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Volcanic harbour- Mt Tavurvur smoking  
   

Volcanic harbour- Mt Tavurvur smoking

Rabaul and Kokopo

August 11th 2018
Saturday Rabaul We set a 6am alarm and went out on deck 6 and up the staircase one level to go to the bow of the ship. Sailing into Simpson harbour it was easy to spot the volcanic peaks that have done so much damage to Rabaul over the years and most notably in 1994. Mount Tavurvur is active still, puffs of smoke and steam visible against the early morning cl ... read more
Oceania » Papua New Guinea » East New Britain » Rabaul

Papua New Guinean Flag 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
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Tot: 1.306s; Tpl: 0.023s; cc: 9; qc: 45; dbt: 0.03s; 1; m:saturn w:www (104.131.125.221); sld: 1; ; mem: 1.3mb