Fiji, Sailing

The Tiny South Sea Island in the Mamanucas, Fiji

On the way back from the Yasawas (outer) Island group I jumped off at the tiny South Sea Island in the Mamanucas (inner) islands. It was just a 30 minute ride from “mainland” Fiji and therefore also attractive to day trippers coming over. The reason for picking this island was that everything, except drinks, was […]


Fiji Day on White Sandy Beach, Naviti Island

  It was time for my third national holiday this month. This time it was Fiji who had their 45th independence day, much like Papua New Guinea and Tuvaly, the indepence day was celebrating by eating lots and lots of food and watching songs and traditional dances performed by locals. Almost everyone had the day […]


Nacula Island in the Fijian Yasawas

When six employees from Nabua Lodge came out to welcome us with songs and a readily prepared meal, the five hour boat ride in rough sea was soon forgotten. We had landed on Nacula Island, which was as far out on the Yasawas Islands that scheduled boat transport could possibly take us. The island is […]