Bula to Fiji! The capital of the 330+ island archipelago is Suva, on the eastern part of the main island of Viti Levu. However, you may never even see Suva–your first encounter with Fiji will probably be Nadi Airport and Nadi town.
I’d like to wrap up my Japan series by providing some itineraries based on my experience. There is so much to see and do, so please note that these are just suggestions. So many things can change your plans: getting on the wrong train (never happened to us in Tokyo, but happened a dismaying amount throughout Osaka and Kyoto),…
When it’s nice out in Seattle, David and I love going to the Ballard Locks.
For a beautiful sight of cherry blossoms in the spring, walk the Path of Philosophy in Kyoto.
Kyoto after dark.
You are going to see a lot of torii in this post. Torii are those ubiquitous vermillion arches you see around Japanese shrines. And they are the most famous feature of Fushimi Inari Taisha.
With its mountains, a river, and plenty of small old town charm, Arashiyama is a Kyoto day-tripper’s paradise.
There’s a lot to see and do in Tokyo. Here are some snippets of a few things you don’t want to miss!