Sights and activities in Fiji: beaches, diving, trekking, rafting and exotic culture
Tropical South Pacific nation of Fiji includes over 300 Pacific islands with beautiful beaches and great opportunities for surfing, coral reefs with spectacular diving and snorkeling, mountains and rainforests with great trekking and birdwatching, as well as a mixture of interesting local cultures. Fiji also hosts plenty of affordable beach resorts and golf courses.[b]Melanesian islands[/b] centrally located in the middle of the South Pacific, Fiji consists of an archipelago of 322 islands and many more islets, of which 106 are inhabited. Most of the Fijian people live on the two main islands of Fiji, Viti Levu and Vanua Levu. Fiji is one of the most popular tourism destinations as well as one of the main airline hubs in the South Pacific region, and a popular stopover place for travel between North America and Australia or New Zealand.