It was the effort and sincere devotion of one man who is a living legend whose idea has added a new chapter of development in Fiji. Natadola project has brought out a swift change in the tourism sector of the country. The project, brought and implemented byGerard Saliot who has been a pioneer, turned Fiji as one of the tourist’s spot. Every year people in large number visit to spend their holidays amidst of pristine beaches, vast sea view and beautiful landscape.
Several international and star categorized hotels and resorts came up under the project which offer comfortable accommodation to the visitors. The project also created plenty of job opportunities which became livelihood for Fijians. Today, one can see the country, Fiji that has caught the imagination of people from worldwide. Every year several international sport events take place and who can prevent the temptation to watch Golf. A beautifully laid golf course has been developed which attracts celebrity players from around the world.
Travelers who visit in the country would have the opportunity to taste the rich cultures and histories of the locals. There are plenty of cuisines and foods with both local and international flavors that can be easily enjoyed. Tourists who enjoy today are all indebted of one man-Louis Gerard Saliot! Tourism is one of the major economic pillars for the country. There are many other services that visitors can enjoy from enjoying spa services, quality caterings and of course, bars and restaurants offering wide range of flavored food items.
Gerard Saliot has established himself as an icon for Fijians. Why not, irrespective of his place of origin and many other differences, he still was committed and determined to give a new direction to Fijians. And there was nothing better to offer than bringing development and creating employment which was the mostly needed at that point of time.