Rabaul is a place that has been on my bucket list for years. Mainly because of the volcanic activity, but also because it's in Papua New Guinea and because of where in the world it is. To me Rabaul is one of the ultimate exotic locations you can go to! The harbour is spectacular! Rabaul … Continue reading OMG!! I’m in PNG! Part Five: Always Rumbling Rabaul
While we were supposed to go to Kitava, another island of the Trobiands, there was a quick change of plan. It looked like the weather was going to be against us, so it was decided that instead of a day in Kitava, we would do scenic cruising into the extinct volcano that is Garove island, … Continue reading OMG!! I’m in PNG! Part Four: Gorgeous Garove Island
And so I find myself listening to the anchor dropping at the next stop on this amazing trip through Papua New Guinea. Yesterday we were in Doini Island, the day before in Alotau and today we are in the beautiful island of Kiriwina, in the Trobriand Island group in the Solomon Sea. The Trobriand island group … Continue reading OMG!! I’m in PNG! Part Three: One of a kind Kiriwina
The beautiful resort island of Doini (also known as Blanchard Island) is in the Samarai island group of the Louisiade archipelago in the Milne bay province. It is a privately owned resort (www.doiniisland.com) and before that it was a coconut plantation. Being it was a privately owned resort island, we thought it was safe enough that … Continue reading OMG I’m in PNG! Part Two: Delightful Doini Island
Come on a journey with me through amazing Alotau!
This is truly one bucket list experience you have to have!
Following America, I went with my dad for a week in Vanuatu in 1990. And so that began my love of the Pacific Islands - there is nowhere else in this world like them. Everyone is relaxed, everything works to 'island time' and life revolves around the ocean. Dad taught me a lot about nature … Continue reading Vanuatu – Paradise with live starfish!