Posts Tagged ‘fiji islands’

Eco-Friendly Travel at Sonaisali Island Resort, Fiji


Now that winter is here in full swing in the Pacific Northwest, I am fondly remembering my week in Fiji in November 2010.  My last 2 days were spent at the Sonaisali Island Resort, a 5 minute boat ride from the main island in Fiji.  You’d never believe it, but this resort is one of [...]

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


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


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


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 [...]

The Green Land of Fiji


I made it to Fiji very early this morning, arriving at the Nadi International Airport on an Air Pacific flight from Los Angeles. The trip took a little over 10 hours, but was mostly uneventful – if not somewhat restful.  Several of the other bloggers that are also here in Fiji for the FijiMe tour [...]

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 [...]