New Caledonia Journals

Way to go

A July 2003 trip to New Caledonia by tough

Quote: We spent a fortnight travelling arond New Caledonia by rental car. Our accommodation was in hotels and bed-and-breakfasts.

Way to go


Highlights of this trip was the fact that New Caledonia is so close to New Zealand, and the people speak French.

The food is different, way of life is different, and it's a cultural experience not to be missed, ie Bastille Day in Noumea, petanque on the waterfront, elegant French people walking with their dogs.

Clear water, beautiful scenery.

Quick Tips:

Best Way To Get Around:

Walking, hire a car. In Noumea, catch the "Little Train". Get on and off where you want.

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