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Oceania » New Caledonia » South Province » Île des Pins January 13th 2012

A shared breakfast at the Waterfront early and a #11 ticket for our tender.A tender is the life boat in real life but since we can't anchor at some of our shore excursions we use these to take us to the jetty on the Isle of Pines. This island has 2000 inhabitants mostly involved with the tourism industry of cruise ships. It is part of New Caledonia so French is spoken as well as native languages and a little English. We disembarked in Kuto Bay and had a little walk around to start our day. There is an obvious fort like fence near this port, possibly built by the French to keep out the locals. The locals had set up stalls with food and souvenirs for sale, there was dancing and music displays and every thing ... read more
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Oceania » New Caledonia » South Province » Île des Pins December 14th 2010

Week-end à l'île des pins, l'île la plus proche du paradis...... read more
Baie de Kanuméra
Baie de Kanuméra
Elle est pas belle la couleur de l'eau?

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