Fiji May 15th 2011 Our adventure in New Zealand had come to an end and for me and Mark, the final part was about to begin. Only two months left to go (which is still a long time- about the same time we were in Asia for) However, before heading to the States, we had two weeks of relaxation in Fiji to attend to!
We arrived in Nadi and transferred to our hotel for the night before heading off to the islands the foll ... read more
Oceania » Fiji » Yasawa Islands » Nanuya Island Fiji became independent in 1970, after nearly a century as a British colony. Democratic rule was interrupted by two military coups in 1987, caused by concern over a government perceived as dominated by the Indian community (descendants of contract la... ... read more
In August 2009, we decided after talking about going travelling so much, why didn't we just go for it? And so started the busiest year of our lives! After spending months redecorating our home, we rented it out. We also began budgeting and planning for our adventure. In December 2010, we fly to Hong Kong and begin a 5 week trek of China, Vietnam, Cambodia before finshing in Thailand. From here, we are spending a month travelling around Thailand (mainly Island hopping and a visit to the bridge over River Kwai) before flying to Melbourne for a few days. We then move onto New Zealand where we are... full info