Fiji! November 13th 2006 My very first overseas trip! Had absolutely no idea what to expect and since Nadi is only a three hour flight from Brisbane, in a way it didn't feel like much of an overseas trip. That changed once we landed though. As we walked down the steps I was struck by the extreme humidity. The next thing I noticed was that all of the airport workers were dressed in shorts and very loud Hawaiian style s ... read more
Oceania » Fiji » Robinson Crusoe 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
Originally from Melbourne, living in Vancouver, but a citizen of Planet Earth. It's now 34 countries across 7 years and even though I've just turned 30, the journey isn't even close to complete.
#1. Travel is fatal to prejudice & narrow-mindedness.
#2. Nothing is yours except air, sleep, dreams & the sky.
#3. One day you'll wake up regretting the things you didn't do instead of the ones you did.
#4. People you meet when travelling can't hold your past against you.
#5. I don't want to feel at home while I'm away.
Which is why I do what I do...... full info