Tag Archives: Cook Islands

Rarotonga Library

There are 15 Cook Islands spread over more than 2 million square kilometers of the southwest Pacific Ocean. Rarotonga is the largest of the Cook islands but covers only 67 square kilometers. Rarotonga’s main road, Ara Tapu, circles the island, … Continue reading

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Dark Settings

Dark Setting “ I got dis fo sissy dollars”, she said fingering the 10mm glowing black pearl pendant, attached to a long silver chain. “I got da setting by Mahina, in the little building by the police station you know? … Continue reading

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Romance in Raro

Does St. Valentine’s love connection Appear with the tropical blooms coloring the island’s greenery with red, yellow, orange and white or luxuriate among the fragrances of sea, gardenias, jasmine warm musk or frolic among waving palms, warm white sands, and … Continue reading

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Punanga Nui Market

The following is a Royal Chant, a French Poetic form that was a Gather Challenge. Rarotonga’s Punanga Nui Market When you should want of a tropical treat where you will be warmed by fragrant breeze sunshine aplenty and  trade winds … Continue reading

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Of Coconut Blooms and Dreams

The rising sun was orange and black spotted as a  leopard’s skin. The contemplative ocean reflected back the first risen rays in shimmering brassy gold.     Ashore the Coconut palms clapped their long close leaves together to make the sound … Continue reading

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Searching for Pawpaws

Searching for Paw Paw Patches Inland on the Island Of Rarotonga, Cook Islands   It is a long bumpy ride on our little rented motor scooter down to the south of Raratonga in the Cook Islands taking every little road … Continue reading

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