Destination Vanuatu July 01, 2015 06:30
It's time to imagine escaping from the daily grind and relaxing on white sandy beaches. A place where you can take a swim with the friendly colorful reef fish that eat straight out of your hands. You can shop at the many duty free retailers and visit the local market. To top off your day, why not head out to one of the many restaurants that provide a wide range of local seafood and cuisine. Now think about doing that in the Pacific Ocean exotic destination of Vanuatu.
Vanuatu is a land of rich lush tropical rain forests, beautiful blue lagoons, waterfalls and a myriad of hidden bays. The unique beaches that range from snow white to volcanic black, and you can't forget about the warm waters of aqua and dark blues. They have a fascinating underwater world of colorful tropical fish that live among magnificent shipwrecks and coral reef formations.
The nearly untouched tropical paradise, of the South Pacific lies only 2 hours, via plane, from Australia. The name means "Land Eternal". Vanuatu is a chain of 83 islands from volcanic beginnings formed in a Y-shaped archipelago. They stretch over some 800 kilometers of the Pacific Ocean, between Australia and Hawaii.
The capital, Port Vila, is a well developed tourist destination that boasts one of the most beautiful natural harbors in the world. The town offers excellent restaurants, duty free shopping, and a colorful local market. This is a gentle, peaceful place where the locals and visitors alike can simply take the time to enjoy just how blessed it has been by nature.
The rural areas of Vanuatu require a more adventurous spirit. Yet it is here that over 80% of the Ni-Vanuati people live in small villages, while maintaining the Melanesian culture as it has been for thousands of years. The Ni-Vanuatu people are a gentle, loving, friendly and peaceful people, who enjoys life's simpler pleasures in a country of diverse and unique customs and culture.
There are experiences for the traveler not found anywhere else in the world. Vanuatu is recognized as one of the most culturally diverse countries in the world. There are small communities of French, British, Australian, New Zealand, Vietnamese, Chinese and other Pacific Islands people living in harmony with the Ni-Vanuati.
This virgin tropical paradise of the South Pacific blue waters is of such beauty that one will never want to leave. Treat yourself to 5 Star accommodation and relax in the luxury that is the DXGrand Hotel. It boasts stunning views of Port-Vila and Mele Bay. The DXGrand Hotel offers unsurpassed quality in features, comfort and service.
While there, make sure to go deep sea fishing, put on your scuba gear and dive into the crystal blue water to view the amazing creatures, catch a short plane ride to a near-by deserted island and take a walk up an active volcano to view the spectacular eruptions.
Why not take advantage of the great holiday packages available and come and experience the peaceful lifestyle of a relatively new country where the true island living can be seen while you are still looked after in style.
If you have visited Vanuatu before, let us know what favorite spots and activities you enjoyed. If you would like to visit Vanuatu some day let us know about it and what else is on your bucket list.