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  • Vanuatu
    Top 5 countries to visit in 2013, that you have likely never heard of
    The title says it all, though these countries may not have been on any bucket lists, they will be after reading this list. From the South Pacific to the western seas off of North Africa, this list is sure to make even the most veteran travellers...
  • South Pacific Ocean earthquake
    Earthquake reported in South Pacific
    A moderate earthquake was reported in the South Pacific Ocean on Tuesday at 4:18 a.m. PST, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.The magnitude of the earthquake was reported as 5.2.Geographical location is 19.094S 167.624E; or 103 miles south...
  • South Pacific earthquake
    Strong earthquake shakes South Pacific island
    A strong earthquake struck Vanuatu, an island in the South Pacific Ocean, the US Geological Survey reported in an email alert.The ground began shaking 4:54 p.m. PST and 11:54 a.m. Vanuatu, where it is Sunday.The earthquake was measured at a...
  • Kava bar
    Kava, a relaxing drink from the South Pacific
    In Asheville on Eagle Street there’s a little place called Vanuatu that serves a relaxing, non-alcholic drink called kava. With the music playing softly in the background and the wood and bamboo décor it’s not hard to imagine yourself...
  • Missionary Spotlight: Randy and Debbie Fain sent out to Vanuatu (part 2)
    Missionary Spotlight: Randy and Debbie Fain sent out to Vanuatu (part 2)
    (Continued from part 1)This is the first long term mission assignment for the Fains and they anticipate that they could very well be called to Vanuatu for longer than 2 years. Randy expects to be able to speak Bislama within 6 months to a year....
  • Missionary Spotlight: Randy and Debbie Fain sent out to Vanuatu (part 1)
    Missionary Spotlight: Randy and Debbie Fain sent out to Vanuatu (part 1)
    In a beautiful archipelago of volcanic islands situated in the South Pacific, the Republic of Vanuatu consists of about 82 islands, of which 65 are populated. Just over 1,000 miles east of Australia, these sub-tropical islands hold a population...
  • Moorea in French Polynesia is #9 on Islands Magazine's "20 Best Islands to Live On".
    Islands Magazine reveals their picks for the "20 Best Islands to Live On" for 2010
    The results are finally in! Islands Magazine has officially released its annual list of the 20 best islands to live on, which is featured in their July/August 2010 issue now available on newsstands. Each year, editors of Islands Magazine rank the...