Fiji frolics: Island living, naughty hammocks, fun with fire and crab races April 2nd 2007
Today was our first day leaving the resort to see a bit more of the real Fiji.
The shuttle picked us up bright and early; calling on what felt like every hotel between us and where we finally got off three hours later. Here we were greeted by a huge Fijian man in traditional costume who led us all to a boat. The boat really didn’t look that big and by the time it was overflowing with peopl ... read more
Oceania » Fiji 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
My name is Sammi. I left work in September 2006 to pursue my life long dream of travelling the world and it has exceeded all my expectations so far. If you fancy reading some of my blogs which include, Africa and South East Asia, New Zealand and a bit of Australia (so far), then please do. As of today (4/05/07) my broken foot is all but healed and I am currently heading up the east coat of Australia and I've just left Fraiser Island, which was utterly amazing! I finish travelling in Cairns on May 23rd and head to Singapore before going home :(
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