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Dating a Fijian woman is interesting : My experince with dating local in Fiji Islands

I opened my email this morning to a message from a reader who wanted to know what dating a Fijian woman is like. Well, I guess it is a good thing that I do have some experience in that area. In short, dating a Fijian does have some benefits but it also has some limitations. All in all, it comes down to perferance and if you can live in a country without dating and sex or not.  Read more

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Fiji buses going cashless : What it means for travelers

A large part of our visitors are looking for information about Fiji and one of the most viewed pages is about how to use the bus system. It is the main way that travelers (and locals) get around. However, there has been a major change in the system that is due to be rolled out by October 2017. Read more

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Fiji Airways ends Stopover option!

Fiji Airways seem to have killed their stopover option according to their website. This is not good news for travelers and backpackers. I also do not think this is good news for Fiji tourism, either. The option helps drive people to the Fiji Islands. Read more

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Yasawa or not to Yasawa

Many people want to go to the Yasawa Islands in Fiji and it is totally understandable. I have been there and and have no issue with people going. My only question is if on a budget, is going to the Yasawas the smartest move. It could seriously shorten your Fiji Holidays. Read more

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Surf Fiji: Where to head for surf

Let say out the gate that I am not a surfer. I did have the opportunity to meet and chill with some amazing guys that were. I also was able to help them get around the country as I know the way things work here. I also know the lesser known ways to travel like taking ferries and private boats. Read more

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Fiji Barbecue – How the Fijian people eat!

I do not understand it but Fijians are obsessed with these $5 Fijian plates of Fiji Barbecue every evening. I understand they are cheap, easy and you don’t have to cook at home. Maybe, that is why they love them so much. I just didn’t think the street food was that good, personally. Read more

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Post Fiji : mail while in the Fiji Islands

One of the things you might need while in Fiji is the postal service known as Post Fiji. It is pretty basic and it operates on Fiji time (very slow). However, for mail within Fiji and sending postcards home, it is pretty cheap. Read more

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Fiji economy: What is cheap in Fiji?

A question that people ask is about the Fiji economy and namely how much stuff that people would need while in the islands would cost. This article assumes that you want to get out and meet the Fijians and expedience the life of the Fijian. These are not tourism prices. All prices are in US Dollars.  Read more

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Fiji Culture: What to do and don’t do!

What is the Fiji culture? What do you need to do and how can a traveler or tourist engage the culture effective? While I am not an anthropologist by any means, I did live in the Fijian Islands for eight months among the local people and did engage them daily. Read more

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Fiji Resorts: Just say no to them!

This is not really about Fiji resorts but more about them in general. I have some strong views on resorts and it is not the best. I will warn you. This is a little bit of a rant! I think resorts are just plain fake and there is nothing authentic about them in the least! Read more