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Fiji: Tavuni Hill Fort

I thought we were all just stopping for lunch at a small café, but off the highway and up a dirt hill lay a historical site: Tavuni Hill Fort. Upon arrival, we were greeted by a smiling Fijian woman. She let us know that she would be taking us to the fort to explain to… Continue reading Fiji: Tavuni Hill Fort

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Fiji: Sigatoka Sand Dunes

Time to drive to Suva! Suva is the location of University of the South Pacific, where we will be taking a three-day course about tourism, climate and indigenous culture of the South Pacific. Suva is on the complete opposite side of Fiji, so we embarked on a cross-country road trip and made two stops along… Continue reading Fiji: Sigatoka Sand Dunes

Fiji, Rome

Fiji: The First Day

Bula (welcome) to Fiji! Some of the Fiji group met each other at airports, such as me and Brian, and then a few more of us in Los Angeles. We finally all grouped up at Nadi International and awaited our coordinator to pick us up after we grabbed our bags and went through customs followed… Continue reading Fiji: The First Day

Australia, Fiji, Travel

The South Pacific Awaits

As I sit here and type, I cannot believe that I am on a plane to my next journey: a semester studying abroad at Murdoch University in Perth, Australia, with an additional week-long course in Suva, Fiji to start off my adventure. People often ask me, “Why Australia?” I honestly could not see myself studying… Continue reading The South Pacific Awaits