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14 Ways to Take Stunning Instagram Photos in Fiji and Where to Go

From its glittering coral reefs and white sand beaches, to the mythical mountains and rainforests, Fiji offers some of the best photography opportunities in the South Pacific.
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April 15, 2019
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Sights

How Much Do You Need to Budget When Travelling to Fiji?

Fiji is justifiably renowned for its tranquil turquoise lagoons, spectacular white sand beaches, beautiful landscapes and abundant wildlife. It’s also generally thought to be an expensive holiday option when compared to more traditional getaway destinations like Indonesia and Southeast Asia.
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March 20, 2019
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Fiji

10 Unmissable Diving Locations in Fiji

There’s no denying Fiji can easily be considered one of the best diving spots in the world. Its warm, crystal-clear waters feature one of the world’s densest populations of underwater marine life (including colourful fish, turtles, sharks, eels and manta rays). It has channels that connect lagoons to the ocean and pristine coral structures.
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February 13, 2018
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Diving

Holiday Reading: 11 Fiji-Based Books to Suit Every Genre

With its 333 tropical islands, 500 hundred picturesque islets, beautiful climate and friendly people, Fiji has been the inspiration for a multitude of must-read books. Literary greats have loved the island country and include names such as Mark Twain, Rudyard Kipling and Jack London.
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March 20, 2019
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Activities

Incredible Facts You May Not Know About Fiji

Fiji is widely known for its incredible clear water, white sand beaches and island life. However this small island nation nestled in the South Pacific is more than just an island paradise, instead boasting a rich and vibrant history and a friendly, relaxed culture. Hidden treasures are found throughout in the form of little restaurants, welcoming families and private islands, but to get a good feel for what to expect, here are four key facts you may not have known about Fiji.
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March 20, 2019
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Fiji

Partnership With Cure Kids Fiji Aims to Save the Lives of Fijian Children

Captain Cook Cruises Fiji is pleased to announce a new partnership with Cure Kids Fiji and will work together in overcoming urgent child health challenges in Fiji to achieve significant improvements for children, their families and communities throughout the country.
Posted on 
September 1, 2018
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Families & Children

9 Tips for Cruising with Kids

Finding the perfect family holiday destination can be tough: you need to find something that will cater to children, while also giving adults a well-earned break. How can you make sure everyone will have a good time while they’re away?
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March 20, 2019
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Families & Children

Cast Away Into the Paradise of the Mamanuca Islands

Clear waters, bright coral gardens, pristine beaches and lagoons – sound like the holiday you’re dreaming of? The Mamanuca Islands are renowned for such natural beauty and have even been the scenery of choice for films like Tom Hanks’ Cast Away.
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March 20, 2019
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Fiji

What Kind of Travel Insurance Do You Need for a Cruise?

Cruising is a spectacular way to see the world. But like any holiday, there are some risks involved. If you’re planning on jumping onboard a cruise ship in the near future, you need to consider what type of travel insurance is needed.
Posted on 
June 14, 2018
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Captain Cook Cruises Fiji
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Guides

Safety on Board: Tips to Keep You Safe on Your Cruise

Despite the decreasing prices of aeroplane costs, the number of people taking cruises is continuing to rise. These days, more than 20 million passengers set sail every year and while strict laws are in place to keep passengers safe, it’s important to take your own safety and security measures on board.
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March 20, 2019
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Guides

Inaugural Lau Cruise – 22nd October 2013

The whole of the Lau Group has pristine and crystal clear water, and the colours in the water are truly beautiful.
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October 18, 2016
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Island Cruises

11 Must Visit Fijian Cultural and Historic Destinations

Fiji also offers plenty to see and do – so much so that it can seem overwhelming! That’s why we’ve chosen 8 of the destinations that should be on the top of your list.
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March 20, 2019
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What Kinds of People Go On a Cruise?

