THE BEST WAY TO FIJI
From LAX, Air Pacific offers nonstop service, and Air New Zealand and Virgin Australia offer connecting service (change of plane) to Nadi. Restricted round-trip fares begin at $960, excluding taxes and fees.
WHERE TO STAY
We booked our stays at Nukubati and Toberua through Journey Pacific, http://www.journeypacific.com, (800) 704-7094.
Nukubati Private Island, Great Sea Reef, Fiji; http://www.nukubati.com, (800) 707-3454, (679) 603-0919. Doubles from $710 a night, including accommodations, all meals and drinks (including alcohol), laundry, nonmotorized recreation and transportation to and from the airport.
Toberua, Nausori, Fiji; http://www.toberua.com, (679) 347-2777. Bures that sleep four from about $310 a night. Price includes breakfast.
Fiji Orchid, Saweni Beach Road, Lautoka, Nadi, Fiji; (679) 664-0099, http://www.fijiorchid.com. Doubles from $275. Price includes transfers to and from the airport and marinas.
TO LEARN MORE
For more information, go to http://www.fijime.com.