Live differently - Visit The Cooks !

Muri Beach  Watersports at Muri Beach. The bottom contains no coral here and is excellent for swimming - Rarotonga - March - 2004 Rarotonga  Touring around Rarotonga in this funny vehicle is a great way to circle the island - Rarotonga - Easter day - 2004 Aitutaki  Each night, we were rewarded by beautiful sunsets visible right from our beachside bungalow - Aitutaki - March 2004 Arrival at Aitutaki Airport  Arrival in Aitutaki International airport. The airport terminal is just this thatched hut plus an adjacent covered open area - Aitutaki - Cook Islands - march 2004
Air Rarotonga  Air Rarotonga - March 2004 Island Night  Island night at the Rarotongan Beach Resort - Rarotonga - March - 2004 Rarotonga  Waiting for the bus - March 2004 Aitutaki Lagoon  The shallow waters of Aitutaki - March 2004
Rhino's bungalows  Our bungalow was equiped with all imaginable necessities, especially full kitchen, luxury hammock and even an extra bed outdoor on the verandah for those who want to spend the night under the stars. Aitutaki - Cook Islands  Rinos Beach bungalows. Our bungalow here pictured, has a great location, footsteps from the lagoon, right on the beach with sunset view - April 2004 Samade Island Night  An Island night is not to be missed. The Cook Islanders are known for their dancing skills - Aitutaki - Cook Islands - march 2004 Aitutaki  Each night, we were entertained by the local dancers of Aitutaki.
Samade Island night  Beach party the local way - Aitutaki - Cook Islands Aitutaki Lagoon  The lagoon is crystal clear with fish in abundance. Giant Clam  A giant clam in shallow waters near Maina Island - Aitutaki - Cook Islands - march 2004 Aitutaki - Cook Islands  Day trip with Bishop Cruises to explore the beautiful lagoon - Aitutaki
Honeymoon Island  Excersize with coconuts - Aitutaki lagoon Honeymoon Island  Not a single tourist in sight. Beaches which you can call yours for the day. Aitutaki Lagoon  Captain Wonderful of Bishop Cruises Sandbar  It's possible to walk from one island to another in the shallow lagoon passing sandbars and islets - Aitutaki - Cook Islands - march 2004
Cook Islands  Another memorable day in Paradise - Aitutaki Lagoon Aitutaki sandbar  Beaches to perfection. Shallow water, heaps of fish, powdery white sand. Aitutaki Lagoon  Anybody joining ? Sandbar of Aitutaki  Never before I had seen such clear water except from potable water.
Welcome to Aitutaki  Taking a natural bath - Aitutaki Lagoon. One Foot Island  This is THE famous spot that represents the Cook Islands and is used for  many postcards. One Foot Island  One Foot Island - Picture perfect beaches, sun, sand and crystalclear sea - Aitutaki - Cook Islands - march 2004 One Foot Island  Rope swinging at One Foot Island - Aitutaki - Cook Islands - march 2004
Aitutaki Lagoon  I know far more worse places in the world - march 2004 Sunset at Aitutaki  Daily sunsets, a free attraction - Aitutaki - Cook Islands - march 2004 Watching Sunset  The people in the background are drenching straws in the water. This procedure takes two weeks before it becomes white and ready to produce skirts for the female dancer -  march 2004 Sunset at Aitutaki  Sunset over the lagoon as seen right from our beach bungalow. The colors are really like this. Truly romantic.
Aitutaki Lagoon  The water really has this blue color. No photoshop - Aitutaki - Cook Islands - march 2004 Proud fisherman  Catch of the day - Aitutaki Lagoon The Cook Islands  The blue lagoon of Aitutaki has been the setting for a number of movies including Shipwreck, The Bounty etc - Aitutaki - Cook Islands - march 2004 One Foot Island  Perfect beach to spend with your loved one - March 2004
One Foot Island  Arrival at One Foot Island by outrigger - March 2004 Butterfly fish  One of the world's most magnificent locations, absolute Aitutaki - Cook Islands - March 2004 Boat entertainment  Party time on board the outrigger boat Mountain Top  View along a Motu from the top of Rarotonga Island - March 2004
Rarotonga  View at two of the four Motu's (little islets) at Muri Beach - Rarotonga - March - 2004 The Needle  Trip to the Needle by 4x4 - Rarotonga Muri Beach  Watersports at Muri Beach. The bottom contains no coral here and is excellent for swimming - Rarotonga - March - 2004 Public Toilet  Toilet with a view - March 2004
Rarotonga  Boat trip with Captain Tama on Rarotonga - march 2004 Island Night  Performance on Rarotonga Island - see the video for more - March 2004 Areal view of Aitutaki  Aitutaki arrival by light airplane - march 2004 One Foot Island  The captain calling for the departure from One Foot Island - March 2004