Maravu Tuvununu Lodge
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- Continental Breakfast
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- Concierge desk
- Babysitting service
TripAdvisor Reviews Maravu Tuvununu Lodge Taveuni Island
Travel Blogs from Taveuni Island
... Gabby, the whole crew. A dog ran over to him while we were talking and he told us he had rescued the dog named 'Omlette' from the third waterfall and had looked after her ever since. We then carried on and when we got to the branch in the path we headed right to avoid the river . . wow . . what a mission! It was very enclosed, very steep, very difficult, very hot and Omlette decided to run up and follow us, nearly taking me off my feet and ...
... do sevusevu. Sevusevu is the formal meeting and presentation of kava to the chief, then he decides he’s happy for you to be in the village. In both places we were in the village hall. Fijians (traditionally) don’t really have tables and chairs, rather sit on the floor on woven mats. So we set up our venepuncture corner in the hall and took bloods. It was really quite warm, and sweaty hands make it difficult to put on gloves, and I admit I was finding ...
... leaf. "That’s not the worst thing ever" was the quote. I was so proud and hope he continues to take advantage of the abundance of freshly prepared fish around us. We’ve been doing some great hiking as well, up to see three amazing waterfalls, two of which we were able to swim in. After the long hikes up hill, over streams and through the jungle, the cool fresh Fiji water was beyond refreshing. Another day we went to the natural waterslides where young ...
... a single, there are two more chairs, a couple of sarongs, a beach mat, beach towels, regular towels, umbrellas, a filtered water dispenser, shower gel and shampoo, bug spray, a night light and a jar of homemade cookies. The latter became just a jar pretty quickly. The only downside (other than no electricity, though I can go a few days without needing to charge anything) is it is a bit of a trek to the toilet for a midnight dash. God's bathroom is a lot ...
... to prepare for their exam. Exam? Had they really postponed the exam to the afternoon just to have us visitors use their kindergarten building for a celebration? And how was the kindergarten chief, who seemed to be in another world by now after all this kava, going to judge the exams? Either all kids failed or passed I guess… :-). Well understandably we left quickly after we had heard about the exam, stopping only outside for a few minutes doing the kids the ...