"Shipped four white men at Viti Levu and sailed for home," continued Mr. Duckett.
The final regional division represents the northwestern parts of Viti Levu.
Rumors still persist of remnants of pygmoid people in the interior mountains of Viti Levu.
Among the Fijians themselves, the greatest contrasts occur between the eastern and the interior groups of Viti Levu.
The Trade-wind gave way to the cool land breeze from the big island of Viti Levu in the early morning of the 26th.
The Rewa, debouching through a wide delta at the south-east of Viti Levu, is navigable for small vessels for 40 m.
Vanua Levu is less fertile than Viti Levu; it has good anchorages along its entire southern coast.
Good bridle-tracks exist in all the larger islands, and there are some macadamized roads, principally in Viti Levu.
Viti Levu is the largest and most populous, being 97 miles from east to west, and 64 from north to south.