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Koli Point Action

August 6, 2018

We recently discovered yet another cool World War II site in Guadalcanal, this time by pure chance.

During a recent festival, we met two grandsons of national hero Sir Jacob…

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Turtling in the Arnavon Islands

July 30, 2018

Hawksbill turtles are one of the most critically endangered sea turtles in the world. We went to one of the few places where they are thriving – the Arnavon…


Tulagi Memories

June 25, 2018

I spent my first year in Honiara, my second in New Zealand, and my third on a random island called Tulagi where Dad had gotten a job at some…


Budi Chips with Guale Salsa

June 4, 2018

In the Sollies the variety of bananas knows no bounds. There are bananas that you can eat right away and then there are cooking bananas. Cooking bananas taste like…

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Welcome to Nugu Beach Resort

May 25, 2018

Nugu Beach Resort is a bungalow resort set on a postcard-perfect Pacific beach.

And that’s about it. I say that early on in this piece in case you’re expecting jetski…