The mountains are capped with snow and the waters are bathed in dazzling sunshine.
The 30-year old resort, one of the first to open on Denarau Island, is set in lush, manicured gardens.
Pristine countryside and rich Maori culture dominate this 1500-kilometre journey on a road less travelled.
From noodles in a Japanese sake bar to ''the best peanut butter ever'', there is plenty for foodies to enjoy in Queenstown.
Because this is a transcendental summer's day, we have two views of one of the greatest peaks on earth.
The Outrigger Fiji Beach Resort volunteer tourism initiative is proving to be a holiday highlight for many guests.
All-inclusive prices, a laundry, a kids' club: these are five-star amenities that can make a family holiday.