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Feb 22, 2016 - Ambua - Part 2

It is strange to be on a large scale property and be the only guests. Kind of special. but a bit weird. We walk the property grounds, just Lidia & I, and see many new, different bird species. Asked the staff whether they could arrange a local village visit for us & they did. We visited two different villages. One thing in common is that men & women sleep in different houses; even if married. If a man goes into a 'women' house, even to visit his wife, that infraction of the law will cost him 1,000 kina ! Did not hear of a reciprocal fine...

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Feb 19, 2016 - Tari & The Ambua Lodge, Part 1

The lack of technology lately has been a challenge. Frustrating - More So. So, as it takes 30 minutes to upload 12 photos, and Ambua was worthy of a few pics, it shall have two parts. The first scene was worth an unscripted academy award, and as far as I know. no one was paid anything ! Our journey from Hagen to Ambua Lodge begins with a flight to Tari. There's only two gates from the same departure area so everything happens in the same place. The flight departure before ours is going to Port Moresby (POM). Boarding the twin engine...

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