Holidaying alone in Rarotonga

Nicky Pellegrino
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Nicky Pellegrino
You are single or your partner can’t escape work. Your friends have other plans or won’t commit. So, you decide to holiday with the one person that won’t let you down. Someone guaranteed not to be difficult or irritating, who knows you really, really well. That’s right – yourself.

Holidaying alone isn’t such a radical idea. I’ve done my share of solo travel around city destinations and that’s been fine. But could a midlife woman have a good time in her own company on a tropical island holiday? Or is white sand, waving palm trees and coral reefs, firmly the habitat of honeymoon couples and families? I decided to find out. READ MORE...