The Cook Islands may only be 15 small islands, but they stretch across an area of the South Pacific the size of India, and with about 100,000 visitors a year, you’d think they’d be a little more, well, touristy. But think again. Though historically friendly to outsiders (maybe a little too much) these islanders cling to their Polynesian culture which there is probably no better example of then their songs and dances.
Above is a pretty good video, taken around the capital of Rarotonga. Stick around to 3:40 for the money shots of the beautiful coastline. Amazing to think that the nation is only a short 3.5 hour-flight from New Zealand.
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