South Pacific Phrasebook (Lonely Planet)

South Pacific Phrasebook (Lonely Planet)
Pages:
320
Genre:
Published:
September 1st 1999 by Lonely Planet Publications
Goodreads Rating:
4.50
ISBN13:
9780864425959
ISBN10:
0864425953
Author:

Full of cultural tips and hints on local protocol, the South Pacific Phrasebook will help guide you through situations ranging from visiting a New Zealand marae or enjoying Tonga's Heilala celebrations, to joining in a Samoan kava ceremony or checking out a Hawaiian hula competition.

Open up communication with local greetings and conversation starters, and discover the culture through traditional dance, legend and songs. In This Guide: Covers the languages of the Cook Islands, Easter Island, Fiji (Fijian & Fijian Hindi), Hawaii, New Caledonia, New Zealand (Maori & NZ English), Niue, Norfolk & Pitcairn islands, Samoa, Tahiti and Tonga. Favorite local dishes and traditional ways to cook up a feast. Maps locating each island within the region. Festivals, ceremonies and placenames.