Polynesia and the Western Pacific Islands

Sailors visiting the home of a Fiji local.

Fiji’s Blue Lane Initiative

In a time when most other Pacific island nations were closing their borders to cruisers, Fiji figured out a way to welcome them.

Cap’n Goodlander

Anchoring in Paradise

Circumnavigator Cap’n Fatty Goodlander offers a few tips for anchoring in challenging conditions found in the South Pacific.

fisherman casting a net

Far Out Tonga

A pair of adventurous sailors find Tonga’s remote Niua island group to be just the cruising experience they’re looking for.