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Papua New Guinea

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MacArthur Moment

Wednesday, 1 Jun 2022 | Views [154]

Altering plans during the pandemic has been the norm, even due to non-COVID issues. This journey has been no exception but what can you expect in Papua New Guinea (PNG)? Buses break down, flights get cancelled, permits force changes of plans and...it ... Read more >

Mt. Wilhelm

Saturday, 28 May 2022 | Views [194]

The other day, Cedric and I set out for Mt. Wilhelm, the highest point in Papua New Guinea (PNG). At 4,509 metres, it is the highest point in Oceania. To put it into perspective, it is higher than Mt. Whitney (the highest point in the conterminous U.... Read more >

Photos: Mt. Wilhelm

Saturday, 28 May 2022 | Photo Gallery

At 4,509 metres, it's the highest point in PNG
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Photos: Simbu

Thursday, 26 May 2022 | Photo Gallery

Pronounced "Chimbu"
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Life in the Highlands

Wednesday, 25 May 2022 | Views [167]

“When you travel, remember that a foreign country is not designed to make you comfortable. It is designed to make its own people comfortable.” –Clifton Fadiman After the hustle and bustle, heat and humidity of Port Moresby, the Highlands ... Read more >

Photos: Jiwaka

Tuesday, 24 May 2022 | Photo Gallery

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Highlands in a PMV

Monday, 23 May 2022 | Views [543]

Papua New Guinea (PNG) is a place you travel to really feel alive. Travel here can be challenging, but is unlike most other countries. My dream to walk the fabled Kokoda Track was officially dashed the other night due to time limits, permits, and the ... Read more >

Photos: Morobe

Monday, 23 May 2022 | Photo Gallery

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Kokoda Dream Shattered

Saturday, 21 May 2022 | Views [188]

When I have a dream, I rarely fail at achieving it. I’ve always been skilled at pulling strings and using that “Chris Farrell magic” to accomplish big goals. Even coming to Papua New Guinea (PNG) involved working some magic. I didn’... Read more >

Pot Mosbi

Friday, 20 May 2022 | Views [191]

Commonly just "Moresby," that’s how you spell and say Port Moresby in Tok Pisin, one of the official languages of Papua New Guinea (PNG). Home to at least 850 different languages, PNG is where I landed yesterday, with a goal of walking in the footsteps ... Read more >

Photos: Port Moresby

Thursday, 19 May 2022 | Photo Gallery

The capital of PNG, with a vibrant mix of people
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