Holiday special deals and accommodation packages are often offered for some of the islands in the South Pacific. There are many island groups to choose from and each one has a different appeal. To Australia's north is Papua New Guinea and this country holds attractions for many different regions. For the anthropologist, there is the chance to study ancient and primitive lifestyles. For Australian families it could be the opportunity to follow inn the footsteps of lost ancestors on the Kokoda Track and for divers, fishermen and adventurers there is the chance to visit pristine regions that have had very little impact from modern civilization.
many of the other Pacific Island nations rely on tourism for there economic status and have many magnificent resorts that attract tourist from around the world. Places like Tahiti and Hawaii have high profile names that evoke thoughts of coconut palms and dancing girls and diving in coral lagoons. Some of the other smaller island nations can provide pristine destinations that are less crowded but still supply all the accouterments that are required for a fantastic holiday. Places like the Cook islands, Vanuatu, Tonga, Samoa and Fiji are all places to consider when looking for a great holiday deal or some special rates at a beautiful island resort.