Monthly Archives: August 2019

Dukes & Dugongs – The Duke of York Islands

From Kokopo we motor across the channel for a couple of hours to the Duke of York islands. There are 13 islands in this group, all low-lying coral atolls.  Apparently in 2000 many of the inhabitants were re-located to the … Continue reading

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Kicking Back In Kokopo

Every time I type the word Kokopo, my autocorrect changes it to Kokomo.  Remember the Beach Boys song “Kokomo”?  “Off the Florida Keys, there’s a place called Kokomo That’s where you want to go to get away from it all … Continue reading

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Twelve Days in Rabaul

We weren’t intending to stay this long in Rabaul, and some uncharitable people might say it’s 11 days too long, but for the most part we’ve enjoyed our time here.

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