One of the most common questions we get from people who’ve never been on a cruise is: what kinds of people will be on the boat?
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March 20, 2019
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Guides

Fijian Welcoming Ceremonies: What to Expect

Nothing represents the essence of Fijian culture better than the ‘sevusevu’. This is the central component of all life-cycle rituals, social gatherings, healing ceremonies and community meetings. It is also a way for visitors to seek acceptance into a Fijian village. Attending one of these ceremonies is an amazing experience for any visitor to Fiji. Should you get the chance, here is some information on what to expect.
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March 20, 2019
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Wedded Bliss: Why Fiji Is the Ultimate Wedding Location

Fiji is one of the most romantic places on earth, and the perfect place to start your married journey.
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September 27, 2016
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Weddings

The Ultimate Cruise Packing Guide

Believe it or not, the items you take with you on a cruising holiday can make or break the trip. Never fear though, as there are a few quick ways to overhaul your packing methods, leaving room for all the clothes and accessories that a Fiji cruise really requires.
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August 19, 2019
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Captain Cook Cruises Fiji
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Guides

Why You Shouldn’t Leave Home Without Travel Insurance

Let’s face it – disaster is always going to strike at the most inconvenient times and usually when we least expect it. But you don’t have to let that perfect holiday be ruined by unexpected surprises when peace of mind is possible, and comes in the simple form of travel insurance.
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March 20, 2019
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Captain Cook Cruises Fiji
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Guides

What Is Firewalking in Fiji?

One of the most fascinating experiences on a Fijian holiday is witnessing the traditional firewalking ceremony. This is where the men of the village walk barefoot across a bed of hot stones, seemingly without burning their feet.
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March 20, 2019
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The Top 8 Ultimate Activities for Adrenaline Junkies in Fiji

There’s a lot to do in Fiji, and if you’re an adrenaline junkie, you’re in for a great surprise.
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May 11, 2017
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Activities

The Ultimate Cruise Packing Guide

Believe it or not, the items you take with you on a cruising holiday can make or break the trip. Never fear though, as there are a few quick ways to overhaul your packing methods, leaving room for all the clothes and accessories that a Fiji cruise really requires.
Posted on 
August 19, 2019
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Captain Cook Cruises Fiji
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Guides

The Best Places to Go Scuba Diving in Fiji

Fiji is a diving mecca. An underwater world that is unadulterated, beautifully intact and teeming with life. With over 1,200 species of fish to admire, and a colourful display of both soft and hard corals, divers are spoilt by the sheer diversity of sea life on offer.
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March 20, 2019
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Captain Cook Cruises Fiji
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Diving

Fijian Foods You Shouldn't Miss

Fiji is known for it’s incredible beaches and fascinating culture, but what many people don’t expect on their trip to this island paradise is to be presented with a range of local culinary delights that utilise the local produce. Here we’ve created a listed of Fijian cuisine you must try on your holiday.
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March 20, 2019
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Captain Cook Cruises Fiji
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Food & Drink

Top 3 Animal Encounters to Do in Fiji

For animal lovers, Fiji may be the perfect holiday destination. The beautiful islands are teeming with a rich array of wildlife, and there are plenty of opportunities to experience some of the wonderful creatures up close.
Posted on 
March 2, 2019
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Captain Cook Cruises Fiji
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Activities

Getting Married and Honeymooning in Fiji

Fiji is one of the most beautiful and romantic destinations on Earth and the perfect setting for both a wedding and a honeymoon. The scenery is breathtaking, the Fijian people are warm and welcoming and the variety of wedding and honeymoon options is endless.
Posted on 
September 27, 2016
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Captain Cook Cruises Fiji
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Weddings

How to Incorporate the Magic of Fijian Culture Into Your Wedding

The Ultimate Destination for Relaxation, Culture, Sun and Sea, Fiji is Also a Gorgeous Place to Marry the One You Love and Want to Spend the Rest of Your Life With.
Posted on 
June 30, 2017
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Weddings