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Trip: Kokoda Track

There are [11] stories from my trip: Kokoda Track

MacArthur Moment

PAPUA NEW GUINEA | Wednesday, 1 Jun 2022 | Views [147]

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

PAPUA NEW GUINEA | Saturday, 28 May 2022 | Views [186]

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

PAPUA NEW GUINEA | Saturday, 28 May 2022 | Photo Gallery

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

PAPUA NEW GUINEA | Thursday, 26 May 2022 | Photo Gallery

Pronounced "Chimbu"
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Life in the Highlands

PAPUA NEW GUINEA | Wednesday, 25 May 2022 | Views [158]

“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

PAPUA NEW GUINEA | Tuesday, 24 May 2022 | Photo Gallery

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Highlands in a PMV

PAPUA NEW GUINEA | Monday, 23 May 2022 | Views [502]

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

PAPUA NEW GUINEA | Monday, 23 May 2022 | Photo Gallery

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Kokoda Dream Shattered

PAPUA NEW GUINEA | Saturday, 21 May 2022 | Views [179]

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

PAPUA NEW GUINEA | Friday, 20 May 2022 | Views [184]

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

PAPUA NEW GUINEA | Thursday, 19 May 2022 | Photo Gallery

The capital of PNG, with a vibrant mix of people
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