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Destination: Fiji

Sea-kayak Fiji: frequently-asked questions

1. Sea-kayaking. What's it like? Sea-kayaking is a great way to explore the world. It's easy to learn, environmentally-friendly, and does not require months of training and superior strength. Sea-kayaking is good for the body and mind.2. Is it easy t...

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Destination: Fiji

The Great Astrolabe Reef

The Kadavu people call it Cakau Levu, (literally: big reef), while it is more widely-known as the Great Astrolabe Reef. The French explorer Dumont d'Urville named it after his boat the Astrolabe, after nearly wrecking himself upon it in 1827.At aroun...

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Destination: Fiji

Fiji: travelers' health

Those arriving from colder places may at first find Fiji's heat and humidity a challenge. If so, drink plenty of water and take it easy.Sunburn, heat exhaustion, and motion-sickness affect sea-kayakers and boat passengers from time to time, and occas...

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Destination: Fiji

Kadavu Island's climate & landscape

Kadavu is the main island of Fiji’s southernmost island group. The archipelago includes Ono, Buliya, Yaukuve, Dravuni and numerous smaller islands, most of them uninhabited. They are essentially a cluster of volcanic masses, sheltered from the South ...

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