Sunset at Inano Beach

A weekend in Aitutaki, Cook Islands

The following is a diary entry from 2010. The events in the entry took place just three weeks after Cyclone Pat had devastated the island of Aitutaki, part of the Cook Islands, causing widespread damage to homes and buildings with wind gusts exceeding 185km/h. Saturday, 27 February 2010 “Tsunami!” For some reason, I was already lying awake at…