City that is the capital of East New Britain in PNG.

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Travel Review of Kokopo

Away Travel Expert: Matt Link
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TravelExpert Tips & Helpful Hints
  • Kokopo is a good place to get your bearings in PNG. You can easily get out of Port Moresby to here; Air Nuigini, the nation's carrier, runs one to two flights daily.
  • Banana boats can be cheaply chartered to any of the neighboring islands or coves. Look for them on the beach by the post office.
When nearby Rabaul's volcanoes exploded in 1994, pretty much wiping out that town, Kokopo's population also exploded—from about 3,000 in 1990 to more than 20,000 in 2000. Thriving Kokopo, strung along the edge of Blanche Bay, is a

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East New Britain Province
Papua New Guinea

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