September 2017

To Do

Learning How to Scuba Dive in the Solomons

By on September 24, 2017

Diving in the Solomon Islands is like going to scuba Disneyland. Not only does the Solomons have some of the most biodiverse marine life in the world, World War…

To Do

Hiking Tenaru Falls

By on September 17, 2017

So far we’ve been pretty lucky in terms of organising weekend activities. If you can make enough enterprising friends, just sit back and wait for the invites to roll…


An Homage to Tuna and Rice

By on September 13, 2017

Tuna and rice is a Jones family special and my earliest memories of family dinners are of tuna and rice.

What is it? White rice, a slathering of mayo, and canned…

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Savouring Savo

By on September 9, 2017

Savo is a small island we’ve looked at many times from our deck during our morning coffees wondering, “What’s over there?”

Our recent research expedition has confirmed the following major facts:…

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The Bat Caves of Parisaia

By on September 2, 2017

Nid and I are huge fans of the Batman so when the opportunity came to visit bat caves in East Guadalcanal, we had to go for the odd chance…