Cook Islands

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12 Top-Rated Tourist Attractions in the Cook Islands

The Cook Islands are a castaway's dream. Among the most beautiful of all the Polynesian Islands, the archipelago's 15 islands lie flung between French Polynesia and Samoa. Translucent turquoise lagoons, volcanic peaks, and dazzling palm-fringed beaches recall the dramatic beauty of Tahiti, but with a more affordable price tag.

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Cook Islands Health Care and Vaccinations

Comprehensive travel insurance is recommended. There is one government hospital (on Rarotonga).

HOLIDAYS AND TRADITIONS

Culture of the Cook Islands

The locals are adept at making items of clothing and items like necklaces and jewellery made from shells. Giving somebody a shell necklace and placing it around the recipients neck is a goodwill and love gesture.