Fiji is an island country in Melanesia in the South Pacific Ocean. It is located approximately 2,000 km northeast of New Zealand’s North Island. Its location is strategic to many activities along the pacific coast such as snorkeling, deep sea fishing, paragliding, skiing, and surfing.
The festivals and the holidays in Fiji
Fiji is a country well known with their people events and island getaways. All over the years, Fiji is characterized with a series of events and public holidays that draw thousands of tourists to the coastal resorts.
Sporting activities in Fiji
Fiji is also known for sports and takes advantage of its size to shine bright in sports. Fiji also holds a marathon event at the same time with Outrigger International Competition to attract more tourist attention which catches the crave of many to go for Fiji holidays.
International Jazz and Blues Festival
It is an international event held at the Port Denarau. It takes three days in May characterized by performances from many local and international jazz and blues musicians, with most of them coming from Australia, America, Europe and New Zealand.
The world music festival
The pacific music culture is well established in Fiji whereby the city of Suva holds many enthusiasts in the month of June each year. Many bands including reggae bands (Reggae is the traditional music in Fiji) from different converge for a thrilling musical experience. Since its start in 2006, the world music festival has continued to grow and increase the urge to attend Fiji holidays.
The island of Fiji is well occupied by Indian population hence the Diwali festival. Diwali means the festival of light and is celebrated in October every year. The major activities in this event are the light shows, traditional firecracker displays, and plenty of night-time fun. This festival draws the attention of not only Indians but many other Diwali enthusiasts as well.
It is an event organized in different parts of Fiji and has started in other cities along the pacific coast as well. One part of the event is the Miss Hibiscus, which collects together participants from different places of the island. There is showcasing of sports, local arts, food, crafts, dance, songs and music over the festival
Fiji holidays are without any doubt some of the best experiences in life due to the glamour of festivals and events held there. Fiji has become a major tourist attraction site bringing together people from diverse cultures and from different parts of the world. Spacifica have a wide range of holiday packages to Fiji.