We explored the RoC Market this past Sunday. The market is a popular event held in downtown Suva every third Sunday of the month. It features local small businesses selling artisinal goods, plants and food. One of the booths we stopped at belonged to Fijian artist Alifereti Malai. We were struck by his beautiful artworks… Continue reading Closeup: Fijian War Clubs
An Pho is, as far as I know, the only pho (pronounced "fuh") restaurant in Suva. It's located on the second floor of the Garden City shopping complex. We stopped by for a satisfying lunch last Saturday. While the interior is inviting with its modern decor, we chose to sit at one of the few… Continue reading An Pho Restaurant, Suva, Fiji
This past Saturday was a beautiful, sunny one in Suva, and we took advantage of the good weather and took the dogs for a walk by the seawall. Before we moseyed to the water's edge, we stopped by The Fiji Food Truck, stationed at Albert Park in downtown Suva. The menu offers a varied selection… Continue reading The Fiji Food Truck
A review of a Chinese restaurant in Suva's Garden City plaza.
Cyclone Yasa moved through Fiji last week. It was billed to be a Category 5 storm, but we were lucky in Suva--Yasa's effects were minimal. Vanua Levu, Fiji's second largest island, got the brunt of the storm. I covered the storm the day it hit Suva, shooting video and photos and talking to people preparing… Continue reading Cyclone Yasa