Posts Tagged ‘fijime’

What a Difference 4 Days Makes!

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Here in the U.S., its almost Thanksgiving.  Winter is right around the corner (or maybe camped outside your door), depending on where you live.  Its hard to believe that only 4 days ago, I was in Fiji, researching and writing articles for Tourism Fiji. Last weekend, I arrived back in my home state of Oregon [...]

Renewable Energy Developing in Fiji

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I just returned from a week in the Fiji Islands, in the South Pacific. The 333-island archipelago is located east of New Zealand and Australia and southwest of Hawaii, with only about 100 islands inhabited.  The entire population is less than 900,000. Renewable energy has been developing in Fiji for some time now.   In fact, [...]

Vacation with a Green Conscience at Matava Fiji’s Premier Eco Resort

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Let’s be realistic.  Travel usually leaves a big carbon footprint.  Even among the most eco-sensitive of us, its hard to get away without wasting energy and using fuel. But, you can vacation with a green conscience at Matava Fiji’s Premier Eco Resort.  Located on Kadavu, south of the main Fiji island, Matava is a 100% [...]

Sigatoka River Safari: A Tour of Fiji Beauty and Culture

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Traveling to the Fiji islands is a special vacation, no matter where you call home.  The Fijian people were named the world’s most friendly in 2008, and let me tell you – there is good reason for the accolades. What better place to experience warm hospitality of the native people than at one of the [...]

Get Away from it All at Matava Fiji’s Premier Eco-Resort

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So, I posted several days ago about my trip to Fiji.   Where did I go, you might be wondering! I was staying at the remotely located Matava Fiji’s Premier Eco-Resort.  Here, you can experience “real Fiji,” according to one of its owners, Adrian Weeks. Matava is located on Kadavu, about a 1-hour plane ride south [...]

Where in the World is Peachy Green?

Where in the World is Peachy Green?

I’m still pinching myself about this opportunity. I haven’t mentioned it yet here on Peachy Green, but I was approached several weeks ago about an exciting project to explore eco-friendly resorts in an exotic location.  Of course, it was so enticing that I had to say yes! Today, I started my journey halfway around the [...]