Special Offer 7 nights for 5

Special Offer -Jan/Feb/March 2016. Bayview Villas with private pools Stay for 7 nights and pay for 5. Plus free airport transfers from Savusavu AND Labasa airports. Each villa has its own 5 metre swimming pool, and  a magnificent view of the bay.
October 25th, 2015|Categories: Life at Daku, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Special Offer 7 nights for 5

Vintage Fiji Vacations at Vintage Prices

Daku Resort is Vintage Fiji at Vintage Prices – a perfect holiday. It has all the pleasures of a bure in a traditional bayside resort without the  prices of five star resort life. A place to kick […]

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A musical delight

Susan Deas is a great 'de-bunker' of much of the seriousness and pomposity of musical appreciation. We went through pitch, rhythm, dynamics, melody, harmony, texture and form. Daunting? Not a bit of it. After years of never understanding musical structure, I started to appreciate the difference between major and minor, the role of different instruments, and even the real role of the conductor.
January 22nd, 2016|Categories: Music, Uncategorized|Comments Off on A musical delight

Sketching and watercolours with Malcolm Carver

Malcolm’s style is hands-on: he takes a student’s work and adds a stroke – and suddenly a severe horizon is transformed into a living landscape.
November 30th, 2015|Categories: Art, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Sketching and watercolours with Malcolm Carver

Yoga Corner: opportunities and challenges

October 30th, 2015|Categories: Yoga|Comments Off on Yoga Corner: opportunities and challenges

Squash week October 4 – 11

July 20th, 2015|Categories: Eco-Tours, Paradise Courses, sport, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Squash week October 4 – 11

Laughter: giggling, gasping and guffawing

Last week we had a truly hilarious laughter workshop with Jani Burdett. For almost 40 minutes (37, to be exact) she had a group of people bellowing, roaring and cackling with laughter. It’s an extraordinary […]

May 16th, 2015|Categories: Life at Daku, Uncategorized, Yoga|Comments Off on Laughter: giggling, gasping and guffawing

Yoga therapy and spinal health

Liz Bennett has been teaching yoga and working as a physiotherapist for over 15 years. She comes to Daku Resort in Fiji in August and reflects on the benefits of her practice as […]

April 25th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Yoga therapy and spinal health

Open your eyes!

If there’s a mantra for a week that was it: Open your eyes to the beauty around you – starting off with the beauty of the view straight in front of the yoga shala. It’s […]

April 3rd, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Open your eyes!

The sacred red prawns of Naweni

The sacred red prawns of Fiji are found in only two places, and Naweni,  just 25 km from Savusavu, is one of them.  They are known as ura-buta – cooked prawns – because of their […]

March 13th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on The sacred red prawns of Naweni

Lois’ drawings: the details of Daku

I love it when a guest just happens to have sketched their time at Daku. I have no idea why I interpret it as a compliment but I do – maybe […]

January 2nd, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Lois’ drawings: the details of Daku

Mangos……

The market has been full of mangos…..

 

December 22nd, 2014|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Mangos……

A bit of paradise on a paintbrush

Malcolm was back at Daku in November liberally spreading paint, humour and good cheer.  The sounds of the workshop seesaw between raucous laughter and then deep, silent concentration. Malcolm takes his […]

December 16th, 2014|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on A bit of paradise on a paintbrush