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The New Look P&O Pacific Jewel

Stepping onboard a P&O cruise ship is like being transported to an entirely different world.  Just the mere sight of a ship in all its entirety is enough to hit you with a strong sense of...
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Sea Princess cruise to New Zealand

I feel like I've become a cruising expert. You can read about my first cruise and my second cruise experience via the respective links. As this was my third, I was well and truly...

From Sea to Snow: A Coffee Road Trip around Taranaki, New Zealand

Some call it love, some call it an addiction, I call it a way of life! Hi my name is Sammy and yes I am a coffee-aholic. Recently I crossed over the ditch and ventured...
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Fiji Friday: Breakfast buffet at Radisson Blu Resort, Denarau Island

I've mentioned before that I love breakfast buffets... So you'll be pleased to know that the one at Radisson Blu Resort, where I stayed for the duration of the South Pacific Food & Wine...
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Salt grill and other feasts onboard P&O Pacific Pearl

Upon returning from my first cruise experience late last year, I had no idea that my next cruise would be so soon. I was a little bit scarred from the rough seas I experienced...
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Fiji Friday: Tour of Nadi Municipal Market and up close & personal with Fijian...

Welcome back to Fiji Friday! This week, I'm taking you with me on my day out with Fiji-based Australian chef, Lance Seeto. We'll start with a visit to Nadi Municipal Market, followed by a...
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Fiji Friday: Peter Kuruvita and Flying Fish Restaurant at Sheraton

Flying Fish in Fiji has always been one of those dream destinations I'd drift off fantasizing about. I'd close my eyes and would wander into the sparkling sea; I'd imagine myself eating the most...

My Christmas cruise to the Pacific Islands

Onboard the P&O Pacific Sun, I spent the remaining week and a bit of last year relaxing around the tropical lushness of the Pacific Islands. I thought I'd better get these happy snaps up...
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Fiji Friday: The Fiji Orchid

OK, so here we finally are, at the last post of the Fiji Friday series. My first meal in Fiji was actually at The Fiji Orchid but I've saved the best for last ;)...
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Fiji Friday: South Pacific Food & Wine Festival Dinner with Manu Feildel

There's no escaping the Manu Feildel madness even if you're as far away as Fiji. Food lovers, women and kids everywhere have fallen for this charming chef. I was lucky enough to have him...

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