Welcome to Vanuatu!

Welcome to Vanuatu A-Z, the simple guide to what Vanuatu has to offer the visitor – attractions, information, history and little known facts.

This site has been written by people who have lived in Vanuatu, visit Vanuatu regularly, know Vanuatu and love Vanuatu. Why? Because we want visitors to return home with wonderful memories and spread the word about this safe, friendly and rewarding destination.

This is a thumbnail guide to Vanuatu, along with some quirky, personal observations. It has been written for a ‘fun’, entertaining read as well as factual information and if you would like a quote on flights and/or accommodation, drop us (Small Guide Travel) an email or give us a call.

The Small Guide Travel team is a “small” team – a team dedicated to and passionate about our Pacific destinations.

The team can assist with arranging all your travel needs including flights, transfers, accommodation, tropical weddings, insurance, tours, cruises and more.

Small Guide Travel is a licensed travel agency and member of the Travel Compensation Fund and specialises in arranging travel to Fiji, Vanuatu, Cook Islands, Samoa, Tahiti, and Queensland in Australia.

If you just want to touch base for a chat with one of our consultants about travelling to Vanuatu, cost and obligation free, you can contact us using this form for general Vanuatu travel information

Climbing at Vanuatu Native boy on Vanuatu Experience the majesty of Vanuatu Young girl experiencing the culture of Vanuatu

A wide variety of fun, experience and entertainment at your finger tips.

Some stories on Vanuatu

Postcard from Dawn

Read more »

G’day my name is Dawn and my fiancé, Gavin, and I just had the most fabbo holiday in Vanuatu and I just want to tell you about some of it.

A Paradoxical Paradise

Read more »

Ian Heydon’s Port Vila. As with any place in the world, living in Vanuatu is a vastly different experience to visiting for a holiday.

Living in Vila

Read more »

Jenny Gray’s Port Vila. So what if the house girl dyes all your undies pink or yellow as in my first case of undie assassination.

A Vanuatu Wedding

Read more »

My first thought when I hopped off the plane was one of disbelief, it looked like I had arrived at a little outback Australian airstrip.

Vanuatu Weddings

Read more »

Why do couples choose the tropics for weddings?

Customs at Customs

Read more »

As Dorothy once said to Toto, “I don’t think we’re in Kansas anymore.” This statement couldn’t have been truer for my first experience of Vanuatu’s government services, namely customs.

Port Vila Morning…

Read more »

Port Vila through the eyes of children. A compilation from the Port Vila International School Creative Writing group in the style of Dylan Thomas.

Port Vila Daze

Read more »

24 hours in Port Vila through some adult writers’ eyes in the style of Dylan Thomas.

Two Old Jokes That Kinda Fit…

Read more »

A satirical look at a couple of characters you could well spot on a Vanuatu visit.

Hair Today, Braid Tomorrow!

Read more »

What looks fantastic, has endless combinations and mutations, and means you never have to have a bad hair day (on your holiday)? Hair braiding!

Malakula Island

Read more »

As Jenny found out, the outer islands of the archipelago have plenty to offer those seeking something other than your ‘standard’ resort style holiday.

Vanuatu’s A Dive!

Read more »

Scuba diving in Vanuatu is usually excellent, in the dive sites themselves, accessibility, water temperature and visibility.

Vanuatu To A Tee!

Read more »

Golfing in Vanuatu can be rewarding for both the handicapped and the hackers, however you may find that some of the metal flag pins have ‘gone missing’ – they make terrific spears for fishing!

Something Fishy About Vanuatu

Read more »

Vanuatu offers some of the best fishing in the South Pacific. Sports and game anglers pull in marlin, wahoo, dorado, yellowfin tuna, swordfish and a host of other fighting fish.

Website created by Cairns Web Design © 2013