The Tui Tai was built over 30 years ago by Dan…Continue
This is the second of a two part series on Palmlea, a Vanua Levu resort you don't hear about much but certainly should. I had the opportunity to visit over December 2011. Opened in 2009, Palmlea Farms Lodge & Bures is located 18 minutes from Labasa Airport on the…Continue
Added by Robert F. Kay on February 26, 2012 at 6:30pm — No Comments
TREASURE AT THE END OF THE RAINBOW
For Frank and Lucy Fleming living back in Suva, the years following on from the 2nd World War slipped slowly by.
Noel Coward kept in touch, arranging, as promised, a Royal photograph to be forwarded from the Queen. Coward even wrote a story loosely based on the Flemings that he called…Continue
Added by Robyn Mortimer on February 21, 2012 at 9:41am — No Comments
This is the first of a two part series on Palmlea, a Vanua Levu resort you don't hear about much but certainly should. I had the opportunity to visit over December 2011. Opened in 2009, Palmlea Farms Lodge & Bures is located 18 minutes from Labasa Airport on the…Continue
Added by Robert F. Kay on February 21, 2012 at 9:30am — No Comments
My numerous forebears, it seems, were predestined to roam far from their birthplace. Great Grandmother Geraldine I always thought was the…Continue
Added by Robyn Mortimer on February 18, 2012 at 11:15am — No Comments
Chance, serendipity, coincidence... there’s no denying luck does play a big part when you set out to explore your ancestors background.
I started with virtually nothing, a few tattered letters and clippings, my grandmother’s maiden name, my grandfather’s alias, two small towns on a world map, Levuka in Fiji and Peru, Indiana and very little else. Then childhood memories kicked in, followed by search…Continue
Time for our first newsletter of the year.
I returned to Honolulu last month after spending just over five weeks in Fiji.
It was an enlightening journey in many…Continue
A family surf resort sounds like a contradiction in terms. When you think surfing you think young chiseled guys with short boards and an overabundance of hormones.
That's not Matanivusi. Welcome to the Fiji's only…Continue
Fijiguide.com editorial staff recently returned from an epic trip to Fiji this Christmas. While there we had the opportunity to hang with Stu Johnson, surf photographer extraordinaire and surf guide with …Continue
Added by Robert F. Kay on February 8, 2012 at 11:30am — No Comments
I happened to read this story the other day in the New York Times. (See below). It's rather unusual that the Times runs a piece on Fiji. Essentially it's is a variation on the what's-old-is-new-again theme. According to the story, which…Continue
Added by Robert F. Kay on February 5, 2012 at 12:30pm — No Comments
Added by Robert F. Kay on February 4, 2012 at 9:30am — No Comments