New Zealand

North Island The flight from Fiji to Auckland was quite challenging, as there was some fairly extreme weather happening in New Zealand at the time. The flight was fraught with quite serious turbulence, but we eventually landed safely. Customs on the New Zealand side was quite strict as well, and our hiking boots and tent … More New Zealand

Fiji

Nadi We eventually touched down on a stretch of land in the azure seas, some three hours after we left Samoa. The land was not what one thinks of when one thinks of Fiji, as much it was industrialized and paved over with tarmac. This was Nadi, on the largest island of Fiji, Viti Levu, … More Fiji