TravelPod Member ReviewsLongbeach Resort Yasawa Islands
Basic resort, but staff and nature makes this a dream becoming reality
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... Day tops, which we later discovered was a national top as all the resorts staff wore them. After the ceremony, everyone gathered at the dive shop, where the guests were split into teams of nationality, and the staff filled in the gaps. The date as to be filled with fun and games, and first of all was a swimming relay race to the pontoon. Chloe and I didn't join in as we had packed all our things and checked out, as had the rest of the guests that ...
... then swam up to the pontoon and sat on that for a bit while Chloe carried on snorkelling, until she was tired then we both swam back in and dried off in the sun. We had decided as it was our last day on the islands, that we would dress up nice in the evening and great ourselves to a cocktail. We had a shower (a warm one!!) an there was even a hairdryer in the bathroom - it was luxury. We then got ready and went to the bar for happy hour ...
... us. Once we were back out the other side, we got a few minutes to look at some souvenirs that the village women were selling. I bought a sulu and then we got back on the boat to head back to the island. We didn't have chance to put any clothes on, so we were just in our bikinis and life jackets. The journey back wasn't quite as bumpy but was just as wet and cold! Everyone had their heads down and bodies hunched up. Then we stopped in the middle of the ocean - the driver had ...
... was seriously tasty. After lunch, we went along to a cooking demonstration on how to make kokoda, a cold raw fish curry which is SOOO nice! It's one of the first things we'll have to make when we return home. After that, we headed straight to the beach to make up for lost tanning time in Australia and NZ, and ended up having one of the best beach naps of our lives. At 6 o'clock we joined the Kava ceremony, where we tried kava for the first time. It ...
... back to the hostel and on my way I bumped into the nice couple I saw sat next to on the plane. How strange!! When I got back to the hostel I had pie for dinner with a glass of squash, I then showered got into my pjs and into bed! The room is ok but I have to share it with 2 strange guys!! Awkward!!! Never mind, it's only for two nights!! Annoyed that the wifi isn't working ...
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