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Food – Mango dishes to fall in love with

Mangoes. Sweet and delicious, healthy and invigorating, all parts of this magical fruit is nutritionally beneficial. Even when raw and green, the king of fruits can be transformed into delicious salads, pickles and achar. So, it was sad to recently read that some mango farmers are having problems selling their harvests due to a lack of demand and over...

Discovering Fiji: A sickly child, abstinence and “men’s only” bure

In every traditional village in old Fiji, there were many different types of thatched dwellings called bure, each designed according to their owners, purpose or function. While the temple was the tallest and the chief’s home – the grandest, the bure-ni-sa was the biggest. It was a temporary dwelling place for young men, much like today’s boys’...

Braised lamb shanks

With the next round of government assistance in the hands of more than 200,000 Fijians, supermarkets have seen a run on groceries as people re-stock the house. Chicken is no doubt the most affordable but many butchers are also selling goat and lamb on the bone. Although a little more difficult to cook than poultry,...

Attorney-General and Economy Minister Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum

The success of the “bold and innovative 2020-2021 National Budget” was overturned by the breach in COVID-19 protocols which resulted in Fiji’s second wave of the virus, states Dialogue Fiji. In its submission to the Economy Ministry on the 2021-2022 National Budget, the civil society organisation stated in June 2020, Attorney-General and Economy Minister Aiyaz...

Something for every budget

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....

Vunuku’s place in church history

Historical documents and stories about the origin of Christianity in many parts of Fiji find that their paths converge on the island of Lakeba in Lau. The first-ever effort to establish the Christian religion in Fiji began in 1825. It is said that a man from Lau named Takai went to Tahiti to persuade the...

Something for every budget

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....

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...

Tips for packing your holiday suitcase

Whether its a weekend beach getaway or a family holiday, you’ll need to pack your belongings and you’ll want to pack it right. After all, there’s a lot to consider when determining what to bring! Save time, space, and sanity by learning how to pack a suitcase with a few simple and productive packing tips...

Experience the magic

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....

Something for every budget

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....

Benefits of taking a vacation

Taking a vacation is extremely beneficial for you. Not only would it improve productivity and reduce stress but it would also make you feel good. After all, healthy living is also about work-life balance. Website selecthealth.org has some major benefits of taking a vacation below. 1. Improves mental health The same old grind can be...

Keep your young ones busy at a hotel

Planning some activities ahead is very important for parents who want to relax during their vacation. After all, staying at a hotel and sharing a room with young restless children can be a nerve-racking experience. Keep your kids busy with a few ideas from website mombloggersclub.com below. 1. Fancy playhouse Your children will love a...

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....

Nadi’s most popular hangout spot is now open

Meet Raj Singh, hotel manager at the fun, friendly, affordable Tanoa Skylodge Hotel who you would not miss while at the hotel. Mr Singh is always around to ensure his guests are well looked after. It is due to this caring and hospitable nature of Mr Singh that over the years has won many loyal...

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