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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 ;)...

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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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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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...

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: South Pacific Food & Wine Festival Dinner with Ben O’Donoghue

The glamour of Fiji's restaurant scene is located within its hotels and resorts. Because of the enormous difference between local wages and the prices that these hotels and resorts charge, it's something that most...
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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...

Cali All Day Eatery, Auckland

Tucked away on a bright corner along the shopping strip in Newmarket, Auckland is Cali All Day Eatery. A popular little joint with locals and visitors alike, it's a great place to take a...
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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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South Pacific Food and Wine Festival at a glance

Fresh and tanned from my recent visit to Fiji for the inaugural South Pacific Food & Wine festival, I thought I'd share some of the highlights of this trip before delving into each event...

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