Local Travel

26th October

Local Getaways: The pride of Lautoka

There is no match to the product and services offered by Tanoa Waterfront Hotel in the Lautoka area that truly makes it the pride of the Sugar City. It is the largest and only four...

Local Getaways: Spend a perfect day in paradise

Beachcomber Island Resort is experiencing an influx of day cruise passengers through our local market. While small in size it can accommodate up to 400 pax for day cruise. Beachcomber Island Resort activities: For water sports enthusiast free activities include; m Coral viewing/fish feeding; m Snorkeling; and m Kayaking; m Turtle viewing.   Land based...

Local Getaways: Vacation on a budget

With resorts and hotels opened for locals, there are a few things you could consider when it comes to vacation. Escape with the family and relax on a budget with website busybudgeter.com. “The first step when it comes to planning a budget-friendly family vacation is to figure out your actual budget. How much can you...

25th October

Point of Origin: From Nakauvadra to Navatusila

Many iTaukei tribes and villages claim they can trace their roots to the Nakauvadra mountain range in the western side of Viti Levu. One such clan is Navatusila. Clan member Ponipate Katolala, who is originally from Nabutautau Village, Ra, claims his forefathers came all the way from Nakauvadra following their ancestors’ path in a journey...

24th October

Orgies, stone shrines and secret naga rituals – Part 2

Last week we looked at the naga, stone formations and rituals used in old Fiji. These naga rituals were different from the ancient ancestral worship practices of the natives. Some early writers said the stone rituals were cultish in nature. The naga rituals were performed largely in certain parts of western Viti Levu, particularly the...

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