The Lovett's Big Adventure

Manta Rays

Yesterday we went snorkeling with manta rays. These aren’t your ordinary sting rays. They are giants measuring 5 feet across. They float like a cloud through the water. It was fun snorkeling with Cheryl because she is fascinated my animals and never tires of...

Namena

Another island in Fiji that is a nature preserve and thus the fish are protected and the snorkeling is fantastic. Great day with the Nortons followed by the best sunset ever

Savusavu

Sailed overnight to Savusavu. It was quiet and calm which is what we needed after the last passage. This morning the fog had settled into the hills of Savusavu. It almost looked like snow. Fiji is by far the prettiest place we’ve been. If you get a chance...

Bay of Islands

Wow! That’s how you describe Fiji. The best so far. We are anchored in a bay called the Bay of Islands. I wondered why they called it that until we got there. There are too many to count little islands that look like flower pots. The water is breathtaking...

Mounu

Had an amazing dinner at a small island resort with 4 cabins. Met a man named Adell who is mid seventies. He has dove in 59 countries and has seen every country except 3 which he will visit this year. The owner is a single woman and she’s also the chef. She...

Tongan Culture

Today we visited the Botanical Gardens. They were created by a man when he received 20 acres at 8 years of age. He is now 78 and has National Geographic film and study his specimens twice. His wife and he explained much of their culture. Family and community...