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Port Moresby, on Paga Point, is the capital of Papua New Guinea.
The popular bathing spot south of the capital is Ela Beach.
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The capital of Papua New Guinea gets its name from the British
Captain John Moresby who explored the area in 1873, and named the port after his father,
Admiral Sir Fairfax Moresby.
Japanese forces came to within 35 miles of Port Moresby in 1942, but
were repelled by a joint US and Australian counteroffensive.
British High Commission in Port Moresby:
Kiroki Street, Gordons, Port Moresby.
Situated within the vast campus of the University of Papua New Guinea in Port Moresby, the
National Capital Botanical Gardens is one of the prime tourist attractions in the country.
Located on the
6th Floor of Monian Tower on Douglas Street, Port Moresby, the
Port Moresby Chamber of Commerce
and Industry (POMCCI) has been an active, member-based business
chamber in Papua New Guinea's capital city since the 1920s.
Port Moresby Hotels.
Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea.
Airways Hotel Port Moresby.
|Airways Hotel is Papua
New Guineas finest hotel, a member of Boutique Hotels and Resorts International and
one of the most unique airport hotels in the world.
Nestled into the mountainside in its
own botanical gardens with stunning views from crystal clear waters of Bootless Bay to the
majestic mountains of the Owen Stanley Ranges, it is just 2 minutes from Jacksons
The Orchid Rooms and Suites at the Airways Hotel provide guests with every facility and
comfort that they require with a personal butler on call 24 hours a day.
The hotel has 83 rooms on four floors, a swimming pool, tennis court and
Hotel: Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea.
Corner Hunter & Douglas Street
Plaza Port Moresby.
|Experience the Crowne
Plaza Port Moresby and you'll discover a different perspective on Papua New Guinea.
Plaza Port Moresby is situated on a hilltop in the heart of the business district and
commands panoramic views of the Coral Sea and surrounding inland areas.
Conveniently located 15 minutes from Jackson's International Airport, it makes visiting
Port Moresby a highly comfortable prospect for business travellers.
Holiday Inn Port
Moresby: Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea.
Waigani Drive and Wards Road.
Inn Port Moresby.
|Situated in Waigani,
just 10 minutes from the city centre and Jackson's Airport, the Holiday Inn Port Moresby
is surrounded by 5 acres of lush tropical gardens.
Close to the National Government Offices, the industrial centre at Gordons and the
commercial area of Boroko.
Budget Accommodation in Port Moresby
Hideaway Hotel is a mid market hotel located
six minutes from Jacksons
International Airport, Port Moresby.
The hotel also offers guests the largest conference
facilities in Papua New Guinea, 'The Spirit Room' Restaurant, 'Secrets' Bar and Nightclub,
The 'VIP Lounge', a tour desk, general store and swimming pool.
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