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This branch covers the Pacific Islands as well as Papua New Guinea, often referred to as PNG. Please read this thread to find the answers to common questions, and ways to find solutions fast.
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I am a 22 year old female who is going to Fiji in a couple of weeks for 2 months (or longer)! I have been before, volunteering for 3 months, and absolutely adored it so am returning by myself. I am looking to get away from all the touristy bits (especially the Yasawas etc), but am not too sure where to go. As I am travelling by myself I want to be in a safe environment, but would rather be off the beaten track! Does anyone have any recommendations?
I would also love to do some…
we'll go to port mresby from cairns in a few days
we are italians and we know we dont need a visa but i read that there is a kind of entry tax to pay after landing
is it true?
do u know how much?
thanks in advance
we are thinking about spending the last three days of our trip in noumea and we were looking for some romantic thing to do and a nice and not too expensive hotel to stay
thank u so much as usual
I might spend some time in NZ in December but would like to combine the trip with some Pacific Island.
I have been to Samoa, Tonga and Fidji - thus was thinking of the Cooks just to relax, maybe Vanuatu.
However that's not the best time of the year to go there.
How bad is it really?
We are off to Raro and Aitutaki for our honeymoon in a months time (very excited), I keep seeing idyllic pictures of people Paddle Boarding I think off Muri and in Aitutaki, does anyone know of the paddle boards are easy to hire? I assume they are hired from the big posh hotels, but we aren't staying in one of them, can a non resident hire them?
Can anyone recommend nice places to eat on both islands? We will eat pretty much any cuisine, mid range budget.
Finally, do you need to wear…
We will visit French Polynesia next March for 9 days. What would your suggestion be to do in that 9 days? Is it worth it to buy a ticket to Bora Bora or is Moorea as beautiful?
Any suggestions on nice diving spots over there? And costs?
Thanks a lot
we havent booked our three days in tanna cos we are very confused
we would like to book a package of three days (2-3 nights), flight included from port vila but :
- we dont know if to buy separate on line flight and accomodation or
- if to wait to get there and buy a whole package from any tour agent or
- if we can find on line an already planned package
what would u suggest?
Do I need to have my own tent to camp in New Caledonia or do the campsites have their own tents included in the rate ? I couldn´t find this information neither on LP guidebook nor on the NC tourism office websites.