The islands of Tonga were
settled some 3000 years ago. By the 13th century Tonga was dominated by kings who ruled
of Polynesia. In 1643 Abel Tasman visited the island, followed by the explorer James Cook in
Cook named the islands the Friendly Islands. Several years after Cook's visit British
& the islands of Tonga came under British political influence.
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