Rivers Fiji Upper Navua whitewater rafting
Adventure, photography

Whitewater Rafting in Fiji

Rivers Fiji is a company founded by a Californian who sought whitewater here about 25 years ago. When he scouted out the Upper Navua River, he asked a local chief (ratu) for permission to run his business in the area, and he sourced his employees from the village. Moses, our rafting guide when we did… Continue reading Whitewater Rafting in Fiji

Colo i Suva waterfall by Aileen Torres Bennett
Adventure, photography

Virtual Travel: Fiji Rainforest

Self-quarantine may be norm in many parts of the world at the moment, but that doesn't mean you can't travel in mind and spirit. In that vein, I'm sharing this photo with you from last December. I shot it with my Canon EOS Rebel T7 at one of the waterfalls in Colo-i-Suva, a rainforest preserve… Continue reading Virtual Travel: Fiji Rainforest

Colo i Suva restaurant Fiji
Adventure, Food

Restaurant Recommendation: Colo-i-Suva, Fiji

Colo-i-Suva is a rainforest preserve with a few hiking trails outside the capital city of Suva, Fiji. It houses an eco resort, and we visited their bar/restaurant for lunch. This house-like space is inviting, and one side overlooks a small lake with plenty of visible fish. I recommend a table waterside to enjoy the view.… Continue reading Restaurant Recommendation: Colo-i-Suva, Fiji