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Coping with a cyclone in Fiji

Coping with a cyclone in Fiji

Posted from Nadi, Western Division, Fiji.   You’d think after getting trapped on an island due to a tropical storm and incoming cyclone I would update my blog and tell all the spectacular details about it. You’d think. Truth is, the island was really boring when there’s nothing to do. The staff kept watching rugby […]

sharky waters and Soso

sharky waters and Soso

Posted from Fiji. My head didn’t feel so hot when I woke up this morning. Sollo, one of the staff members, likes to have us play games in the evenings, which always leads to drinking, and drinking games. Last night he had us pick crabs out of a pail, the tiny kind with their houses […]

Manta Ray Island, Fiji

Manta Ray Island, Fiji

Posted from Fiji. You know in Jurasick Park when the velociraptors are heard scurrying around in the forest and everyone swings their heads around frightfully staring into the distance as if they have no idea what is there? This is what it’s like when you’re walking down the footpath of this resort. Only the lizards […]

First glimpse of Fiji

First glimpse of Fiji

Posted from Nadi, Western Division, Fiji. It was still dark when I woke up. The house was quiet. Finally. But it was 5 a.m. My landlady and her husband had returned from Australia the day before after two and a half weeks of watching her son’s children whilst he was away in Germany with his […]

Vienna

Posted from Address not found. The train ride from Salzburg to Vienna is a short journey. There are a few train stations in Vienna, with trains departing and arriving from different locations. I wasn’t sure where my ticket would leave me, but the transportation system in the city is excellent and very straight forward to […]