Taveuni Island Resort & Spa
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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Travel Blogs from Taveuni Island
... mud and tree roots so we climbed up and we clambered/bum-slid down and still it rained; increasingly heavy tropical relentless rain. We got to one point and Sera and I peered down the three metre drop. Neither of us was convinced we could get down easily as there weren’t many trees at the side to hold on to. I asked the kids if the lake was far. "Just around the corner" was the reply. Sera gave out the rallying cry of: “we’re mothers, we ...
... current eases up enough that you can actually swim in the direction that you want to go in but it’s still a good workout to propel yourself through. Due to the effort of swimming in current we couldn’t stay down too long as you rip through air quickly so before I knew it were back hanging on the rope to do our safety stops.
That’s my last day diving on Rainbow Reef. Only one more dive left - the Beqa shark dive. I can't wait! ...
... something from a Johnny Weissmuller Tarzan scene) we set off to... drain the kayak. Apparently it leaks and is fine for an hour but after that it needs to be drained...
Kayak duly drained we one-two’d back out onto the sea and up the next river complete with a bit of serenading and belching. Here the boat was waiting but not for me. It was to retrieve the kayak and return it to the village as the next leg was on foot. We hopped out of ...
... happens in current is that I rip through my air pretty fast which means that I must be working harder than I realise just to maintain my position. As my buoyancy skills are still very amateurish I do work a bit more than the experts to maintain my position rather than just looking like I'm floating in space. There’s no question that all this diving is helping me to shift the layer of Navotua insulation that ...
... and that thought was going through my head as I peeled off that bloody wetsuit. Nuff said!
One of the divers with me was on his first certified dive so I was able to give him a couple of tips after the first dive which he said really worked - all about making his air last longer and nowt to do with peeing.
So at the end of my first day’s diving on the spectacular Rainbow Reef it all felt a bit meh. Wrong place, wrong time, wrong people ...