Tuesday
Feb212017

Getting Busy In  Fiji

It’s starting to get busy here again in Fiji after the Christmas lull in volunteers and whilst it’s always nice to have company, the best part about new volunteers is the enthusiasm they bring for their projects.

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Friday
Feb172017

Horse  Riding

If you like horses and you know how to ride I can’t recommend enough that you visit Arif at his farm in Lautoka and go riding in the mountains whilst you’re in Fiji!

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Monday
Feb132017

Mount Korobaba

This weekend we decided to climb the nearest mountain to Suva, Mount Korobaba (Ko-rom-bam-ba). It’s located just outside in a town called Lami – you pass through it on the road down from Coral Coast from the airport.

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Tuesday
Jan312017

My Favourite Place

I love fruit. It’s no secret, I could easily eat different fruit for every meal every day and be completely content. So, it makes total sense that my favourite place in Suva is the market.

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Tuesday
Jan102017

Rugby!

Rugby is a religion here in Fiji. They eat, sleep and breathe it. Being here whilst the Olympic Gold was won was something very special and one of my lasting memories of Fiji. Now that the IRB World Sevens Series is also in full swing the fever has caught the nation once more.

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Tuesday
Jan032017

Christmas

I headed back over to the marine camp on Beqa for the Christmas festivities – without any volunteers in Suva I thought it may be a bit lonely! The boat this time was glorious! Calm sea, blue sky and just a tiny bit of sea spray. Nothing like my previous crossing!

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Thursday
Dec222016

My Time In Fiji: Animal Welfare Volunteer, Paige

Bula everyone! My name is Paige and last week I was living in Suva, Fiji working on the Frontier animal welfare project! My first full day in Suva was pretty unfortgetable. I was working closely with the veterinarian staff at the shelter and was able to observe and partake in their daily routine.

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Wednesday
Dec142016

Christmas Lights

At no point did I think I would be sat on the grass, in a park, by the sea, feeling too hot, counting down from 10, staring at a big Christmas tree waiting for the lights to be switched on.

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