Local Travel

Point of Origin – Many rivers to cross

Sixty-nine-old Waisake Naivakarusu of the Yavusa Naboro in Sawanikula Village in the district of Muaira, Naitasiri, vividly remembers the days when his elders had to relocate their homes from the old village site along the Wainimala River, after it was destroyed by Hurricane Bebe in 1972. He said the area where the village of Sawanikula...

Discovering Fiji: The journey of yavusa Vulagi from Kiuva to the Rewa Delta

A long time ago, members of yavusa Vulagi who now reside in Nasilai Village on the Rewa Delta left their home. The reason behind this early tribal migration was the outbreak of the deadly epidemic known as “matelila” or the wasting disease. It is believed they migrated from Bau. This article takes a look at how they moved from Kiuva to Nasilai in Nakelo...

Footprints in the sand

Experience the magic of Beachcomber Island and share memories that will stay with you forever. Blue skies, summer days all year round. It’s the kind of place that will refresh you. It’s where doing nothing becomes an art form. Situated on a picturesque marine sanctuary in the heart of the Mamanuca Islands, Beachcomber Island Resort is an island that’s easy to get to yet...

The heart of Mamanuca

Experience the magic of Beachcomber Island and share memories that will stay with you forever. Blue skies, summer days all year round. It’s the kind of place that will refresh you. It’s where doing nothing becomes an art form. Situated on a picturesque marine sanctuary in the heart of the Mamanuca Islands, Beachcomber Island Resort...

Under the Mamanuca sun

Want to get away from the city for the weekend and spend a perfect day in paradise? There are so many things to do to keep you occupied at Beachcomber Island Resort. As one of the most popular destinations in Fiji, the resort is situated in a tranquil marine sanctuary in the beautiful Mamanuca Islands...

Sitting by the dock of Savusavu bay

Savusavu’s picturesque reputation as a hidden paradise belies its true beauty of humanity and tranquillity. Like a world away from the rest of the country, the iconic Vanua Levu town still maintains its charm and welcoming nature of yesteryear. Savusavu’s untouched paradise is in a perfect position to take advantage of the tourism dollar. This is Savusavu. Today’s food...

A perfect day in paradise

It’s fun, it’s exciting and Beachcomber Island Resort is definitely your place to get away from the city for the weekend and spend a perfect day in paradise. Bring your family for an amazing day on our shores, experience the magic of Beachcomber Island Resort. It’s the kind of place that will refresh you so...

Check out the sunny side

South Sea Cruises, Fiji’s premier marine tourism company has this week launched its brand new 78-foot sailing catamaran, SABRE to the marketing under the South Sea Sailing brand. The first of its kind in the Southern Hemisphere, SABRE provides a fantastic platform to see the beautiful Mamanuca Islands under sail and provides a unique day...

Experience the Momi Bay sunset series

Let us take you to Rio de Janeiro on Saturday, December 18, 2021 as we invite guests to journey with us through food, music, sunset and setting presented by the Momi Bay Sunset Series event at the Fiji Marriott Resort Momi Bay. This event introduces popular coastal cuisines, breathtaking sunset views with diverse flavours by...

Point of Origin: Charles Whippy and Company Ltd – A boat-building era

Last week we looked at the origins of what was probably the first commercial, and at one point, the largest boatbuilding operation in the country — Charles Whippy and Company Ltd. The shipwright with humble beginnings on Vagadaci beach, Levuka built up steam and eventually moved to the shores of Walu Bay in Suva. At...

Day cruise in paradise – Influx of passengers at resort

Beachcomber Island Resort is experiencing an influx of day cruise passengers through the local market. While small in size, it can accommodate up to 400 pax for day cruise. Beachcomber Island Resort’s activities for water sports enthusiast include; Coral viewing/fish feeding; Snorkelling; and Turtle viewing. Land-based activities include; Putt – Putt – golf; Cocktail mixing;...

A breathtaking adventure

It feels more like flying than falling. It’s very exhilarating and intense. Your adrenaline is pumping and your senses come alive. Skydiving is quite breathtaking and gives you a refreshing, incredible perspective on the world. This is normally for those that are always asking, why would you want to jump out of a perfectly good...

A magnificent view from up high

YES, I feel like going on it again and again, thank you so much, my parents and I really enjoyed our scenic flight.” These were the words of Akshay Khatri after a surprise helicopter scenic flight gift for his mother from the family. Heli-Tours Fiji, services range from offering scenic flights, customised tours, private and...

Spend a perfect day in paradise

Want to get away from the city for the weekend and spend a perfect day in paradise? There are so many things to do to keep you occupied at Beachcomber Island Resort. As one of the most popular destinations in Fiji, the resort is situated in a tranquil marine sanctuary in the beautiful Mamanuca Islands...

Local Getaways: It’s a November to remember

Grab your travel bag and escape to seclude Momi Bay to recharge and indulge in our staycation packages and culinary offerings this November. Delight your taste buds with delectable dining and delicious cocktails, specially curated for you. Our popular barbecue buffet is a must-try for those who enjoy aromatic arrays of grilled and succulent buffet...

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