Aug 5-8 Wewak + Muschu Island PNG August 8th 2011 I flew into Wewak in the morning. Wewak is the basepoint for the famous Sepik River and its tributaries. I never got to go to them though because of lost time and because of the extravagant costs.
The airport is right off the ocean a bit out of town. I started to walk towards the town, and then shortly after a pickup pulled over from PNG Power company and the man gave me a ride into town to th ... read more
Oceania » Papua New Guinea » East Sepik » Wewak The eastern half of the island of New Guinea - second largest in the world - was divided between Germany (north) and the UK (south) in 1885. The latter area was transferred to Australia in 1902, which occupied the northern portion during World War I ... ... read more