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Fiji Island Review

Fiji island is an island country in the Melanesia in the South Pacific Ocean which is spreaded over an area of about 2000 km towards the northeast of New Zealand’s Northern Island. The majority of Fiji’s islands seemed to have been formed through volcanic activities before 150 million years ago. Today, some geothermal activities still continuously occurring on the island of Vanua Levu and Taveuni.  As you find in the history, Fiji has been settled since the second millennium BC. Later on in the 17th and 18th centuries, the Dutch and the British had explored Fiji, which was considered to be a Crown Colony until the year 1970. During World War II, thousands of Fijians had volunteered to aid in Allied efforts because of their attachment to the New Zealand and Australian army units. Continue reading