Our Adventure Timeline

September 2018

Lautoka Trip

By | September 1st, 2018|Categories: 2018-05 Fiji|

Fiji Customs allow yachts to stay in the country for 18 months, but Immigration only allow visitors 4 months.  Our visas were going to expire in 3 1/2 weeks so we had to leave the [...]

August 2018

Back to Nananu and In Between

By | August 23rd, 2018|Categories: 2018-05 Fiji|

After a couple nights on a mooring at Port Denarau, we got our raw water pump fixed.  It was not expensive, only an hour's labour and some parts, and they returned it in "like-new" condition. [...]

Nananu-I-Cake

By | August 15th, 2018|Categories: 2018-05 Fiji|

Fifty-two days at Nananu-I-Cake! A sufferer of "itchy anchor syndrome", who would have guessed I (Margy) would have let Whistler remain in the same anchorage for that long?  It was an interesting and active time [...]

July 2018

Bays and Bats

By | July 25th, 2018|Categories: 2018-05 Fiji|

After finishing our Advanced Open Water Dive Course in Savusavu, we headed south. We planned on following our sister boat, Exit Strategy, to Fulaga, 200NM south in the Southern Lau Group. About 20 miles south [...]

Suva Excursion

By | July 17th, 2018|Categories: 2018-05 Fiji|

While eating spaghetti on Monday night, Monty's crown fell off (his tooth)! Luckily, he didn't swallow it.  We were on our boat near the kiting spot off Nananu-I-Cake, 150 miles by car or a two-day sail [...]

Diving & Snorkelling in Fiji

By | July 13th, 2018|Categories: 2018-05 Fiji|

We anchored Whistler off the Jean-Michel Cousteau Resort. It was a nice anchorage, with 5-star resort views! The resort bures line the shore. Resort dock The resort caters to families. Children [...]