Avarua

Avarua, Cook Islands

Travel Blogs from Avarua

Avarua Travel Blogs (151)
Paradise?, Avarua, Cook Islands travel blog

Paradise?

A travel blog entry by johnbrianmess

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... have the same day twice- although I think I'll time it for my birthday in the future! The first thing you notice about the Cook Islands is how quiet it is. The Islands have a population of 18,000 and spread out over 15 tiny islands spread out over an ...

Cook Islands, Raratonga, Cook Islands travel blog

Cook Islands

A travel blog entry by m-and-c

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... are rare now. Don't buy them !! Ok enough preaching. A few days later we flew to Aitutaki the most photographed of the Cook islands ( it's the island that most of the holiday brochures show, with the huge lagoon ) we landed on the brand new runway to ...

Next Pacific Island Group = Next Dive Site!, Raratonga, Cook Islands travel blog

Next Pacific Island Group = Next Dive Site!

A travel blog entry by directgb

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... depart and miss the chance to get talking somehow. Ron from Canada, was a diver with some history of diving the islands. Oivand was a journalist (amonst a long varied history of other professions), from Norway, and was starting his open water dive ...

Islands in the stream, that is what we are..., Raratonga, Cook Islands travel blog

Islands in the stream, that is what we are...

A travel blog entry by rconkling

... the shop, and back, in one piece (albeit very, very wet). Quite how we survived I shall never know but I decided that after this the Cook Islands could only get better, and they did. The next day we got a lift (in a minibus this time, thank God) to the ...

Attractions in Avarua

Avarua Attractions (11)
Punanga Nui

Punanga Nui

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Avarua, Rarotonga, Southern Cook Islands, Cook Islands

Saturday is the best time to visit this outdoor market where you can purchase fruits, vegetables, bedding and clothing.

Cook Island Christian Church (CICC)

Cook Island Christian Church (CICC)

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Avarua, Rarotonga, Southern Cook Islands, Cook Islands

Sunday services are filled with hymns sung in the Maori language at this island church which dates back to 1853. The local graveyard is noted for some famous inhabitants including American author Robert Dean Frisbie.

Beachcomber, Ltd.

Beachcomber, Ltd.

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East of traffic circle, Avarua, Rarotonga, Southern Cook Islands, Cook Islands

Purchase jewelry, black pearls and other handcrafts at this specialty shop and art gallery.

TAV, Ltd.

TAV, Ltd.

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Behind Lotus China, 2nd Road Inland Avarua, Rarotonga, Southern Cook Islands, Cook Islands

Block-printed clothing was pioneered here by Ellena Tavioni, and a great selection of her beautiful designs for is available at this combination workshop and store.