Bringing the warmth to Northern Europe (NE) is the Cook Islands dance team lead by Cook Islands Tourism’s very own Nicholle Ama and NE General Manager, Lars Schubert.
Nicholle is dancing alongside a team of young, talented Cook Islanders including the likes of Teivanui Maui, Teuira Napa, Ngamata Miriau and Tamaiva Mateariki.
The dance team have been wowing attendees at some of the largest trade and travel conventions across Europe for the past few weeks; singing, strumming, drumming and dancing in true Cook Islands fashion.
The team were even featured in ONE News’ ‘Social Media Post of the Week‘ They have 2 more weeks to go before making their way back home to a little paradise.
Reality TV show, Shipwrecked, shot in our little paradise, airs this morning on prime time television 10am Cook Islands time.
Shipwrecked will feature 6 nights a week, showing for a total of three weeks on Channel 4 – the fourth biggest terrestrial channel in the UK.
The Cook Islands Tourism presence at the San Diego Travel & Adventure show 19-20 January was further enhanced by a new PR ploy that elevated the Cook Islands to be the featured destination on CBS News 8 and FOX 5.
Interviews with CITC North American Marketing manager, Christian Mani aired the day before, 18 January, reaching hundreds of thousands of viewers.
A small Cook Islands string band and dancer from Las Vegas backgrounded the interviews, and participated at the show booth.
An impromptu discussion with one of the keynote speakers also enabled our destination to achieve special mention during the on-stage presentation.
About 14,000 San Diegans attended the weekend show.
Click here to see the interview.
Part 1 of Alle Falde del Kilimangiaro, Italy’s leading TV travel program on the Cook Islands went live last Sunday.
The crew, on island at the end of November, captured some of the most spectacular sights our little paradise has to offer.
To view the work of the two-man crew click here to register and enjoy!