Fiji 1 March 18th 2012 Sunday 4thMarch
Farewell NZ, hello Fiji. We had a good flight across the Pacific and touched down in Nadi in the early afternoon, being greeted by some welcome hot and humid weather plus being serenaded at arrivals by the local Bula band.
No problems checking through customs despite declaring the fishing gear and Sue’s NZ sea shells. We found a waiting taxi and negotia ... read more
Oceania » Fiji » Nadi 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 the Autumn i will be setting off, accompnied by my wife Sue on a four month trip around the world visiting along the way, Singapore, Thailand, New Zealand, Fiji and the States. I guess we are described as middle aged but are young at heart and are both thouroughly looking forward to the experiance and meeting like minded travellers.... full info