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Underground Food and Cooking in Fiji

Underground Food and Cooking - Fiji Lovo Meal Feast

Underground Food – Yummo! The lovo is the Fijian equivalent of Underground Food, and literally means ‘earth oven’.  Here is an example which you can see at the Arts Village at the Pacific Harbour area: Underground Food and Cooking is found in different cultures, from the South Pacific to North America. The concept is the […]

Holiday For Kids – Fiji is a Great Option

Holiday For Kids in The South Pacific One thing that I heard repeatedly about Fiji before I got there is that it’s a great place for a Holiday For Kids. I have known many friends and acquaintances who have dragged their families over to Fiji just to chill out for a few days. Families are […]

Eco Park, Fiji – Where A Species Survival Depends on Tourism

Eco Park Kula - Fijian Crested Iguana

Eco Park – A Vital Link The Kula Eco Park is located on the Coral Coast section of Fiji.  It’s a good excuse to get out of the resort and have a look around the displays of Fijian wildlife, which mainly consists of numerous native birds and lizards. The Kula Eco Park takes its name […]

Mongoose vs Snake in Fiji – unfortunately, Mongoose Wins

Mongoose Vs Snake Face Off Sorry, I’m not talking about the Mongoose Mountain bikes! Mongoose vs Snake is one of the classic face offs in the animal kingdom.  This scenario happens most often in Africa, where the Mongoose is a native species. But when the Mongoose is introduced to an environment where there are no predators, […]

Surf Fiji – In Front Of Your Resort

Surf Fiji Steps Away From Your Bure! If you want to Surf Fiji, apart from staying at the Batiluva Resort and commuting 8 miles to an outer break (see the previous post on Jet Ski Tours), you can also go to the Coral Coast and swim out to a Surf Break only a hundred metres […]

Jet Ski Tours and Safaris in Fiji

Jet Ski Tours and Safaris – like a Road Trip on Water. Jet Ski Tours and Safaris are a good excuse to drag yourself away from the resort you’re staying in Fiji, and get out and about to experience the natural beauty of this great Pacific Island nation. The Uprising Beach Resort at the Pacific […]

Fiji Kava Ceremony – Like Drinking Muddy Water

Fiji Kava Cermony - Like Muddy Water

Fiji Kava Cermony – Bula! A Fiji Kava Ceremony is something you will undoubtly experience if you travel there.  It’s a dead certainty if you go on a Sigatoka River Safari. Kava (also known as ‘grog’ or ‘yaqona’) is a mildy narcotic substance that is sourced from a tree root.  It’s ground up into a […]

River Jet Boating in Fiji – How to Get Wet on a Sigatoka River Safari

River Jet Boating – Great Fun! Sigatoka River Safaris operate River Jet Boating tours in Fiji. They are located near the town of Sigatoka (pronounced ‘Singatoka’), on the southern coast of Fiji’s main island, Viti Levu. It’s a nice trip up the Sigatoka River.  You’ll be waving a lot to the locals who seem to […]

National Maximum Speed Limit in Fiji

National Maximum Speed Limit – Is Laid Back! The National Maximum Speed Limit in Fiji is 80 km/hour, or around 50 miles per hour. Everything is so laid back and relaxed in Fiji – including the National Maximum Speed Limit! There are no freeways in Fiji – just the odd overtaking lane here and there.  […]

Biggest Hindu Temple in the Southern Hemisphere – Sri Siva Subramaniya Swami Temple in Fiji

Largest Hindu Temple in Southern Hemisphere - Fiji Pilgrim

The Biggest Hindu Temple below the Equator The Biggest Hindu Temple in the Southern Hemisphere is the Sri Siva Subramaniya Swami Temple, located in Nadi, Fiji. As you can see from the photo, it’s a brightly coloured temple that’s rather eye catching.  You can walk around the grounds and take photos, but not within the […]

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