Travel Blogs from Savusavu, Fiji

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Boat Trip, Naqara, Taveuni, Fiji travel blog

Boat Trip

A travel blog entry by baldtel_on_tour

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... are a lot of Indian people living in Fiji also, and they are 4th generation, so are Fijians. The shops sell Fiji stuff and Indian stuff. Also. Interesting fact. The international date line actually runs through Taveuni, even though all the Fijian ...

Our camp! Nukubulavu and Navatu Village!, Nukubulavu, Fiji travel blog

Our camp! Nukubulavu and Navatu Village!

A travel blog entry by emilybs

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Bus boat bus,.... end of the road, Lavena, Fiji travel blog

Bus boat bus,.... end of the road

A travel blog entry by joostschouten

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... filled with taxi's. They don't get too many rides I guess and a load of people from a boat is a welcome change. In all of Fiji, except Nadi, I have never been harassed. Never did anyone overcharge me or try to make money of me in a nasty way. So here no ...

Bula from Fiji, Savu Savu, Fiji travel blog

Bula from Fiji

A travel blog entry by tom-cresswell

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... very good restaurants. Everything is cheaper here than in Tonga, which has surprised us as we thought Tonga was pretty cheap. A local Fiji Bitter costs ₤0.64 (₤0.48 at happy hour!) and is welcomed in a glass out of the fridge to watch the ...

Yet another Bus, to Savusavu, Savusavu, Fiji travel blog

Yet another Bus, to Savusavu

A travel blog entry by joostschouten

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... inspire me too much and thus I left the next day again. On my way to Savusavu on yet another bus. Savusavu apparently is "the" place to land your yacht in Fiji. After a couple of hours on the bus one a PAVED road I found that indeed, there where quite a ...

back to Savusavu, Savusavu, Fiji travel blog

back to Savusavu

A travel blog entry by emilybs

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Savusavu, Savusavu, Fiji travel blog

Savusavu

A travel blog entry by stollmusic

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... sind wir von Caqalai nach  Suva gefahren, weil wir auf der Internetseite des Tourismusbüros von Fiji gelesen hatten, dass die Fähre nach Savusavu auf Vanua Levu Montags und Freitags fährt. Die Fährgesellschaft "Goundarshipping" hat leider keine ...

Taveuni, Somosomo, Fiji travel blog

Taveuni

A travel blog entry by segelohr71

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Hallo! Also die Woche auf Taveuni war toll... die Faehre dahin zwar ziemlich witzig, so ein 20 Jahre altes RoRo-Schiff, aber mit einem deutschem Kompass... da kann nichts schiefgehen... die Fahrt dauert so 18 h und weil keine regulaere Kabine frei war, ...

One day in the village, Lavena, Fiji travel blog

One day in the village

A travel blog entry by joostschouten

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... think of was the Dalai Lama as a comparison. So friendly and not judgmental at all. He was telling me about the problems in Fiji, the religious and racial problems yet bared no resentment whatsoever. I'm not quite sure what it was, but he really got to ...

Curries and Kava, Savusavu, Fiji travel blog

Curries and Kava

A travel blog entry by marmaladejenn

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... . One night, when some locals came to our boat, I drank too much and ended up dancing with more than half of Savusavu at the Sportsman´s Club, which is 1 of 2 nightclubs here. I made lots of friends that night apparently, because the next day ...

Savusavu, Savusavu, Fiji travel blog

Savusavu

A travel blog entry by emilybs

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Castaways., Navatu Island , Fiji travel blog

Castaways.

A travel blog entry by al-lucy-lost

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So we arrive at our camp for the next 10 weeks, and this is what we saw.  Sandy beaches and coconut palms fill the shoreline with a decked area for those who wish to sleep beneath the stars.  We are all staying in Bure's, the local Fijian ...

Vanua Levu Sunrise, Savusavu, Fiji travel blog

Vanua Levu Sunrise

A travel blog entry by sahs

... of a worrier when events are not in my direct control, so though I should have slept easy, I did not. The boat arrived into Savusavu at sunrise and I watched the light grow in front of me as I waited for the guesthouse to open and let me in.  It ...

To Taveuni, and Some Time Travel, Waiyevo, Fiji travel blog

To Taveuni, and Some Time Travel

A travel blog entry by sahs

... will prove to be a good move, as I will have air circulation and a mosquito net all rolled into one.  after Savusavu, I really want a cool sleeping space. Once Semi had shown me around I went into the village to enquire about dive trips.  ...

expedition medicine and avoiding disasters, Navatu, Fiji travel blog

expedition medicine and avoiding disasters

A travel blog entry by al-lucy-lost

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... excited and started hurdling around camp.  We decided to vacate and go and enjoy a much earned rest in the nearby town, Savusavu.  We camped down for a couple of days as the largest hurricane in Fijian history had its epicentre through our ...

