Papua New Guinea is one of the last places in the world where tribal culture still designates strongly through its foundations but as western civilization encroaches will it displace these traditions?
Well the good news is Lin travels to one of her favorite destinations Papua New Guinea to get in the thick of it and find out how tourism is in fact helping generate an income for villages that showcase their culture attracting visitors from around the world to experience these traditions. Enjoy the passion of the destination through the eyes of the people who live there and breathe in the lush environment that makes up their surroundings.
Lin travels with an operator Orion who really works hard to ensure their expeditions truly represent an accurate vision of the destination they travel to and ensure that the villages and locations they visit will not be displaced by the tourism they bring in.
This program will bring to you the culture, color, beauty and festivities of destination Papua New Guinea showing the diversity of a country that has over 600 languages and some of the most intact tribal culture in the world, some tribes still having minimal contact with the outside world.
See active volcanoes, cruise the Sepik River and visit the islands that truly make this place so remarkable but do it in a style that really embraces the traditions of culture and the heart of New Guinea.