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Author: milman3806

Joined: 1/22/2013
Posts: 2
Trips Taken: 2
Traveler Since: 2006

February 04, 2013

 Those of you who traveled to Fiji, did you take malaria pills before leaving home.  Thank you.

Author: wattsed

Joined: 3/30/2010
Posts: 126
Trips Taken: 2
Countries Visited:

All seven continents, 113 countries and all states except Hawaii and Idaho.Plus some interesting places that are not countries such as The zores, Falkland Islands, South Georgia, etc.

Traveler Since: 2010

February 04, 2013

My wife and I did not and, to my knowledge, no one else in our group took any either...we were there in the month of December...

Author: nanaandpapa

Joined: 3/30/2011
Posts: 442
Trips Taken: 15
Countries Visited:

Aruba, Austria, Australia, Bermuda, Belgium, Botswana, Canada, China, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominican Rep., Egypt, England, Fiji, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, India, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Luxembourg, Mexico, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Russia, South Africa, Spain, St. Marten (fr), St. Martin (nd), Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, Turkey, Ukraine, USA, Vatican, Zimbabwe

Traveler Since: 2002

February 04, 2013

 

According to the CDC there is no malaria transmission in Fiji. We were there in July and saw no mosquitos at all, but that is winter, despite 90's and high humidity.

Author: luisa

Joined: 3/13/2010
Posts: 467
Trips Taken: 8
Countries Visited:

Bahamas, Cayman Islands, Canada, Mexico, Spain, France, Monoco, Croatia, Switzerland, The Netherlands, Belgium, Germany, Austria, Italy, Greece, Turkey, Egypt, Morocco, Chile, Argentina, Australia, New Zealand, Fiji

Traveler Since: 2006

February 05, 2013

No, and I didn't see any mosquitos in Fiji. 

Author: milman3806

Joined: 1/22/2013
Posts: 2
Trips Taken: 2
Traveler Since: 2006

February 06, 2013

 Thank you for your responses.

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