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Clippings South Pacific

A whale of a time


Nothing quite prepares you for coming face to face with a humpback whale. The experience really is life changing. There are few wildlife encounters that allow you to get…

Hotel Reviews South Pacific

HOTEL REVIEW: Sea Change Eco Retreat


Visiting Tonga’s Ha’apai Islands, I stayed at the remote island of Uoleva. The island had just a few properties on it, including Sea Change Eco Retreat.

Here is my…

Destinations Published South Pacific

To look into a humpback whale’s eyes


If there is one place I like to roam with the wild things,
it is under the ocean’s surface.

There is something about being under the waves, in a world
that is…

Clippings Restaurant Reviews South Pacific

PACIFIC ISLAND LIVING MAGAZINE: Take your tastebuds for a walk at Boardwalk


Published in the March issue of Pacific Island Living Magazine, my Take your tastebuds for a walk at Boardwalk story.

Boardwalk Restaurant is at Coral Sea Resort & Casino in…

Destinations Published South Pacific

Solomon Islands stole my heart


Don’t you just love a place where the local people make it that much better? That is what I found in the Solomon Islands.

Now don’t get me wrong, you…

Hotel Reviews South Pacific

HOTEL REVIEW: Tavanipupu Private Island Resort, Solomon Islands


Meaning ‘a place where the fish pass through’, Tavanipupu is a five-star Private Island Resort located in Marau Sound, Solomon Islands.

An exciting 25 minutes east by plane from the…

Hotel Reviews South Pacific

HOTEL REVIEW: Fatboys Resort – Gizo, Solomon Islands


If you have read the book “The Pickwick Papers” by Charles Dickens, then you will know all about the “Fat Boy” and can understand where Fatboys Resort got it’s…

Hotel Reviews South Pacific

HOTEL REVIEW: Coral Sea Resort & Casino, Honiara


Coral Sea Resort is one of the newest properties in Honiara, the Solomon Islands, conveniently located on the water’s edge of Town Ground, near Honiara CBD.

A 20-minute transfer from…

Flight Reviews South Pacific

FLIGHT REVIEW: Solomon Airlines Economy Class


Due to the pristine exclusivity of the Solomon Islands, flights can be somewhat challenging.

The national airline of the Solomon Islands, Solomon Airlines, services the capital Honiara 4 times week…

Destinations South Pacific Travel Tips

Samoan secret getaways


Heading to Samoa and want to get out of the main city of Apia? Here are some secret little gems which offer Samoan seclusion.

 1. Sa’ Moana





Located on the stunning…