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Diving Munda

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January 19, 2019

#Magicalmunda, that’s their tagline. Located in Roviana lagoon in Western Province, Munda is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the Solomon Islands. Its drawcard: diving.

We arrived at…

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Poha

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January 18, 2019

Signs are rare in the Solomon Islands as are advertisements for local attractions. Naturally we were surprised to see both of them in the form of a huge billboard…

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Pimp your Ride

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December 19, 2018

 In Honiara, one of our favourite cultural practices is the vehicle sticker. No vehicle here is complete without its own gawdy sticker and the bigger the better. (Click image…

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Concerning Fern

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December 17, 2018

Fern is sold by the bunches at the market and most commonly transformed into Fern Salad. So common, we’ve never seen it served in any way other than Fern…

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How to Import a Car to the Solomon Islands

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December 6, 2018

We threw the towel in, sold our old hunk of junk and imported a new car. Worth it? Completely.

Cars that come to Honiara have short lives and frequent visits…

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There’s always money in the banana stand

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November 21, 2018

Solomon Islands boasts some of the most delicious bananas we’ve ever eaten and there are over 200 varieties to try. Coming from a country where we have a choice…

Solomon Islands To Do

Visiting Vilu

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October 31, 2018

Vilu War Museum is an open-air museum displaying one of the biggest collections of World War II artefacts in Solomon Islands. These artefacts, mostly American and Japanese, have been…

Solomon Islands To Do

Trying Tri Club

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September 27, 2018

Before coming to the Solomon Islands, the longest distance Nid had ever ran in a single stint was 2 km, which would have to be followed by a set…

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Aunties discover a new way to use sanitary pads (and you won’t believe what happens next!)

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September 18, 2018

Apostolic Jerusalem Anointing Oil, step aside. There’s a new kid on the block.

We were at the market this morning looking for coconut oil when we finally happened across the…

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Pack list for the Sollies

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September 10, 2018

Moving to the Solomon Islands and wondering what to pack? Now that we’ve been here for a year we feel like we can pass on a little bit of…