Haus Poroman Lodge

Address: Mount Hagen, Papua New Guinea | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Mount Hagen


A travel blog entry by n6tk on Nov 25, 2014

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... walk. Then he must prepare a garden. Basically you mark it out and let the pigs snuffle about to turn and fertilize the soil. Then comes the tricky part. You need a fairly large amount of money, a couple of thousand dollars or a smaller sum and a few pigs to buy the bride. The entire village helps with this as no one could ever accumulate that much on their own. Then you bring the girl home so she can make babies, cook, clean, tend the crops and take care of the ...

Into the hills

A travel blog entry by n6tk on Nov 24, 2014

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... and blue sky. Looked like a Chinese watercolour. The highlands, although inhabited for a thousand years, were unknown to the rest of the world until the 30's and I don't think they've really changed that much. I did a bit of treking, a euphemism for poking around in everything. Little trails through the woods took me to the workers housing; small tidy huts, most with a vegetable garden. Water has been diverted from the other side of the lodge ...

Culture and Crises

A travel blog entry by joanneandjean on Jul 15, 2014

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... a small boat, with a turtle recently caught for lunch, on route to a grand river to hunt for gold. We invited them for coffee later and was surprisedly happy when they showed up! Making for some of the gathering their first ever coffee was a true delight... for what is conventional in some places is a rare in others, for instance, when was the last time you cooked up turtle for lunch?!

We was invited to come to there jungle retreat the following day so ...

Pogla (Mudmen), Tukla & Komun villages

A travel blog entry by sellers2013-14 on Feb 11, 2014

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... identifying a future that is different from traditional village life. Unlike many of the villages in India, here in PNG, even in the remote wilds of Karawari, the residents of the villages have more than enough food, good shelter, and are surrounded by family and friends. Here in Hagen, there are also schools that allow them to pursue education, and universities are available in town, only an hour walk from the villages.

Our first village is Pogla, ...

Mount Hagen

A travel blog entry by sellers2013-14 on Feb 10, 2014

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... the plane. Apparently, a plane lands here once or twice a week, on average, but there are many weeks when no plane lands here. The people here are so kind and friendly, it is hard to think of them killing and eating their enemies, but that was a different time...

Our plane lands, and George is ready to take us to Mt. Hagen, our next, and final, mainland PNG destination. George lives in Hagen, but says it is a very rough place, with very little for him to do ...

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