Fiji is a beautiful archipelago located in the South Pacific Ocean, east of Australia. It consists of over 330 islands, of which around 110 are inhabited. The largest islands are Viti Levu and Vanua Levu, which together account for the majority of the country’s population of approximately 900,000 people. Fiji is known for its stunning beaches, clear waters, and warm tropical climate.
The official language spoken in Fiji is Fijian, with English being the second official language. Hindi and other local languages are also spoken. Fijian culture is diverse and influenced by Polynesian, Melanesian, and Indian cultures.
The primary currency used in Fiji is the Fijian dollar (FJD). Major credit cards are widely accepted in hotels, restaurants, and shops, and ATMs are available in most towns and cities.
The local time in Fiji is GMT+12, making it 12 hours ahead of GMT in the UK. Fiji does not observe daylight saving time.
The flight time from the UK to Fiji is around 24 hours, with stopovers in major cities such as Hong Kong or Singapore. The main airport in Fiji is Nadi International Airport, located on the west coast of Viti Levu. The airport serves as the main hub for Fiji Airways and is served by a number of international airlines. The address for the airport is Queens Rd, Nadi, Fiji.