Waidroka Bay Resort

Waidroka Bay Resort Fiji

We tried Waidroka Bay Resort last weekend, a surf and dive resort about an hour's drive from Suva. It was the second weekend they'd reopened since the COVID-19 lockdown. There were only a few guests, so there was plenty of breathing room. I can't speak to the surfing or diving here since I didn't partake… Continue reading Waidroka Bay Resort Fiji

Aileen Torres Bennett

Fiji Beachouse

We ventured outside of Suva for the first time since the coronavirus pandemic began. We are very fortunate that COVID-19 seems to be under control here in Fiji, and it's safe to travel within the country again. We chose Fiji Beachouse for a Memorial Day weekend getaway because it's one of the handful of hotels… Continue reading Fiji Beachouse

Warwick Fiji room

Hotel Review: Warwick, Korolevu, Fiji

We stayed two nights at the Warwick for Valentine's weekend. The hotel is on the coast, about a 2-hr. drive from Suva. I was pretty impressed. The Warwick is better than I thought it would be, and for Valentine's weekend, they added special touches: a complimentary bottle of bubbly on the bistro table in the… Continue reading Hotel Review: Warwick, Korolevu, Fiji

Intercontinental Fiji beachfront lounge
Adventure, photography

Hotel Recommendation: Intercontinental, Natadola Bay, Fiji

The Intercontinental in Fiji is a short drive from the main airport of Nadi on the main island of Viti Levu, and it's an excellent choice for a hotel outside of the Denarau bubble, with international standards. The rooms at this megaresort are large and range from standard rooms with spacious outdoor lounge areas up… Continue reading Hotel Recommendation: Intercontinental, Natadola Bay, Fiji

Toberua view from room porch
Adventure, photography

Photo Essay: Toberua Island Resort, Fiji

  We stayed a few days at Toberua island resort. It's about a 10-min. drive from Nausori airport on the main island of Viti Levu in Fiji, then a 30-min. boat ride. The resort is on a small, private island surrounded by the ocean showing off lovely shades of aquamarine, with pretty views of neighboring… Continue reading Photo Essay: Toberua Island Resort, Fiji