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Loloata Island, Papua New Guinea


I admit, the city of Port Moresby lacks what one would call “tourism draws,” but I wouldn’t hesitate to take a visitor to Loloata Island… should we ever get a visitor here. Loloata is a small resort island off the coast of Port Moresby, accessible from town by a 20ish-minute car ride followed by a […] Read more…

Port Moresby Nature Park, Papua New Guinea

Trying to touch the cassowary.

A welcome escape from Port Moresby, the city’s Nature Park offers a clean, green, shady and safe 14-acres to wander. It re-opened in 2012 as PNG’s only zoological + botanical park, and has quickly become the number one attraction in the area. (It was formerly known as the National Capital Botanical Gardens.) Generous cages are […] Read more…