Palmlea Farms Lodge & Bures
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- Continental Breakfast
- Airport Transportation
- Swimming pool
- Beverage Selection
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... their way to collect food. Some walk for many miles (km) or take buses to neighboring villages/bodies of water, as needed. As Junior said “this is real village life”.
Boarding Tuitai was like something straight out of a dream. After this bumpy 2 hour drive, Tuitai (a massive sailboat that looks like a pirate ship) comes into view- stunning in the middle of this small bay surrounded by crystal blue water and ...
... out of the hotel we could see the hot springs right next to us . . . . we didn't realise they were that close. We went over and had a look and there was one man cleaning his clothes on one spring and boiling a massive pot of food on the over . . . . . he told us he was cooking ''potatoe, chicken and pig.'' The springs are crazy hot and it's like having a facial. We then walked down the town and picked up some supplies and ended the day watching the sunset on our balcony!! :)
... a walk, eh? To regain control , we tried to lower the sail on the deck. Unfortunately, with the 40 knot winds coming from behind, the falling sail flew over the bow and ended up in the drink. It wasn’t a pretty picture; the sheer force of the sail in the water caused our bow sprit to snap and it too was dangling. Add to this it was pitch black… for some reason, these things always seem to happen at night? At this point, we ...
The cloud cover did not break all day but we had a pleasant sail through the Fijian islands towards the town of Savu-Savu on the island of Vanua Levu. We slowed down a bit to avoid arriving in the middle of the night. We passed the light on Reef Point just at the break of dawn and by the time we rounded the corner at the Commercial Wharf into Nakama Creek it was bright enough to see. Guess what arrived shortly after us: a cruise ship.
... Anyway, we went back and hung around the airport for a while and got our flight and actually arrived a bit early, so we were at Daku Resort by 3:30. It was very wet. A downpour had just ended and apparently it had been raining all day. Just time to head to our bure for a much needed shower and a brief nap before dinner. Unfortunately, it turns out that most of the resort is taken up by a yoga group now, and they ...