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Spice up your life in Fiji

How the Fiji Spice Garden began

Dr. Ronald Gatty is passionate about plants. His father is Harold Gatty, the first man to fly an aeroplane around the world and went on to be the founder of Air Pacific. Ronald was raised in Fiji, and even from a young age, ...

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The best surfing spots in Fiji

Surprise any surfers in your family with a trip to Fiji! This destination is one of the best in the world for this watery sport. Here are some spots you should definitely check out next time you're there.

Intermediate surfers

There are a number of breaks ...

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Two of the top temples in Bali

There are so many temples in Bali some say they outnumber homes! There are approximately 10,000 places of worship in Bali, some incredibly beautiful and worth a visit. When you're travelling with your older children, this is a great way to get in touch with...

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Have some downtime in Fiji

The capital city of Fiji, Suva, is constantly busy and full of life. When you're travelling with your children, it can be nice to have some downtime and take a break from the sensory overload. The parks in this city are absolutely lovely, and a great place ...

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Adventurous activities in Bali

Enliven your Balinese holiday with an adventure activity. There are many to choose from - some will take you to the lush jungle, whereas with others you will glide down rivers. Here are some exciting escapades you can have with Bali Adventure Tours.


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The holiday attraction for animal lovers

When you're headed to the sunny paradise that is Fiji with your family in tow, Kula Eco Park is a must. Animal lovers will especially like this attraction, which is the only wildlife park in the island country.

What makes this place special?

The park real...

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All about Fiji island day cruises

When winter is well and truly underway, it's the perfect time to plan a trip to a tropical land. Fiji is particularly perfect between July and September. During the high season, the sun is out in force, and the temperature is around 15-25 degrees Celsius - ...

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A guide to Ubud street stalls

Wherever you are in Bali, you'll encounter an array of street stalls and markets. These places can be a wonderful part of your holiday, and a place where you can pick up special items to take home and try some local cuisine. The town of Ubud has some of the...

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