Our Favourite Tropical Islands: Part 2 Fiji

Last week we featured our favourite Asian islands and now our tropical island reminiscences continue with the beautiful South Pacific islands of Fiji. Most visitors to Fiji head to the Yasawa islands which are easily accessible from the international airport at Nadi on the main island of Viti Levu. We were searching for somewhere a bit more authentically Fijian and less overrun with drunken backpackers, so headed east instead.

We loved Fiji for the ridiculously friendly locals (everyone has time for a warm smile and a hearty “Bula!”), chilled out Fiji-time, lush green hills, quiet beaches, amazing underwater life and the ubiquitous guitar and ukulele music.

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