Riding and Island Time, Waiyevo, Fiji travel blog

Riding and Island Time

A travel blog entry by sahs

... in anything that was provided for me.  I had been aware that I would have to ride bareback if I rode in remote Fiji. In the afternoon, I revisited the timeline and got caught in a rainstorm, a torrential rainstorm, with a German guy, Sacha, who ...

Taveuni Diving, Waiyevo, Fiji travel blog

Taveuni Diving

A travel blog entry by sahs

... to do while I am here. My wish was granted immediately (I had expected to do that dive on a later date) but my first dive in Fiji was to be the GWW.  Two new things to expect then - coral tunnels and 30m depth, Narcosis territory.  I was more ...

Diving, Navatu, Fiji travel blog

Diving

A travel blog entry by al-lucy-lost

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Well this is what sold us the reason for heading to Fiji to become expedition medics, the opportunity to dive almost everyday for 2 months in pristine conditions. We were both divers before we arrived in Fiji, although neither of us had dived for some ...

The Village, Navatu, Fiji travel blog

The Village

A travel blog entry by al-lucy-lost

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Although the beach, sun, diving and expedition were amazing, the main prize for our time in Fiji has to go the people we met there.  It is indeed true that you understand and enjoy a culture so much more when you become a part of it, and we were ...

Work begins!, Savusavu, Fiji travel blog

Work begins!

A travel blog entry by al-lucy-lost

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... . We opted for the plane, although when we saw the size of it there were a few second thoughts!  We landed safely in Savusavu, much to our delight, and were met my Debs and Karen the two scientists who have been working out in Fiji for the past year. ...

Yacht Haven, Savusavu, Fiji travel blog

Yacht Haven

A travel blog entry by finn_steve

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Stopped here overnight. Lots of yachts moored in the bay. Not much to ...

Gold for the price of silver, SavuSavu and Labasa, Fiji travel blog

Gold for the price of silver

A travel blog entry by froglin81

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... houses to wave at the bus. It's nice to see that. Kids at home would probably just throw stones. Our arrival in SavuSavu was somewhat marred by the greeting we received at the guest house we'd booked into. We were clearly interrupting their family ...

Ferries, Fiji Time..., Savusavu, Fiji travel blog

Ferries, Fiji Time...

A travel blog entry by sahs

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... , and that was the only place in Australia that I met Aussies who were rude to non-Australians. I took the 4pm bus to Savusavu with Wayne, a friend of Elaine's who happened to be visiting this afternoon, and was house-sitting in Savusavu, and waited in ...

Resupplying in the rain, Savusavu, Fiji travel blog

Resupplying in the rain

A travel blog entry by g_shook

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... is very prominent in the sky until it appears in the Northern hemisphere in a couple of months.  Pulled into Savu Savu, Fiji in the early morning of the 25th.  A well sheltered and very calm bay, with a small town and lush, ...

Vanua Levu, Savusavu, Fiji travel blog

Vanua Levu

A travel blog entry by gowerexplorers

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... , are literally volcanic hot water springs; the locals take their food down to these springs to boil and cook their food. Savusavu has beautiful natural harbour in which numerous yachts moor, the scenery is outstanding. After three days at the hotel we ...

2014-04-16 Hidden Paradise i Savusavu, Fiji, Savusavu, Fiji travel blog

2014-04-16 Hidden Paradise i Savusavu, Fiji

A travel blog entry by erikaggerholm

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... . Næste plan er at være i hovedstaden Suva d. 1. til 4. maj til Jazzfestival. på øen - så formodentligt heller ingen WiFi Savusavu er et absolut dejlig sted - eneste havn for oceangående lystjachter - her kommer også en 4 - 5 danske både hver år ...

What everyone imagines Fiji is like........, Savusavu, Fiji travel blog

What everyone imagines Fiji is like........

A travel blog entry by fiji-travellers

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Spent an amazing week at Savusavu, the 2nd Island of Fiji. We rented a house about 50m from Cousteau Resort which is world famous for its diving and focus on the environment. Walk across the road and we had our own private beach. Spent all day ...

A stop in Fiji, Savu-Savu, Fiji travel blog

A stop in Fiji

A travel blog entry by mithrandir

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Savu Savu     We are ready to blow this pop-stand in paradise. Pop-stand yes, paradise ... well maybe for some.     It has been one rainy day after the other and we opened and closed hatches and portholes like yoyos. The ...

Views across Savusavu Bay, Savusavu, Fiji travel blog

Views across Savusavu Bay

A travel blog entry by antandruthybabe

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... you can see from the photo (actually taken whilst lying in bed). Compared to the small towns and villages in Taveuni, Savusavu was a full on metropolis. Several marinas for the yachties, supermarkets, bakeries, restaurants bars etc, quite a shock to the ...

Passage to Fiji, Savu-Savu, Fiji travel blog

Passage to Fiji

A travel blog entry by mithrandir

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Bula from Savu-Savu in Fiji!     Yeah I know I said we are going to Tonga but that just didn’t happen. That lovely picture of flat calm seas leaving Opua and the weather forecasts to go with it lulled us into thinking this passage ...

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