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Personal Travel Manager Experiences the Heart of Papua New Guinea

Venture into the more remote islands of Papua New Guinea and you’ll find rich and varied cultures, fascinating history and stunning scenery that’s still relatively untouched. TravelManagers’ Maria Pandalai recently returned from a very special famil to this very special part of the world, hosted by South Sea Horizons....

2 years ago – Kokoda was closed. IT IS FINALLY OPEN !!

2 years ago today we were hit with the reality that all our ANZAC Day Kokoda expeditions would be cancelled due to this strange COVID19 bug....

The Iarqi

Papua New Guinea is a land so diverse and filled with many cultures and spiritual beliefs. Many Papua New Guinea cultures relate to villagers and their relationships with the forests they inhabit. In the East New Britain Forests, Papua New Guinea, a spirit called the Iarqi is believed to have healing powers and occasionally visits the Uramot people. ...

Linganga
The Lingaga _ Bainings Firedance

Many Papua New Guinea cultures follow a series of cultural events and processes when morning the passing of a village member. Depending on the cultural status of the deceased, some cultures have special performances to signify the beginning and end of the mortuary process. The Bainings people of the East New Britain Province of Papua New Guinea have a unique method of mourning their dead....

Papua New Guinea- open for tourist 2022

Papua New Guinea tour operators are now receiving guests in 2022. ...

Cultural tours - Papua New Guinea festivals
Cultural Tourism in Papua New Guinea

There is little doubt that the Covid-19 Pandemic has dramatically affected the tourism industry worldwide. And it has been a disaster for the entire tourism industry, causing crippling financial stress on all tourism stakeholders....

Lauren’s Kokoda Track Experience

This month I finished an amazing trek on the Kokoda trail and the thing that stuck out the most to me was the generosity and humility of the local people. They opened up their homes and villages to us and were the most inspiring and happy communities of people I have ever met....

Wallaby Walks Kokoda with South Sea Horizons

Former Waratah Al Manning runs a locally sourced and lead PNG Tourism business called South Sea Horizons, and he just mentioned that it would be awesome to get me up on the Kokoda Track at some point. That started the conversation. It quickly became apparent to me that it was something that if I didn’t seize the opportunity today then who knows when the chance would arrive again to do it with South Sea Horizons....

The Asaro Mudman – Eastern Highlands of Papua New Guinea

The Asaro Mudman - Eastern Highlands of Papua New Guinea ...

Papua New Guinean Cultural Safaris

East New Britain is part of a group of islands nestled in the northeast of Papua New Guinea. Once a strategic position for military outposts in both world wars, it is one of the more culturally diverse areas of Papua New Guinea. South Sea Horizons is proud to share the photographs and experiences we have encountered along the way while operating low impact responsible tours into regions of Papua New Guinea....

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