Many people associate Fiji with the beauty of its nature and rightfully so—the islands—with their lush flora towering above the turquoise waters of the South Pacific—are breathtakingly beautiful. But Fiji has also been attracting visitors with its wellness industry that largely focuses on using natural ingredients from its islands as well as unique treatments and therapies that are rooted in the culture and history of the archipelago. One such treatment is the Bobo massage (pronounced bombo)—a traditional, centuries-old full body massage.
“[It] incorporates firm massage techniques while using traditional oil blends to increase the body’s circulation and vitality,” explains Anne Kingpayom, the spa manager at Kokomo Private Island, an American Express Fine Hotels & Resorts property.
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