Rugby is the ‘national sport’ of Fiji. There are both 7’s and 15’s teams. What is known as Football in the UK is commonly referred to as Soccer here. Understanding the differences in Fiji sporting terms is important.
Pets in Fiji are treated differently by foreign owners and local owners. When bringing a dog or cat to Fiji there are a number of hoops you need to jump through. First of all just getting ready to leave the other country has its own requirements. Furthermore pets entering Fiji has its own set of rules.
Staying safe is paramount to all expats and travellers alike. Luckily for us Fiji is one of the safest countries to live in as an expat. Having said that, there are some simple precautions we would recommend. Find Your Feet can help you feel safe and secure in your new home country.More info here…
What can do you in Fiji in 2018? Moving to Fiji can be a daunting. “What can I do there?” is a question we often get asked. Find Your Feet can help identify the different aspects of Fiji and how to access them. There has a been a lot of information about new ventures in Fiji for 2018, so it’s a great time to try something new or try something you are used to doing, but in a whole new (hot) environment.
When searching for “weather in Fiji” one is often told that it is a raining. Given the high humidity there is a good chance of rain in any 24hr period. The Nadi side of the main island, Viti Levu is commonly known as the dry side of the island, while Suva hosts the rain.
A long school-break coupled with cyclone season can make for interesting times in Fiji. As school finishes in late November/early December for the end of the academic year, summer holidays loom before children and parents. You can take advantage of excellent local rates leading right up to your Christmas in Fiji
For any individual or family it is important to make sure you can eat food that you like and is healthy for you. No one wants to eat every meal in a restaurant. Most internet searches on Fiji Food gives you links to restaurants. At Find Your Feet we can help determine what to bring with you to suit your cooking preferences and what is readily available here.
As we are drawing to the end of the school year here in Fiji there are lots of decisions that need to be made for schooling in 2018. Whether an International School, Private School or Local School is right for your family. We can give you the information you need to make the right choice and give you a guide for the schools on offer.
I love a good Trivia Night, just adding a Wine Tasting and a great charity is excellent. Unfortunately I’ll be away for this one, but I would definitely recommend booking for this night, you will see familiar faces and definitely make new friends, all while having fun.More info here…
Internationally recognised level of French speaking/reading/writing. My kids have done courses here and have really improved their French.