Staying at the eastern edge, it was an immersion to tradiotional lifestyle, people doing still barter trade, and watching kind of floting markets in a canoe. Water can be very bumpy with strong tidal and wind currents!
Roviana and nearby Vonavona lagoons are stunningly beautiful places. Some mornings the waters are so still you can see shoals of fish and solo turtles swimming beneath the boat. Sunsets can be spectacular, just make sure you have plenty of memory left on your cameras card before you go. The predominant form of transport is dugout canoe, formed from a...
Munda (where we stayed for eight nights) is on the shores of Roviana Lagoon. Every morning we would see canoes (paddled and motored) loaded with everything from fruit to timber coming in to the daily market. The quiet carrying on of every-day life was very calming.