30 days in the South Pacific: true stories of escape to paradise

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Travelers' Tales, Nov 25, 2005 - Travel - 266 pages
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Few in the Western world can resist the lure of pristine beaches, endless coral reefs, and blazing tropical suns. As the world shrinks and troubles of various sorts have struck some of the more distant destinations, the islands of the South Pacific endure as a beacon of both the unfamiliar and the familiar. Not only is the South Pacific safe to travel in, it is still largely unspoiled for travelers willing to stray a little off the beaten path. Not far from most of the celebrated islands are those less discovered places, where Bali Hai lingers just around the corner, and beaches of white sand spell out escape and eternal summer. Thirty Days in the South Pacific gives readers a birds-eye view of the many island groups that make up this incomparably beautiful area and opens up new possibilities for experienced and novice travelers alike.

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User Review  - Mary - Goodreads

Wanted to read something that would put me in the mood/give me some context for our trip and this was just what I was looking for. First tried James Michener's "Tales of the South Pacific" (which Mark ... Read full review

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User Review  - Meadow - Goodreads

Some good, some okay, some skipped. Makes me want to go somewhere tropical. Read full review

Contents

Light on a Moonless Night
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J A Marvelous Trance
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r Dreamland V
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O'Reilly-Editor-at-large & director of international sales for Travelers' Tales

James O'Reilly lives in Palo Alto, CA.

Habegger is executive editor of Traveler's Tales and is a travel writer.

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