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- Continental Breakfast
- High-speed internet in room
- Concierge desk
- Swimming pool
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Travel Blogs from Taveuni Island
... time I look across the strait Taveuni is raining and shrouded in cloud. It rained every day I was there, bar one day. I wouldn’t be at all surprised if depression and alcoholism is high in Taveuni - being hot and grey and cloudy is as bad as being cold and grey and cloudy if you ask me. In fact it’s worse because you get bugs galore.
I headed to breakfast and gave a word of thanks to the powers that be because it wasn’t raining. ...
... sand - he’s electric blue and yellow and really does look like a bit of ceremonial ribbon just floating in the breeze.
For the second day we zipped off to Purple Wall. All of these sites are on the Rainbow Reef and are all pretty close to each other but each one seems to have different currents and tidal influences. Purple Wall is a bit like the White Wall only... it’s purple. Again, the reef wall just fell away under me and ...
... see if I needed to jump in. Apparently a lot of people cannot hack the pace at this point! I was just fine and we carried on heading out to the coastal point. As the kayak nosed its way up and down the swell Simone started to serenade me with Fijian songs, interspersed with loud belches. About twenty minutes in to the kayaking the boat came back to see if I needed a lift but I was fine and we carried on. Simone was telling me that he often gets people with ...
... on clinging on, literally by my fingertips, that I didn’t really enjoy the view.
Seriana, the instructor with me, had grabbed a piece of rock and had one arm reached out for me. It was all I could do to swim to her to grab her and then haul myself to the rock where I too clung on by my fingertips. I really wanted to film the sequence after I let go of the rock to show just how fast I was moving ...
... on the boat and you then go straight down for your second dive after the surface interval time is up. For the non-divers reading this the surface interval is all about giving the nitrogen in your bloodstream adequate time to be released before you go back down and start building up nitrogen molecules again.
I like to dive in just a rashie and shorts but I’d got chilly during my surface interval so donned a full length wetsuit. ...