The Guide

Bula Bride — Queensland Brides Expo 2016

As you may have heard through Bula Bride’s social media channels, Bula Bride is bringing some of Fiji’s finest wedding vendors from Fiji to you!…

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The Rhum-Ba Fiji

Since the opening of the Rhum-Ba at the Denarau Yacht Club, I have been trying to visit to try it out, with no luck. My…

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Tourism Fiji Wedding Expo Wrap Up

This weekend was the first Tourism Fiji Wedding Expo to be held at the Shangri-La Fijian on the Coral Coast. Over 40 vendors participated offering…

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Hair Tips for a Fiji Wedding

Clint from Silver Strand joins the blog to share expert hair tips for a Fiji wedding.

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Places to Eat Fiji – EcoCafe Fiji

One of my fondest memories of our wedding week in Fiji was taking the girls to EcoCafe on the Coral Coast, now one of my…

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Communicating with your wedding Planner & Suppliers

Organising a Fiji Destination Wedding can be trying at times. The majority of it is done online – from the initial research, to finding inspiration…

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Queensland Brides Expo 2015

As you may have heard through Bula Bride’s social media channels, Bula Bride is bringing some of Fiji’s finest wedding vendors from Fiji to you!…

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Likuliku Lagoon Resort

Australian photographer James Day popped over to Fiji with his Mrs for a trip that ticks all the boxes. They headed to the Mamanucas -…

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The Stop Over – Raffles Gateway Hotel

Arriving in the later afternoon into Nadi, we were unable to take our transfer to Savusavu until the next morning. This ment we had a…

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The Farewell

As I was browsing through the photos of yesterday’s Navutu Stars wedding of Dan & Kylie, I found the documentation of the wedding parties farewell…

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Fiji Honeymoon – Blue Lagoon Cruises

Not only is Fiji fabulous for a destination wedding it is also fabulous for a honeymoon! Pure relaxation and romance in paradise makes for a…

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J.Hunter Pearls Farm Tour

While in Savusavu I was invited to J.Hunter Pearl’s Farm & HQ for a little tour and to learn more on these divine little gems….

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Island Hoppers Fiji

On our recent trip to Savusavu we had the pleasure of flying Island Hoppers Fiji. Island Hoppers Fiji offers express transfers from Nadi Airport or Denarau…

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Bula Bride Giveaway Winners — Sarah & Marty

Remember when we gave away an awesome prize package at the Queensland Brides Expo in October last year. Well today I have the pleasure of…

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Savusavu

My apologies for it being a little quite on the blog. I have just returned from a short stay in magical Savusavu, doing research for…

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Fiji Made » Hot Glass Fiji

It’s no secret here at Bula Bride I love all things handmade. I’m a hand maker myself (if that makes sense). Hot Glass Fiji is…

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Ain’t No Mountain High Enough — Fiji Wedding Photography

If you have been flicking through the pages of Bula Bride Magazine, you may have come across this breathtaking shoot by Stu & Malia: Photographers….

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Mings’ Fiji Fling – The Beachouse

Today on the blog we have Byron Bay Photography and Bula Bride Directory Member Ming Nomchong guest post. Ming is no stranger to Fiji, I…

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Food Series: Ports O’ Call

While in on my recent trip in Fiji to grab some last minute shoots for the Magazine, I had the pleasure of being invited to…

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News // Essence of Fiji

I love hearing of new ventures opening up in Fiji. Especially when they involve indulgence and convenience! Today I have the very exciting news that…

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PRAWN CURRY by Chef Peter Kuruvita – Flying Fish Fiji

Continuing Bula Bride’s Food Series, today on the blog we have a delicious Prawn Curry by Chef Peter Kuruvita. Peter is well known for his…

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Just the two of you, saying I do! — Fiji Elopements

There is a growing trend of Elopements – and to be honest I don’t couples for choosing so. Elopements are perfectly intimate, a special moment…

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Planning your Fiji Honeymoon

The honeymoon – the second most important thing to consider apart from the dress in your wedding planning! Since your in Fiji, why not soak…

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Bula Bride – Fiji Wedding Songs

I may be a little late to the party to discover Spotify. It’s like the new Pinterest for compiling songs without having to dig through…

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Fijian Chicken Curry by Chef Seeto – Castaway Island Resort

Today we have another scrumptious dish for you from Lance Seeto, Executive Chef at the iconic Castaway Island Resort. I had the pleasure of sampling…

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Bula Bride News / Nadi Airport Upgrade

Some very exciting news for Fiji! Nadi International Airport will undergo a major FJD $103 million (USD $57 million) upgrading program over the next 2…

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Hens Party Fiji – Justine

Not to sure what to do with your girlies once your in Fiji? Well your definitely not left scratching your head for ideas when it…

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Food Series: GAZPACHO VERDE by Chef Erwin – Vomo Island Resort

Food in Fiji is a hot topic at the moment – with some of the finest chefs hitting Fiji’s resorts and islands, creating all things…

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Shopping for Fiji Wedding Favours

While in Fiji I had a half an hour window to do some shopping in Sigatoka Town (The Salad Bowl) on the Coral Coast. I…

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Making Memories Fiji — Island Cruise

A Destination Wedding is all about spending time with the loved one’s who have made the effort to come and be apart of your day….

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Fiji Wedding Packages

Wedding Packages can some times be perceived as ‘what you see is what you get’ – not at all! Majority of resorts offer packages – they…

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Fiji Wedding Guide – FAQs

I have received a lot of questions over the past couple of months in regards to planning – So I thought I’d create a Fiji…

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Gone Fishing in Fiji 

A common activity for Boys Day Out or Bucks Parties is fishing and there is no better place than Fiji to do it. Personally we…

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Seaspray Day Sailing Adventure aka Booze Cruise

Looking for something to do the day before or after the wedding with your guests. One idea to truly experience the beauty of the Fijian…

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Mainland Vs Island Fiji Wedding

Today we have the wonderful Chelsea Hall from Chelsea Jayne Weddings on the blog to discuss choosing a mainland or island wedding. Chelsea is a…

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The First Look

The First Look is such a ‘should we?’ question. Is it ok to see each other before the ceremony? Does it break tradition? Is it…

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Wedding Photography Top Tips by Zoomfiji

If there is one thing on your wedding day that is as important as your dress, its the photography. Photography on your big day will…

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Katie & Ben’s Rakiraki Fiji School Visit

You may remember Katie & Ben from their Wananavu 1920s Wedding previously featured on the blog. Katie is back to share with us a little…

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7 Reasons to Say “Yes” to a Destination Wedding

Bula Bride is excited to introduce you to Mandi Forrester Jones of Worldwide Weddings. Mandi is an expert when it comes to planning Fiji Destination…

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Cloud 9 — Cloud Break

Ever wanted to get married in the middle of a coral reef or looking for a unique idea for your Hens or Bucks? Introducing Cloud…

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Engagement Sessions

Engagement Sessions are such a fun experience and a great way to get to know your photographer before the big day. I spoke to three…

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Pinterest

Did you know Bula Bride is on Pinterest? We are obsessive pinners just like you! Pinterest is such a valuable tool in help bring your…

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EcoCafé Fiji — Coral Coast

If your looking for a hen’s idea, a bite to eat outside the resort, or a taste of real Fijian food then Ecocafé is a…

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The Recon

The Recon. What am I talking about? This should definitely be something to consider when starting to plan your Fiji Wedding. Once you have made…

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11 Love Songs

Here are my Top 11 love songs at the moment (I couldn’t keep it to 10). These were on our Reception playlist at our wedding…

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