Discover the unique flavours of banana wine at Muri’s Koteka Winery or visit the winery’s stall at Avarua’s weekly market. The wine is mixed with whatever fruit is in season – anything from passionfruit to mango or orange. There's also vodka and fresh vanilla pods for sale.
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Modern Canoes’ Stone Circle.
Ancient Canoes’ Stone Circle.