PNG, Madang – Part One

11:59 pm Papua New Guinea, Travel

Rebecca and I had the opportunity to join some of our friends on a trip to Madang over Easter Weekend.

We took off from Port Moresby after many delays, only to return back to the point of departure flight due to hydraulic problems.

At the airport.

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Finally departing.

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Arriving back to a welcome with fire engines.

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Trying again early the next morning.

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Great view of the airport.

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The road we always use on our way to town.

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The mountains of PNG.

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Arriving in Madang.  The airport is visible in the middle.

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Over Krangket Island.

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Madang Resort.

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In town.

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Flights into Madang cease early in the afternoon due the large number of bats in the evening and during the night.

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A coming in to land on a tree.

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Yes, it was Easter. What is your eye drawn to – the cross, or Coke?

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The locals selling by the harbour.

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Coming home from church.

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Families having picnics.

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A tame tree kangaroo.

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There are lots of these birds.

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