Grand Eastern Hotel
Travel Blogs from Labasa
... on the island. This day has finally arrived! The crew members, all from different Fijian villages, sang a welcome song as the dinghy brought me to the loading area of the boat. I was greeted with a glass of fresh papaya juice and a foot massage with sugar, coconut water, oil and flower petals…talk about being pampered! After that we went for a short dive at Bull Point. I saw a giant clam and lots of fish. The visibility ...
... in a month following hurricane damage. When we were dropped off, we were the only ones at the temple; this is not big tourist country! Cobra rock is said to be a place where people prey for fertility. It is said that the rock is growing every year (the roof has been raised three times to accommodate the sacred rock) and worshiping it may cause the same benefits for you. Last time I checked, there was no difference.
Cruising the ...
... a wall, which was great and lots of fish, including a few sharks, but the water was a bit rough and water just a bit murky, combined with light coming in the wrong direction meant that none of the photos really came out. They then took us to the little island in the middle of the reserve, while the divers went for a second dive. Carol unfortunately was feeling a bit under ...
... Mommy that she was very scared as she had heard fierce growling coming from the forest! No amount of consoling could convince Bethany that it was nothing to be scared of, it was only Anthony's snoring coming from the bure next door.
Early Morning Fishing
Despite Anthony’s efforts to get through the week without undertaking any Karmic Duties, great responsibility fell upon his shoulders as he was tasked with procuring the food for the dinner that would be served at ...
A brief summary of the cast, and the daily routine.
During our residency the Tribe was fairly small and consisted of Pappa Jimmy & Mumma Jenny, and their 3 young children, Oli, Bethany, & Lucas (The Cahill family, from the US but permanently resident on Vorovoro and run the project). Then there was Ian (Wavu) from Wales, Clinton from OZ, Kate a fellow Brit, and Ant & Rooothy as she very quickly became ...
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