME LAY - © Fairfax NZ NewsOn Mangareva, in the Gambier Islands in French Polynesia, they're planning a celebration.
MAX ANDERSON - Sydney Morning HeraldVanuatu is a destination that does the "Pacific island" thing to perfection.
RACHEL PINDER - © Fairfax NZ NewsWatching a giant humpback whale breaching the ocean surface is one of those goosebump moments.
KERRY VAN DER JAGT - Sydney Morning HeraldBefore arriving I had concerns it might be a bit of an over-the-top, Fiji-Vegas affair.
LOUISE SOUTHERDEN - Sydney Morning HeraldCook Islands has plans to become the first eco destination in the Pacific.
BOB MARRIOTT - © Fairfax NZ NewsTahiti's clear blue waters, great beaches and rugged mountains make for a stunning combo.
Steve Kilgallon experiences the warmth and wonder of Samoa.
WINSOR DOBBIN - Sydney Morning HeraldFiji balloon adventure falls short
CRAIG TANSLEY - Sydney Morning HeraldMangaia island has a labyrinth of ancient caves and tunnels that spread under the sea.
The AgeOn a hot-air balloon equipped with rice instead of champagne, the passengers become the main attraction.
Ann's blog: An epic walk across the island left me bruised and sore. So it counts as an adventure.