“Welcome Back” to our oldest friends
The oldest visitors to the Kingdom of Tonga, the world famous humpback whales, are back in town a month earlier than ex-pected.
Surprising most industry experts, the whales have been spotted around ...
Heilala vanilla brings celebrity chef to Vava'u
Heilala Vanilla Company, based in Vava‘u, brought a group of 20 foodies from New Zealand with the well known and respected chef Peter Gordon for 5 days of culinary experi-ences and to be part of the a...
Port o Prince was sunk off the coast of Ha’apai
In December 2009, Brian Heagney from Fins n Flukes made a remarkable and historic discovery whilst conducting a dive course. Almost 203 years to the day after the English ship the Port o Prince was su...
Global eyes turn to tonga as bligh boat returns
Ha'apai will be the focus of the world?s sailing enthusi-asts in April as the great Australian adventurer, Don McIntyre, sets off to re-create one of the most extraordinary stories of maritime surviva...
Carols by the Sea draws crowd of 2000
TONGA'S King George Tupou V joined a crowd of 2000 at a Christmas celebration "Carols by the Sea" at Pangai Lahi on Saturday evening, December 11.
The event featured some of Tonga's talented perfor...