A day in the life with Island Spirit
The Village at the End
By Maartje Van Bussel
June 9th – 24th 2019, Taveuni, Fiji
‘Coconut Highway’, that’s what they call the bumpy but beautiful road to Lavena; the village where I will be volunteering for two weeks in a school. This tiny redheaded enthusiastic lady is taking me there….
June 11, 2019
Giving Sight in Fiji, it’s a Real Spectacle!
Giggles, jokes, nudges and eternal thanks are shared as the adults sit around the spectacled table. They each shake my hand on arrival and make their way slowly and thoughtfully to a spare space on the bench.
The women are the ones who start the joking and cheeky banter as…